March 4, 2024

Product listings on the Shopping tab are ranked by default according to how relevant they are to the user’s current search criteria. Users see personalized listings on Google depending on their recent behavior, including searches.

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User data gathering is managed by Web & App Activity. Personal results options govern how the data is used.

Algorithms are used to determine the relative value of these criteria in order to enhance the relevance of listings to users.

Offers with the “Sponsored” label indicate that Google may also receive payment from advertisers to affect the order and grouping of products. When these advertisements are clicked, Google gets paid.

You may sort or filter Google Shopping results by brand, product category, and price, among other criteria.

Go to My Activity in your Google Account to examine your activity, and for additional information, visit Google’s Consumer Ads Help Center. Go to Google’s advertisements Settings to ban certain advertisers, disable targeted advertisements, or verify your opt-out status. Find out more about the options available to users about the information used to customize their experience.

Not every product that is available may be included in the goods that show up in Google Shopping search results.

Details about the product

When merchants and marketers highlight their goods on Google Shopping, they are engaging in business. The Google Shopping rules, which specify what may and cannot be listed on Google Shopping, must be followed.

Items that do not adhere to these standards will be removed by Google Shopping, and sellers who do so risk having their accounts suspended.

Advertisers often update their listings and include information about their items. There can be a little wait before an advertiser’s updated listing on Google Shopping displays the new information.

Reviews and Ratings for Shopping

We collect product and merchant evaluations using the Google Customer evaluations program to assist you in your research. We don’t pay reviewers for their comments, and all evaluations are entirely voluntary.

Reviews from vendors, advertisers, and independent review sources are also gathered by us. They may have paid reviewers for their comments, and they are obligated to provide all reviews—positive and bad.

These evaluations are processed by an automatic mechanism that filters out offensive or spammy language before they appear on Google. Reviews that have the same text uploaded repeatedly or from different accounts are considered spam.

Once a review is published, Google is unable to edit or amend it, and we are unable to get in touch with reviewers to request that they correct their submissions. However, in order to abide by legal requirements, we could remove reviews that are reported to us. As long as the reviewed product is still available on Google, reviews can still show up there.

There are several methods to arrange reviews, one of which is chronologically.

An overall rating is created by combining ratings from several sources, which is then shown on Google. As a result, ratings shown on Shopping may differ from those found on the website of a particular seller.

Buying anything

You can check the item price and any relevant taxes on Google Shopping when you find anything you want. To buy the item, click on it to be taken to the seller’s website.

It’s a good idea to verify the final pricing on the vendor’s website as shipping prices might vary based on the seller, the location, and the shipping method. You may also discover details about any relevant warranties or insurance on the seller’s website.

Customer service is the responsibility of each seller. For any problems arising from your purchase, please get in touch with the vendor directly.

Confirmation of Connecticut sales and use tax notice to buyers under Conn. Gen. Stat. § 12-408f(b)(1) Notification: Purchases delivered to residents of Connecticut may be subject to Connecticut tax. If the store fails to collect the sales tax owed, Connecticut compels the customers to submit a use tax return.