Google Advertisements API v17 launched with new options, adjustments


Google pronounces the v17 launch of the Google Advertisements API, bringing a number of new options and adjustments that advertisers and builders want to concentrate on.

Why we care. The up to date model of Google Advertisements gives a variety of recent instruments and capabilities that will help you higher handle and monitor the efficiency of campaigns. It’s additionally necessary to concentrate on these adjustments in order to take full benefit of recent capabilities whereas avoiding disruptions from deprecated options or coverage adjustments.

What’s new. There are three massive adjustments that Google launched to maintain up with coverage replace, quantity of knowledge being processed and reporting view. The remainder are batch processing updates and new optimization options. 

The massive adjustments:

  • Useful resource Utilization Coverage Replace. To organize for an upcoming useful resource utilization coverage change on June 17, 2024, two new values have been added to QuotaError, for cases of extreme useful resource consumption over a time interval.
  • Web page Measurement Mounted at 10,000. The web page measurement area is now at all times set to 10,000, and you’ll not go a web page measurement to GoogleAdsService.Search. Doing so will lead to a request error.
  • New Reporting Views. Marketing campaign combination asset view and Channel combination asset view have been added for reporting extra metrics on Efficiency Max and Search campaigns.

Batch processing updates:

  • Asset Group Operations. Help for setting MutateOperation.asset_group_operation when utilizing BatchJobService has been added, permitting batch processing for creating and managing complete Efficiency Max campaigns.
  • Request Measurement Restrict. A brand new BatchJobError.REQUEST_TOO_LARGE error for any job requests bigger than 10,484,504 bytes will produce an error. Advertisers might want to divide operations into smaller teams for separate requests.

Different notable adjustments:

  • Key phrase Match Kind. Marketing campaign.keyword_match_type has been added to permit setting a key phrase match sort for all key phrases in a marketing campaign.
  • Advert Group Criterion Standing. Main standing and first standing causes have been added to AdGroupCriterion to indicate serving standing and causes.
  • New Purchasing Product Report. A brand new buying product report has been added, akin to the Merchandise web page within the Google Advertisements UI.
  • Demand Gen Renaming. Discovery has been renamed to Demand Gen throughout all related fields, enums, and errors.

Additional studying. For the whole record of adjustments made to Google Advertisements API in model 17, learn the full launch notes.

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