You have just exported your product feed to Shopping Actions and you receive a report with some errors.
Overview of these errors and corrections to be made (non-exhaustive list):
Your product has not been added to your Shopping Actions feed because of some errors (description, attribute, category ...).
Check fields for concerned products and modify them so that they match to values expected by Google.
Something in your description or an attribute doesn't match values expected by Google.
Make sure that all mandatory attributes are filled in and these attribute values match with Google taxonomy.
This kind of errors could refer to:
- Incomplete titles
- Special characters in the description
- Size, color or gender attribute not specified or incorrect match
- GTIN code missing or invalid
- Invalid link
- Invalid image
Please read the attributes and values list expected by Google.
The brand, the description or an attribute do not respect the encoding requested by Google (UTF-8).
Find out which value(s) are causing this problem and correct this value by ensuring that UTF-8 encoding is applied correctly.
Once your source catalogue has been corrected, you can resubmit your catalogue.
The value you specified for the 'google product category' attribute [google product category] doesn't match any category in Google taxonomy.
Use 'google_product_category' attribute [google_product_category] to indicate your product category according to Google's taxonomy. Categorizing your product helps ensure that your ad appears for the right search results.
We advise you to review categorization of your products. to ease this step, Lengow suggest you category to match through a predictive categorization in the Categories Matching.
Recommendation Tool to Facilitate Matching Categories (see image)
This error is more of a warning from Google that you haven't added all of the Google services to the Merchant Center.
You may ignore this warning as it does not affect the distribution of your products.