XML Feed Format

Here are some simple guidelines for creating an XML feed in order to include your ads in Voobay. If you would like additional information about the XML format, check Wikipedia.

The UTF-8 XML file has one ‘Voobay’ tag, and one or more ‘item’ elements. Each ‘item’ element has the following fields:

Voobay Watches

  • id: id of the ad on your website (numeric or alphanumeric, however it must be unique because we use it to avoid duplicate entries)
  • alternate: URL of the ad on your website
  • title: title of the ad
  • type: type(optional)
  • brand: brand (string)(optional)
  • price: price (optional)
  • condition: used, new... (optional)
  • year: year (int)(optional)
  • color: color (string)(optional)
  • location: location (city, area, postcode...) (optional)
  • content: general description (optional)
  • image: image source (optional)


Example XML feed

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
	<title><![CDATA[Precision Pendulum Clocks France]]></title>
	<brand><![CDATA[Schiffer Pub Lt]]></brand>
	<location><![CDATA[London 200122]]></location>	
	<content><![CDATA[Collector Bookstore Is A Retailer Of New Books Located In Leavenworth, Kansas. We Specialize In Price Guides And Reference Books For The Antiques]]></content>