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Think about the last time you shopped for something… Did you do a search on the company name or on a specific product? Probably on a specific product, right? Well, when you’ve used a product exporter (something brilliant like the ShoppingCartProduct Feed), and an end user goes to the online merchant you’ve linked up to […]

Google Food for Thought…

There are people looking for your products, but they don’t know where to find them. Why? Because they do what they always do. They search for it on Amazon or Google Merchant or Shopzilla and they don’t find it. So how do you help these future moneymakers potential customers? By making their life easier and exporting your […]

Why Shopping Carts Matter…

Think about the last time you bought something online. How was that experience? Was it simple and easy? Or frustrating and difficult? Chances are, if it was easy and simple, then they took their business seriously: they had a shopping cart set up. Being an online business is different than bricks and mortar. You don’t […]

Submitting Shipment and Cancelation Feeds

After the initial Google Trusted Stores setup, you are now ready to create entries in your shipping or cancelation feeds. These feeds can be found at: https://YOUR-WEB-SITE.com/?gtsfeedtype=shipping and: https://YOUR-WEB-SITE.com/?gtsfeedtype=cancellation Shipping Feed setup: To complete a shipping feed entry, you will need change the order status to “complete”, as well as supply: a shipping provider,  the […]

CartProductFeed API: Feed Generation Part 4 – PActionAfterFeed

Data leaves the Content Management System and enters a feed in a controlled process. There are four points where your custom modifier can hook the feed generation process. This post discusses the fourth of those four points and the differences. PActionAfterFeed is the final hook. It does not return a result because it sees the […]

CartProductFeed API: Feed Generation Part 3 – PActionBeforeFeed

Data leaves the Content Management System and enters a feed in a controlled process. There are four points where your custom modifier can hook the feed generation process. This post discusses the third of those four points and the differences. PActionBeforeFeed is the third hook. It takes the harmonized product and makes any changes that […]

CartProductFeed API: Feed Generation Part 2 – PActionAfterLoad

Data leaves the Content Management System and enters a feed in a controlled process. There are four points where your custom modifier can hook the feed generation process. This post discusses the second of those four points and the differences. PActionAfterLoad is the second hook. It occurs once for each product immediately after that product […]

CartProductFeed API: Feed Generation Part 1 – PAttributeDefault

Data leaves the Content Management System and enters a feed in a controlled process. There are four points where your custom modifier can hook the feed generation process. This post discusses the first of those four points and the differences. PAttributeDefault is the first hook. It occurs when the product streams out from the database […]

CartProductFeed API

These topics discuss how to extend the functionality of the Cart Product Feed plugin using “Custom Modifiers”. To make use of this, you will need an understanding of PHP.   Custom Modifiers can add and remove attributes on the fly. They can change the contents of the attributes or even reformat the feed output. They […]