The Skinny on Google's Shopping Actions and Google Express

By Anthony Capetola on Jul 18, 2018

So, we’ve received quite a few questions regarding two of the most interesting ways Google is looking to transform online shopping: Shopping Actions and Google Express.

Shopping Actions, officially announced in March of this year, has essentially taken the place of the now retired Purchases on Google program.

For consumers, Shopping Actions seeks to create a far more seamless purchase journey between Google Search (Shopping too!), and even through Google Assistant such as on Google Home devices.

Essentially, shoppers can leverage the various Google products and platforms to make online purchasing quicker and easier.

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Google Product Feed Specifications Update for 2018

By Anthony Capetola on Jun 27, 2018

Google has announced this years updates to Product Feed Specifications!

We see these every year as Google continues to seek to improve the Shopping experience for both consumers and retailers alike.

This years updates follow a bit of a theme in that certain requirements and how products may be disapproved are being relaxed.

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You Can Now Set Up Your Bing Shopping Feed For Free Using Sales & Orders!

By Anthony Capetola on Jun 26, 2018

We are super excited to announce the official launch of our Bing Shopping Feed Tool. You can now extend the reach of your product advertising to an entirely new sector of shoppers searching for products online.

The best part is that we’re making it super easy to get started, and it’s FREE for up to 100,000 products!

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The Importance of Branding in E-Commerce

By Richard Aviles on Jan 23, 2018

When most people think about a brand, they think of the visual aspect: they picture a popular product made by the brand, or they think of the brand’s logo. But in reality, the components that make up a brand are far more than just visual elements.

In addition to the mental image your brand evokes in consumers, there also exists a group of ideas or associations consumers have regarding your company. And these ideas and associations can manifest both in a practical and psychological way.

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Google Shopping Ads Testing New, Expandable, Full-Width Carousel?

By Anthony Capetola on Dec 08, 2017

We’ve seen quite a few rollouts by Google for Shopping this year. Some were big, such as an entirely new, and still-evolving Merchant Center, and others relatively small in the grand scheme of it.

As far as the display of Shopping ads themselves goes we’ve encountered Showcase formats and enhanced mobile-only styles.

Today, our team discovered yet another, and what we believe has not been seen just yet. We were only able to recreate the experience on a select few computers.

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