Beginner’s Guide to eCommerce Payment Processing

One of the most complex areas of launching an eCommerce business is getting set up with payment processing services so that you can accept payments online. While merchants with existing brick-and-mortar businesses are familiar with some of the ins-and-outs of...

/ November 16, 2015
Easy Digital Downloads Payment Gateways

Easy Digital Downloads Payment Gateways

Easy Digital Downloads offers tons of flexibility with regard to accepting payments in your digital goods store. There are over 70 payment processing options for sale to integrate your payment processor with Easy Digital Downloads. If you don’t already use...

/ September 15, 2014
Sell with WordPress | Shopp Plugin Review

Top 10 Shopp Payment Gateways

Most eCommerce plugins have a few payment gateway options built into the core plugin, and Shopp is no exception. By default, users can enable an “Offline” payment gateway, such as a Check gateway, 2Checkout, and PayPal Standard (a test gateway...

/ July 2, 2014
Which Authorize.net Version for WordPress eCommerce

Which Authorize.net Version Should I Use with WordPress?

We’re not surprised that we get asked about Authorize.net for WordPress eCommerce frequently, as it provides a lot of flexibility in processing options and integrates easily with many merchant accounts. However, there are several options and we get this question...

/ May 26, 2014
Sell with WordPress | Cart66 Hosted

Introducing Cart66 Hosted

Cart66 just rolled out a new service called Cart66 Hosted, which is replacing their Cart66 Sky offering. Why is this cool? First, they’re focused on creating a very secure checkout system that meets (and exceeds) PCI requirements and guidelines. They’re...

/ November 11, 2013
Sell with WordPress | Why Use Stripe for Payments

Why Everyone Should Use Stripe

This is post 5 of 8 in the series “Launch an eCommerce Site” (Click to expand) People will choose a payment gateway for a variety of reasons including transaction fees, ease of setup, cards/payment methods accepted, support, and of course “coolness”....

/ November 7, 2013

How to Select a Payment Processor

This is post 4 of 8 in the series “Launch an eCommerce Site” (Click to expand) We now live in an era where you can sell almost anything online, from real jetpacks to Han Solo phone covers. Regardless of how crazy...

/ November 5, 2013
Sell with WordPress | Should Know About SSL Certificates

What You Should Know about SSL Certificates

This is post 3 of 8 in the series “Launch an eCommerce Site” (Click to expand) If you want to process payments directly on your website, you’ll be handling some sensitive data, such as customer and payment information. In order to...

/ November 4, 2013
Sell with WordPress | Cart66 Cloud Review

WordPress eCommerce Guide, Part 4: Cart66 Cloud Review

This is post 5 of 16 in the series “WordPress eCommerce Platforms Guide” (Click to expand) Virtual Master: Cart66 Cloud Review Does reading about SSLs and PCI compliance make you want to curl up in a ball? How about thinking about...

/ September 30, 2013