Google Adverts API v17 launched with new options, adjustments

Google declares the v17 launch of the Google Adverts API, bringing a number of new options and adjustments that advertisers and builders want to pay attention to.

Why we care. The up to date model of Google Adverts presents a variety of recent instruments and capabilities that can assist you higher handle and monitor the efficiency of campaigns. It’s additionally essential to pay attention to 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 large adjustments that Google launched to maintain up with coverage replace, quantity of knowledge being processed and reporting view. The remaining are batch processing updates and new optimization options. 

The massive adjustments:

  • Useful resource Utilization Coverage Replace. To arrange for an upcoming useful resource utilization coverage change on June 17, 2024, two new values have been added to QuotaError, for situations of extreme useful resource consumption over a time interval.
  • Web page Measurement Mounted at 10,000. The web page dimension subject is now all the time set to 10,000, and you may now not move a web page dimension to GoogleAdsService.Search. Doing so will lead to a request error.
  • New Reporting Views. Marketing campaign mixture asset view and Channel mixture 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 kind for all key phrases in a marketing campaign.
  • Advert Group Criterion Standing. Major standing and first standing causes have been added to AdGroupCriterion to point out serving standing and causes.
  • New Procuring Product Report. A brand new purchasing product report has been added, similar to the Merchandise web page within the Google Adverts UI.
  • Demand Gen Renaming. Discovery has been renamed to Demand Gen throughout all related fields, enums, and errors.

Additional studying. For the whole listing of adjustments made to Google Adverts API in model 17, learn the full release notes.

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