Instructions for Trial and New Customers

Get ExportFeed Now

Follow the steps below to configure the Cart Product Feed plugin and generate your first data feed.

If you haven’t already,
– Make sure you have created your merchant account ie. Google Merchant, Amazon Seller, eBay, etc . . .
– Make sure you have WordPress running and your ecommerce plugin (WooCommerce, WP e-commerce) installed in order to utilize the plugin.
– please download and install the plugin

1. Create Feeds Page

To start creating feeds, from the WordPress Admin’s left navigation bar click CartProductFeed.

cart product feed

2. Enter Valid License Key

Skip this step to continue using the product for free (10 product restriction)

If you’ve purchased a license key from our shoppingcartproductfeed.com website, enter it’s entirety (including the “Single-” or “5DayTrial-” text) into the field and click “Save Key”. Refresh the page and the license field will be saved into our system.

cart feed main screen

3. Select Merchant Type

Choose a merchant type from the drop down list. In this example we use Google Merchant. Please see a full list of our support channels

* Please note depending on the Merchant selected, you may be required to choose a category or template first.
* A second “Required Attribute” box will appear below. If you do not see this, please see our FAQ

cart feed select merchant

4. Mapping Required Attributes

Each Merchant has their own strict set of required attributes – they are shown in the plugin’s attribute table (below screenshot).
You can also see required attributes here.

woocommerce mapping attributes
Use the drop down menus to select your desired mapping (the plugin automatically maps some for you). WooCommerce Attributes are created via Products > Attributes. You can also map attributes using the Advanced Command box.

5. Select the WooCommerce Category/Categories you wish to export.

Note that selecting a parent category automatically includes all of it’s child categories!

Click the field beside “WooCommerce Category” to select from a list of WooCommerce categories (1). A small box will appear with a list of categories to export (2). If you do not see anything, please see FAQ – No Categories .

woocommerce select wc category
Select the WC Categories to export. Categories are created from Products > Categories.

6. Select the Merchant Category or Template

Start typing a category that closely matches your products. For a list of categories, see Merchant Category Lists

select merchant category

7. Name Your Feed

To easily manage your feeds (view/edit/delete) later, enter a name for your feed. Generated feeds can be found from CartProductFeeds > Manage Feeds.

8. Get Feed

Generate the data feed by clicking “Get Feed”. A new window will contain your products in XML, CSV or TXT format. Ensure that your browser allows pop-ups from your website.

  • To view your XML feed: right-click and select ‘view page source’
  • To view a CSV or TXT feed: save the feed (ctrl+s or cmd+s) and open the file via a spreadsheet software (Excel)

woocommerce get feed

9. Submit your feed

Submit the feed URL or upload to Google Merchant, Amazon Seller Central, Bing Product Ads and more…
Instructions to schedule an automatic upload for Google can be found here