Index > How do I add a PayPal Buy Now button to my site?

If you are just getting started with e-commerce you can sell your products or collect donations for a charity using the Insert Paypal Button widget. By simply dragging and dropping this widgets you can easily create your own online shop. Before using this widget you must have a verified Paypal account.

Add the PayPal Buy Now widget to your site

  1. Drag and drop the PayPal Button Widget onto your page. A dialog box will open and you can enter the following information:
    • Enter your PayPal email address. This is the email address you use to access your PayPal account.
    • Give your product a title. This should be as brief and accurate a name for the product you are selling as possible. Important Note: Each of your products must have a unique title. If you give your products the same title they will be added to the cart as the same product.
    • Enter the price of the item.
    • Select an image of the product. A clear, well-taken photograph will go a long way towards selling your product!
    • Drag the slider to select the size of your product
    • You can use the radio buttons in the bottom left corner of the dialog box to set the alignment of your widget.
  2. When you have finished editing your settings, click "Save" to add all the product information. A PayPal "Buy Now" button will be added to your page.
  3. If you need to go back and edit the settings of a widget already added to the page, click "Edit" on the top left of the widget toolbar on your page or simply double click anywhere inside the widget.