How to get started:

  1. Create payment buttons.
  2. Add buttons to your site.
  3. Sign up for a PayPal account after you create your buttons.

Website Payment Standard: Overview


Turn your website into an online store today

Your site's up. But how are customers going to pay you? Website Payments Standard is the fastest way to set up online payments on your website.

  • Low transaction fees -- 2.4% to 3.4% + $0.30 USD
  • No monthly, set-up, or cancellation fees
  • Get paid by anyone -- even by customers without a PayPal account
  • Accept credit cards, debit cards, bank transfers, and PayPal. See demo

Sign up for a Premier or Business account

3 ways to get started

Option 1 . Payment Buttons Try it out

Add any of the following buttons to your site:

There are also buttons for gift certificates.

Option 2 . Third-party carts

If you already have a cart, it may be one of the hundreds that are already pre-integrated with Website Payments Standard.

Check compatibility

Option 3 . Custom integration

If you're a developer building your own shopping cart, find out how you can integrate Website Payments Standard.

Get the integration guide

How customers pay

Customers shop on your site and click the payment button.

They pay on secure PayPal pages.

And return to your site after payment.

Instant PCI compliance

There's no need to worry about PCI compliance because your customers pay on secure PayPal pages and we take care of the complexity of storing and handling sensitive payment data.

What else comes with Website Payments Standard?