PayPal makes it easy to accept payments on a website, whether it’s a mobile device, tablet, or PC. Just copy and paste a short HTML snippet on your website to add a payment button for a single item or for a shopping cart
Implementing a payment button
Get your merchant account ID
Login to the PayPal site ( https://www.paypal.com ). Your merchant account ID is on your account profile page.
Note: If you don’t have a business or premium account, your profile page will not have a merchant account ID. In this case, use the email address for your account.
Build your PayPal button .
Choose your button type, then customize your button with your product name and price.
Customize your button
- Click customize & preview to get a lightbox where you can customize your button code with your merchant ID, product name, price and other options.
- Click Preview in the lightbox to see a preview of your newly created button.
- Click on the button to test it out.
Add the button code to your website.
Just copy and paste the HTML snippet, and you’re ready to start selling!
It’s that simple. No need to deal with a long confusing form. You can update product name and pricing directly on your site.