The connector allows you to map and synchronise your product catalog from your store to your Dotdigital account. With your product catalog synchronised, you can insert products into campaigns with ease by utilising the Products building block in EasyEditor or setting up Product Recommendations.
Before you start
Things you need to know:
You need to make sure you have saved and valid API credentials. Learn more in Getting started with the API.
Enable catalog sync
To enable catalog syncs:
Go to Stores > Configuration > DOTDIGITAL > Sync Settings, and find the heading Sync.
Expand the Catalog Enabled drop-down menu, and select Yes.
Select Save Config.
List of synced catalog data
The catalog data that gets synced includes:
The database ID of the product.
The image path of the default image for the product.
The current stock levels of the product.
The websites the product is currently available on.
The name of the product.
The SKU of the product.
The current status of the product in your store.
The current visibility status of the product.
The current price of the product.
The current special price set on the product.
The current categories associated with the product.
The current URL the product can be viewed on.
Catalog Sync Settings
You can choose to sync only products of a certain visibility or product type rather than all products. This allows you to keep your catalog organised by excluding products that are no longer relevant on your site.
To sync products based on visibility or product type:
Go to Stores > Configuration > DOTDIGITAL > Configuration.
Under the heading Catalog Sync Settings, choose the Catalog Value, Product Visibility and Catalog Types that you want to sync.
When finished, select Save Config.