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PayPal in the Webstore Application

If you are running an eCommerce site and have the Shopping Cart (Webstore application) installed, you can accept payments using PayPal. If you simply want to use PayPal buttons to accept payments or donations, click here.

The Web Store application uses PayPal to process transactions. For all concerns regarding your PayPal account and transactions, be sure to contact PayPal directly.

From the main Web Store page in the Builder, click on Settings.

On the "Manage Store Settings" page, check "Offer PayPal Checkout option to shoppers." This will open PayPal options for your Web Store settings.


Under "Email address to receive payments" enter the email address associated with your PayPal account. (If you do not already have a PayPal account you can create one.)


PayPal Buttons

PayPal Buy Now and PayPal Donate modules are located under the "Commerce" tab in the module dock of the Builder.

  1. Drag the module of your choice into place on a page.
  2. Click Edit Button in the toolbar at the top of the Builder to begin editing your button. You can also click on the "cog" on the left side of the module's tab.
  3. When finished click Save Changes and publish your page.
NOTE: You will need a PayPal account to for the PayPal buttons to work. If you have not created a PayPal account yet, you can create one here.
Using the PayPal Buy Now button

 

Once you have your Buy Now button in place, double-click it (or click Edit Button, which appears in the toolbar if you have not left the module) to bring up your editing options.

Your PayPal username is important. If you don't have one you will need to create one.

Add the item name, price, tax and shipping fees. At the bottom of the editing panel you can choose between three button styles: small, large and large with buttons.

Click Save Changes when you are done.

 

Using the PayPal Donate button

 

Once you have your Donate button in place, double-click it (or click Edit Button, which appears in the toolbar if you have not left the module) to bring up your editing options.

Your PayPal username is important. If you don't have one you will need to create one.

Specify what the donation is for. If you want your visitors to donate any amount you can leave "Donation Amount" blank.

NOTE: If you want to specify a currency type then you must define a donation amount.

At the bottom of the editing panel you can choose between three button styles: small, large and large with buttons.

Click Save Changes when you are done.