Just getting started with the Translation API? See the following documents for details on using this API:
The API release history
The following table lists the Marketplace Insights API releases:
Description of Release
|Version 1_beta.1.3||2020-07-08||English and German text may now be translated into either French, Italian, or Spanish|
|Version 1_beta.1.2||2020-06-08||English to Japanese translations now supported.|
|Version 1_beta.1.0||2020-01-14||Added item description translation from English to Chinese|
|Version 1_beta.0.0||2019-11-08||Initial API release|
The following changes were made in this release.
Six new translations now supported
English and German text may now be translated into either French, Italian, or Spanish.
New enumeration values added to LanguageEnum type
To support the new translations, the following values were added to LanguageEnum type:
The following change was made in this release.
English to Japanese translations now supported
English to Japanese translations are now supported. Since Japanese to English translations were already supported, and
ja was already a value in the LanguageEnum type, there were no schema updates necessary for this release.
The following sections describe the change made in this release.
Updated translation context support
Translations from English to German, and from Japanese to English, now support the
ITEM_DESCRIPTION LanguageEnum type.
Updated text field string length
The maximum string length for the
ITEM_TITLE enumeration value has been increased to 1,000 characters. The maximum string length for the
ITEM_DESCRIPTION enumeration value remains at 100,000 characters.
You can now translate the description of the item from English to Chinese. To support this, the
ITEM_DESCRIPTION enumeration value was added to the LanguageEnum type.
This is the initial release of this API.
There is only one method for the initial release. Use this call to translate strings related to items listed for sale.