PayPal Forms Last Update: April 24, 2013
Did you know you can create PayPal forms with a FREE JotForm account? We know you do :) Creating PayPal Forms with JotForm is quick & easy. Just follow the steps below and you'll be integrated with PayPal in no time.
1st Step - Setting Up Your PayPal Account
Payment Account: Enter your PayPal account email address
Need Payer Address: If you'll be shipping a product to the user or need address for some other purpose, select "Yes"
Currency: Select the currency in which your products will be priced in
Checkout Language: Determines the language of your whole checkout page
2nd Step - Choosing a Payment Option
We've shortened each payment options for this article but if you want a more detailed explanation and examples on different payment options, check out payment types you can use with payment tools.
Product: Is anything that has one time payments. For example, shipped goods like t-shirts, mugs, pencils. Digital goods like e-books, PDF's, videos. Event registrations like concerts, conferences, seminars.
Subscription: Will get users to pay you recurring payments. Once signed-up, user’s PayPal account will send you payments periodically. You can get these payments weekly, monthly, or yearly.
Donation: Is also a one time payment but users can set their own price.
3rd Step - Setting Up Your Products
Enter your product, prices, and options here. Each product must have a name and price. You can also have an image for your product, set it as a required field, or make it come as selected by default.
“Add New Option" adds additional choices for users to select. For example, if you are selling a t-shirt, you can ask users to select quantity, t-shirt size and color.
"Delete Product" deletes your product.
Final Step - Finalizing Your PayPal Form
Once you complete all steps on the payment wizard, you'll see a final confirmation page.
Optional Editions & Management
You can edit the label of your question by clicking on “My Products” or click on the toolbar buttons to configure your question. You can also click on the wizard icon on your question to re-launch your wizard and update your product details.
How'd you do? Did you have any difficulties setting up your account, products? Please share your thoughts & feedback in the comments section below.