What's New in AdWords Scripts

May 3, 2016

February 17, 2016

October 21, 2015

September 10, 2015

July 8, 2015

June 4, 2015

  • You can now pass account-specific information to parallel functions through an optional input parameter, via MccApp.executeInParallel(). Guide

  • You can now clear mobile bid modifiers at the ad group level. Docs

  • We have added support for Upgraded URLs in app extensions. The setLinkUrl() method in MobileApp, AccountMobileApp, CampaignMobileApp, AdGroupMobileApp, and withLinkUrl() in MobileAppBuilder have been marked as deprecated and will start throwing user errors on July 1, 2015. If you use any of these methods in your script, make sure you update them to use the setFinalUrl() / withFinalUrl() methods instead.

  • We have deprecated the call-only field in phone extensions. The following methods have been marked as deprecated and will start throwing user errors on June 14, 2015:

    If your ad extensions use the call-only feature, migrate your campaigns to call-only campaigns by following the instructions here.

May 1, 2015

April 2, 2015

March 10, 2015

January 23, 2015

  • Display criteria (keywords, placements, topics, audiences) are now accessible in AdWords scripts. Docs | Code snippets

  • Bidding in campaigns, ad groups, and criteria can now be managed in AdWords scripts. Guide | Code snippets

January 12, 2015

  • Bulk upload is now supported in AdWords scripts. You can construct scripts to create, edit, and delete entities (campaigns, ad groups, keywords, ads) as well as upload offline conversions using bulk upload. Guide | Code snippets

December 11, 2014

  • Introduce builders for ads and keywords, and standardize existing ad group and ad extension builders. Guide

December 2, 2014

November 17, 2014

November 4, 2014

  • Added support for ad customizers--the latest method for dynamically altering ad content. Guide | Solution | Code snippets

  • Scripts now support AdWords API v201409 reports. This version introduces PLACEHOLDER_REPORT, a new report type that allows for retrieval of extension stats.

  • You can now retrieve product ads using the ads() method of ShoppingAdGroup. You can create new product ads using newAdBuilder().


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