Google has announced the expansion of the partner program by including shopping campaign certification.
Here's what Google said, "we're very excited to extend the Google Partners certification offerings to include a new Google Shopping exam in the United States."
The shopping exam will test proficiency in:
- Merchant Center account creation
- Shopping campaigns management
- Product data
- Optimization best practices
To get the certification, sign up for Google Partners and complete the exams under Certifications section. Google also said:
"If you are an agency specializing in Merchant Center and Shopping campaign management, you can now get certified in AdWords by completing both the Shopping and AdWords Fundamentals exams. A certification shows to potential business partners that Google recognizes you as an online advertising professional that can successfully manage Shopping campaigns".Google Adds Shopping Campaigns to Google Partner Certification!,