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Item Readiness with Square for Retail and Google Product Listings

With Square for Retail and Google Product Listings, you can publish your existing item catalogs to online sales channels quickly and easily — making your items ready for sale with accurate attributes and fields. Once Google Product Listings have been enabled for your Square Online website, you’ll see an enhancement banner in the Channel Listings section of your online Square Dashboard. This banner lets you review recommendations to improve the way your product listings are displayed online.

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Review the articles below to ensure you have set up Google Product Listings correctly with your Square for Retail and Square Online accounts.

Note: You’ll also want to make sure the custom attributes associated with your items are accurate and up to date. Common attributes associated with most retail products include age group, color, gender, size, and brand.

Enhance Your Google Product Listings

  1. Visit the Items section of your online Square Dashboard and select Channel Listings.

  2. Click on a listing from the list provided, or click Review from the Enhance your listings banner at the top of the screen to review the recommendations for all product listings.

  3. From the Edit listing screen, you can view the attribute recommendations (highlighted in green) and click to apply them. You can also dismiss a recommendation by entering in a custom attribute value of your choice.

  4. Click Save if you’re updating a single listing or click Save and Continue if you’re reviewing multiple listings.

If you dismiss the Enhance your listings banner, you can still update attributes associated with your product listings by following the same steps above.

FAQ

How will I know which listings need to be updated?

In addition to the banner at the top of the Channel Listings section of your online Square Dashboard, you’ll also see a full list of your product listings in the same section. Product listings with recommendations will have a wand icon next to the image associated with the product listing. You can also click Recommended to view which listings have recommendations.

I dismissed the banner but want to review all of my recommendations at once. How do I get the banner back?

At this time, the only way to make the Enhance your listings banner appear after being dismissed is to clear the cookies and cache on your web browser.

Is there a way to update my product listing attributes in bulk?

Right now, you can only update attributes associated with your product listings by selecting Review from the Enhance your listings banner or by selecting individual items from the list provided in the Channel Listings section of your online Square Dashboard.

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