If you're still using v2 of the Content API for Shopping, please migrate to v2.1 immediately to avoid disruptions with your integration.

For more information, see Migrating to v2.1 and this blog post.

Method: datafeeds.insert

Registers a datafeed configuration with your Merchant Center account.

HTTP request

POST https://shoppingcontent.googleapis.com/content/v2/{merchantId}/datafeeds

Path parameters



The ID of the account that manages the datafeed. This account cannot be a multi-client account.

Query parameters



Flag to simulate a request like in a live environment. If set to true, dry-run mode checks the validity of the request and returns errors (if any).

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Datafeed.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of Datafeed.

Authorization Scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:

  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/content

For more information, see the OAuth 2.0 Overview.