Creating a basic PayPal Shopping Cart
If you want to setup your own e-commerce store then PayPal is one of the easiest ways to add payment facilities to your website. It's quick
and simple to sign up for a PayPal acoount, whether you're using it for personal or business purposes.
WYSIWYG Web Builder makes it even easier to integrate PayPal payment option into your website.
You can add 'Buy Now' one-click buttons, setup a donation link or even connect to PayPal's own shopping cart system.
This tutorial will show you how to create a basic webshop using the available PayPal shopping cart tools. When you use PayPal's free
Shopping Cart on your website, your customers can purchase multiple items with a single payment, browse your entire selection, and view
a consolidated list of all their items before purchasing.
The PayPal Shopping Cart is a low-cost way for you to accept credit card and bank account payments, and can be fully integrated with
your website in a few easy steps. When a buyer clicks the "Add to Cart" button, a new window will appear listing the contents of the
buyer's PayPal Shopping Cart, including the item just added. To make the purchase, the buyer clicks "Checkout" from this window.
First you will have to sign up for a PayPal account.
Select either the Premier account if you want to sell under your own name or Business Account if you'd rather sell using a business name.
Sign Up for a PayPal Account now:
Once you have setup your PayPal account you can start building your online webshop.
There are two Shopping cart buttons:
• Add to cart Button
With the 'Add to cart' Button users can add one of more items to their shopping cart.
• View cart Button
The 'View Cart' button lets users check their cart whenever they'd like.
Let's start by adding an item we can sell. Insert a description of the item you want to sell and also include an image of the object.
Here's an example how you can setup your object: