google_product_category

This attribute is recommended. Alternatively submit google_category_id or shop_category instead.

Technical specification

  • Encoding: UTF-8

  • Limit: maximum 255 characters

Repeatable

No, use only one attribute of this type per product

Limits

  • 255

XML syntax

<google_product_category>Electronics > Communications > Telephony > Mobile Phones</google_product_category>

CSV Syntax

Electronics > Communications > Telephony > Mobile Phones

Howto

  • Use the most nested category possible. Avoid using root categories.

  • Use Google category names from google documentation

Examples

Product: North Face Winter Jacket Men Black XL 
google_product_category Clothing & Accessories > Clothing > Outerwear > Coats & Jackets
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