Google Merchant policies cause problems for sellers

09 Nov 2009

With the change from GoogleBase to Google Merchants some online merchant discussions express consternation, as some are blackballed from Google temporarily. It seems that duplication of listings from multiple feed sources had been disallowed for about two years but never enforced until now. A


Sharon Hill

Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.