In Discovery Commerce under automation, Bulk upload is an option where you can create a new campaign or update existing campaigns for any media platform (Meta, DV360, Google, TikTok, etc.) via Excel upload. 

For any custom template, you need to communicate the requirement with Shopalyst. Once these requirements are fully understood, the Shopalyst team will proceed to implement the template within the Shopalyst Ad platform and readily available for use.

Let's begin the process of creating a bulk upload campaign. Bulk upload campaigns 

1. To upload your media plan, navigate to the "plan upload" screen in the "ads builder" and click on the "upload media plan" button.

2. Select the Media platform (Facebook, Google, TikTok, etc.) that you have planned to take your campaign live and the campaign template from the screen and download the template, as given in the following screengrab.

3. To upload a media plan into Shopalyst you can choose either of the two ways for input- file upload in xlsx format or simply copying the shareable URL of your Google sheet and paste it into the designated field. You need to give access to below email ID 

before submitting the request to ensure data has been retrieved seamlessly. Our system will retrieve the data and import it into our platform automatically.

4. For uploading media plan on Meta. Here are the instructions to publish your campaigns. Click here to learn more about uploading your media plan on DV360.

5. The upload template contains two tabs: "Instructions" and "Data Input Sheet." Review the instructions in the sheet carefully before updating the template. To ensure a successful upload, ensure that all mandatory fields are filled in.

6. Once you have filled out the template, upload it and click on "Create Campaign." If the upload is completed, you will be directed to the "plan upload" screen.

7. Review the status in the plan upload screen, and you will find 3 different status that are as follows:

OrangeYour request is currently being processed, and it will take approximately 3-5 minutes to complete.
CompleteGreenYour upload is successful and campaigns are live on the Ads platform
FailedRedThe upload process has failed. To learn more about why it failed, click on the "click here" button. Instructions to fix the errors and re-upload your plan are available here

8. Please go to the "Upload Plan" screen to verify the status of your upload.

9. Upon completion of this process, you will receive a notification in the top-right corner of the application, as illustrated below:

10. The Final step to activate the campaign is to publish them, and here are the instructions to publish your campaigns.


  • To identify errors that may have caused a failed upload, follow the steps provided here.

  • To place an ad campaign on Meta click here

  • If you wish to make changes to your current Google Ads campaign click here

Looking for more help? Instructions to reach out to support are here.