How to Add New Product in Bigcommerce via API V2

For Add new product in Bigcommerce account. You need to pass required product parameter in json encoded form.

First create an array of product required parameters.

Than you have to encode the $data_array in json form.


Using php curl code we can post the api request in bigcommerce. Below curl code use for add new product in bigcommerce api v2.

$headers = array(
“Content-type: application/json”

Use json content application in curl header request.

In curl code use bigcommerce admin username and api key to access the api request. After post this request new product is added iin account.

You can also add new product with SKU, for that use this api request url : https://store-l3wxicl7.mybigcommerce.com/api/v2/products/{product_id}/sku.


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    • Hi Zacaca

      To add image for product just need to pass “image_file” parameter as image path value. Its use Basic POST curl code to this request URL : /api/v2/products/{product_id}/images.

      Place your product id in request URL.


      • Hi Harish
        you demo for me ?
        $data_array = array(
        ‘name’=>’product name’,
        “type”=> “physical”,
        ‘description’ =>’description of product’,
        ‘price’ =>’21.98′,
        ‘retail_price’ =>’21.98′,
        ‘weight’ =>’0.5′,
        ‘depth’ =>’12’,
        “categories” => [23],
        “availability”=> “available”,
        ‘inventory_level’ =>’0′,
        “videos” => “https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNxnvMbmvN0”,
        “image_file” => “http://www.codefixup.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/add-products-in-jet-com-via-api.png”



  1. I am tried to use above code.. but in print i am getting Null..
    Means Not able to Create Project at my store. Can you please help me for that?

  2. Hello, I have Resolved the issue.. Yes you are right there is parameter issue..
    I also have send you new mail.
    Kindly Please check
    Thank You

  3. Hello HARISH,
    As per per last discussion for webhooks. Can you send me the example of webhooks when new products created.. because as i checked i am not able to get solution for that . please help me for that.

    • Hi,

      Same POST API call will work for create new Order. Follow the Official API Documentation and send correct create order parameter in API call.


    • Hi Saurabh,

      Same code works to add product image. Just check product object properties in BigCommerce Official API documentation.

      Their is parameter explained in Product Reference.


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