How do I add a PayPal button in Website Builder?

This article will show you how to add a PayPal ‘Buy Now’ button to your website.

By allowing customers to quickly purchase any of your products and services through PayPal, it can give your website an added layer of ecommerce functionality.

Since this feature is available for multiple versions of our Website Builder tool, select your version from the list below and follow the instructions provided to get started:

If you’re not sure which version of Website Builder you have, you can find out by reading this article.

Version 8

Step 1 of 4

Start by logging in to your Website Builder package.

 

Step 2 of 4

From there, select Widgets in the left-hand menu.

Select Widgets

 

Step 3 of 4

Scroll down to the Business section, and then drag and drop the PayPal widget whenever you want it to appear on your page.

Select PayPal widget

 

Step 4 of 4

You can now edit the content and design of your PayPal button by using the Content and Design tabs within the provided pop-up window.

The most important information that you’ll need to include will be:

  • Your PayPal username
  • Whether you want it to offer a ‘Buy’ or ‘Donate’ function
  • The item’s price and currency

Any changes you make will be automatically saved.

Amend PayPal button

 

Version 7

Step 1 of 4

Start by logging in to your Website Builder package.

 

Step 2 of 4

From there, select Add Content within the top menu and scroll down to the Business section. Find the PayPal Buy Now widget, and then drag and drop it wherever you want it to appear on your page.

 

Step 3 of 4

Before you can use the PayPal widget, you will need to configure it. Simply click the widget to open its settings panel.

 

Step 4 of 4

You must now ensure that the PayPal Account Email and Currency are correct within the left-hand menu that will appear. You can also set the name of the product, the price and even customise the PayPal button by adjusting the provided fields.

Once done, click Save to confirm your changes.

 

Version 6

Step 1 of 6

Start by logging in to your Website Builder package.

 

Step 2 of 6

From there, select Ecommerce within the Widgets pane on the left-hand menu.

 

Step 3 of 6

Find the PayPal Buy Now widget, and then drag and drop it wherever you want it to appear on your page.

 

Step 4 of 6

A pop-up window will now appear, in which you’ll need to enter your PayPal account’s email address and set your currency. Once done, click Save to continue.

 

Step 5 of 6

Your button will now be visible on your site. Click on the widget and then click the gear icon that appears within the provided toolbar to access its settings.

 

Step 6 of 6

On the next page, enter the product name along with the price and shipping cost for your product within the relevant fields. visible on your site. Once done, click Save to confirm your changes.