Use the size type
[size_type] attribute to describe the cut or fit of your product. This information helps create accurate filters, which users can use to narrow search results.
When to use
Optional for each product
Required for all products in an item group that vary by size.
Required for all clothing. Recommended for all products for which size is an important, distinguishing attribute.
Follow these formatting guidelines to make sure we understand the data you're submitting.
|Type||String (Unicode characters. Recommended: ASCII only)|
|Repeated field||Yes (Maximum of 2 values)|
|File format||Example value|
These are the requirements you'll need to meet to show your product on Google. If you don't follow these requirements, we'll disapprove your product and let you know in the Diagnostics page of your Manufacturer Center account.
Submit one of the supported values. This attribute doesn't have a default value, so if you don't submit one, no value will be used. Submit an accurate value for all products that vary by the cut or fit of the product.
These best practices can help you go beyond the basic requirements to optimize your product data for performance.
- Submit the size type whenever it’s relevant. If you don’t include a value for the size type
[size_type]attribute, we’ll use
regularas the default value. If that’s not the right size type, then users could be misled, which could affect your sales. Do not submit this attribute for non-apparel products, as these will be rejected.
- To represent products with two size types (for example, "big and tall" or "petite maternity") submit two matching values.
- Submit the size system
[size_system]attribute. To also explain which country’s sizing system your product uses, also submit the size system
- Submit the size
[size]attribute. Along with the size type, make sure to submit the specific size of your product using the size
- Submit the gender
[gender]attribute. To help show your ad for the right search results, also submit the gender
[, size system
[, and gender
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