Datefeed - product ID
In reading the instructions and descriptions of each field, it tells me the product ID should be the Part Number (unique), which I have used but the upload doesnt like it, I have ensured there is no leading spaces or white space, removed some dashes that were in the middle of the number, even made up a totally new Part number and it still doesnt like it, Help! has anyone got experience or words of wisdom on how to fix this issue?
Re: Datefeed - product ID[ Edited ]
July 2016 - last edited July 2016
the id attribute may be just about any alphanumeric value,
such as an internal sku -- a best-practice is to simply use
a mix of letters and numbers for id; e.g.
the id attribute must be unique per item, per target-country.
unique product identifiers (mpn, gtin, brand) are for global-trade
that uniquely identifies an exact item, and ties that specific item
to a specific manufacturer.
all unique product identifiers (global-trade-data) values
must be assigned by a manufacturer -- not a merchant.
mpn, brand, and gtin, must be manufacturer-assigned values.
self-assigned unique-product-identifiers (global-trade-data) are not allowed.
for items without the proper, valid, global-trade-data
google requires that the values not be submitted --
but instead, requires identifier_exists to be submitted
with an exact value of FALSE