What is PayPal?
PayPal allows your customers to login to their PayPal account and place an order without having to enter their credit/debit card details
Setting Up PayPal
Do you already have a PayPal Business account? If yes skip to Step “4”
If not Start at step 1.
Step 1 : Go to https:/www.paypal.com/uk/home
Once here click on “Get Started” under the “Business” Area.
Step 2 : Enter the email address you want to be associated with the PayPal system, we advise your companies main business address or a particular payment / sales address for your business.
Step 3 : Fill in the PayPal account creation form.
Step 4 : Click The Cog wheel near the top right of the screen.
Step 5 : Click “Profile and Settings”, From there on the left side of the page select “My Selling Preferences”.
Step 6 : Select the “update” button next to the “API Access”.
Step 7 : Scroll down until you see “Custom checkout experience” , from here select “manage API credentials”.
Step 8 : Once here you have access to your API: username, password and signature. Click show to reveal your personal API Credentials. Take not of this information as it will be needed.
Step 9 : Log into manage.yourwebshop.com, and the select Checkout and then payment options.
Step 10 : Insert your API credentials into your web store account.
ONCE DONE REMEMBER TO CLICK PUBLISH AND CLICK SAVE TO KEEP THIS PAYMENT TYPE.