How to Create Automated Ads Catalogs

Going through assets and setup processes step by step.

While Dynamic product ads are limited to the fields required by Facebook, Hunch automated ad catalogs unlock multi-version dynamic ads using any data. To set up Automated Ads Catalogs, Go to the Library > Automated and create a new Catalog.  

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Similar to DPA Catalogs, Automated Ads Catalogs require you to fill out a form with the right information. More importantly, you need to include the Data Source URL. If you already have an existing DPA Catalog at Hunch, you are given the option to import all the data from that particular catalog.

To do that, just make the proper selection in the Source option - in this case, From DPA Catalog. It is essential to use DPA Catalog that is created on Hunch.

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Important note: Continue to our Automated Ads section to learn more about how to set up an effective campaign for your Facebook dynamic ads. 

Item Filters

Let's give you a quick reminder: DPA Catalogs have Product Sets. Automated Ads Catalogs have Item Filters. Product Sets use the Facebook algorithm to run ads based on an unlimited number of products.

In contrast, Item Filters use the Hunch algorithm to filter out products. For example, you can easily create a catalog based on your top-selling products in the last 14 days. 

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This process automates your catalog management process, rather than having to go through each product manually. 

It will also make it easier for you to create your Templates. Hunch Templates are covered in this section

Here is an example of an Automated ads catalog feed. You can also check out the published live link that will allow you to create the catalog.