Category: PayPal

What Is PayPal Instant Payments?

PayPal Instant Payments for Your Site

What Is PayPal Instant Payments?

What is PayPal? PayPal, an electronic payment system, allows online users to make payments for shopping, goods and services, sometimes using a credit card. Because PayPal is a secure method for paying for goods or services on an independent site, it keeps the payment account from being known. It is an instant payments system: The moment you hit transfer, funds appear in the online account. Payment also appears in the…

The Rise of eCommerce

The Rise of E-Commerce

The Rise of eCommerce

The trend has been steady and clear – e-commerce is no longer on the sidelines. Shopping online has become mainstream. If you’re aren’t attempting to build your business online, then you aren’t trying to build your business. The infographic below outlines the leaps and bounds that have taken place in the arena of e-commerce during the last five years. If you haven’t joined the movement yet, now is the time….

How PayPal IPN Works

How PayPal IPN Works

How PayPal IPN Works

IPN stands for Instant Payment Notification. It’s important to understand how PayPal IPN works, who should use it and why. PayPal IPN is an instant payment notification system. If you’ve used PayPal much, you probably have received email notifications regarding payments made to you or payments that you have sent to others. Maybe you’ve requested refunds or raised a dispute; all the emails notifying you about those transactions are part…

Online Shopping Cart

Essential Online Shopping Cart Features

Online Shopping Cart

E-commerce and Online Shopping Cart Features Your website for digital goods needs to have several features to make it easy for consumers to complete their online shopping. The shopping cart is just part of what your business needs. You need the right features to have the best e-commerce site possible. Product Images for Better Online Shopping Anytime you want to sell something online, you need to supply a picture. Images…

Google Wallet Alternative

Google Wallet Alternative

Google Wallet Alternative

If you want a Google Wallet alternative for selling digital downloads, you can get one. (But, to use the artist hub on Google, you need to use Google Wallet.) Many people have had problems with the Google Wallet system and don’t want to be tied to it in their business transactions. There are many other ways to sell your downloads without needing to accept Google Wallet. Use A Digital Delivery…