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February 17, 2017

Without being complete, here follows a list of international standards supported by Icecat. JSON/JavaScript Object Notation conforming to ECMA-404 The encoding used in our interfaces is UTF8 HTTP(S) for file transfer Gzip, Bzip2 and Zip for file compression UNSPSC (see…

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January 25, 2017
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All shops want good product information, for as many of their products as possible. Therefore, before implementing Icecat, and choosing between Open and Full Icecat, it's critical to know your catalog coverage. In general, Icecat strives to cover at least 90%…

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October 20, 2016

Because of the size of index files, it is in many cases advised to use real-time data requests. This simplifies the import of Icecat data, as there's no need for first matching your catalog with Icecat's very large index files. Especially,…

Manual for Icecat URL: Integrating Links to Product Data Sheets and Images

Version: 1.21, August 28, 2019.The purpose of this post is to explain the Icecat URL method to get...
 October 4, 2018

Iceclog: Content Log and Playground for New Ideas like a Free Vendor Central and Social Media Functions

“Iceclog” (Icecat content log) is the Icecat blog, where you will find...
 June 26, 2019

Manual for Icecat Live: Real-Time Product Data in Your App

Icecat Live is a (free) service that enables you to insert real-time product content from some hundr...
 June 1, 2018

Manual for Icecat CSV Interface

This document describes the CSV (Comma-Separated Values) variant of Icecat's Open Catalog Inter...
 September 28, 2016

Manual for Open Icecat JSON Product Requests

JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) is an increasingly popular means of transferring to data, comparab...
 September 17, 2018

Iceclog Editor Guidelines: Writing Compelling Posts

The Iceclog Editor Guidelines are a quick guide for contributors to the Iceclog blog or "cl...
 August 17, 2016

Manual for your Personalized Interface File and Catalog from Icecat

Via the Icecat website and login area, a user can generate personalized or customized CSV or Excel f...
 October 5, 2016

Icecat Add-ons including Magento, PrestaShop, Oracle, SAP Hybris, Google Shopping. NEW: Drupal.

Icecat has a huge list of integration partners, that make it easy for clients and free users, to mak...
 June 25, 2019

Manual for Testseek Product Reviews Integration via Icecat

Icecat provides aggregated expert reviews from its activity Testseek, as an add-on service for both ...
 October 19, 2015

Apple Watch: a Useful Tool or a Smart Toy?

After six months spent with my Apple Watch, I am still not sure if I consider it a useful tool or "j...
 September 30, 2016