To deactivate your Shopify API connection to the Google Merchant Center, in order to prevent interference with the product data submitted by your feed, follow these steps below.
- Login to the Shopify admin
- Navigate to “Apps” and then click on the “Google Shopping” app
- Click Merchant Center account tab
- At the Google Account section, click the “Disconnect” button to deactivate the Shopify API to the GMC
- Click “Save”
*If this setup doesn’t work, you may try clicking “Change Google Account” to disassociate the account, and simply not filling in any new account information.
Brian Roizen is the Cofounder and Chief Architect of Feedonomics, a full-service feed optimization platform that optimizes product data for hundreds of channels. He has been featured on numerous podcasts and eCommerce webinars, and regularly contributes to Search Engine Land and other industry-leading blogs. Brian graduated summa cum laude from UCLA with both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.