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Create JotForm Payment Forms Using Square

September 20, 2016

jotform square integration

Do you use Square to collect payments for your business? You can now integrate your Square account with JotForm to create powerful, easy-to-edit payment forms. 

Imagine you make and sell handmade baskets. You started out by selling your baskets at local farmers’ markets and craft shows, where you accept credit card payments using Square. After a while, you start getting requests for custom orders, and you determine the easiest way to take custom orders is by directing people to your new website, where a JotForm order form collects all of the detailed specs for personalized baskets. 

With JotForm’s new integration with Square, the customers at the market and the customers ordering online will process payments through the exact same payment gateway! You can have real-time, powerful reporting across both your online and offline business, while you deliver some quality products to your customers. 

Square also works perfectly with forms you use to collect donations, register event guests, or any other type of payment form you might use. And JotForm is proud to be the first online form builder to integrate with Square.

Don’t have a Square account? Get $1,000 in free processing when you sign up through JotForm. Sign up here


Here are a few reasons why people love Square:

  • - Great phone support
  • - Instant deposit for faster money
  • - Clear pricing: Simply pay a 2.9% (+ .30c) swipe transaction fee across all major cards, even American Express

Examples of the types of forms you can create with our Square integration:

Product Order Form

Square order form



Event Registration Form

Square event registration form


Get started using JotForm and Square in just a few steps. 

Drag and drop the Square payment field to your form: 

setting up square and jotform


Connect to your Square account:

add square to jotform

add jotform to square


Select the business for which you’re collecting payments:

connect square and jotform


Add your product(s) details: 

add product details to square payment form


Save your form, and you’re ready to collect payments via Square! 

jotform and square integration

Do you use Square already? What kind of payment forms will you be making? Let us know in the comments! 


20 Comments...


   
jnoreman (September 20, 2016 at 10:43 PM)

Wonderful! Thank you.


   
emucoe (September 21, 2016 at 10:37 AM)

Great work.

Now if we could get the development team to come up with a *simple* method to save a partially-filled form, you know, like Adobe's FormsCentral did, that would be FANTASTIC!

I know, I know, you'll move this off to a different thread... but I'm going to keep poking at this until it's better.

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bgaileyphoto (September 21, 2016 at 02:25 PM)

Thank you! I'm changing over my forms now.

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jgrasso (September 21, 2016 at 04:14 PM)

Please add conditional logic for product selection and quantity. For example, for each first name field that is filled add 1 to the quantity of product x. Make a read only field. Thank you.

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MerionVillageAssociation (September 21, 2016 at 10:54 PM)

I'm working to convert all of our forms to this payment method and I'm having trouble getting the "total" to display. Where is this feature configured? One of my forms can be found here: https://secure.jotformpro.com/MerionVillageAssociation/TShirtOrderForm

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agjost (September 22, 2016 at 11:36 AM)

Does it work in Canada (in Canadian dollars)?

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BLMCO (September 22, 2016 at 12:30 PM)

This is awesome you are working towards more integration. Is there a submission for users you will be intergrating with square? This could be used for Promotional and marketing campaigns. Currently I have to import a CSV into square.

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ofmforms (September 24, 2016 at 02:10 PM)

Shipping options do not appear to be working. Set up via wizard, but the shipping amount does not appear anywhere and is not added to the total.

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FurbabyFURtography (September 26, 2016 at 01:04 AM)

I am working on adding this now to my current form & I don't seem to be able to get my button "Make Payment" to show. Any suggestions? This is my form: https://www.jotform.us/form/62468501370150

Thanks

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Bill Byrd (September 27, 2016 at 07:17 AM)

Does Square allow for subscriptions?

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premierperformance (September 27, 2016 at 01:34 PM)

So the processing fee for Square is only 2.75% when integrated with Jotform?

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susane (September 27, 2016 at 02:52 PM)

can you have credit card tips onto a jot form with square integration?

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tvpRich (September 27, 2016 at 06:35 PM)

Can I use Square and Jot forms but leave the total amount open? for the client to fill in their amount quoted to them beforehand?

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kreationzdance (September 27, 2016 at 10:38 PM)

Does this also apply to the Australian version of Square?

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lmcmenaform (September 28, 2016 at 05:04 AM)

It is just working for people in USA

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sandmanhr44 (September 28, 2016 at 12:48 PM)

I noticed that there's no way to add a tip or gratuity amount to the square app through jotform??

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Jennifer (October 10, 2016 at 01:49 AM)

Is there a way to review or approve orders before payment is process?

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Blake (October 21, 2016 at 01:42 PM)

your support forum isnt working. my problems cant even get reported to you! I am paying for spam because your platform isnt working!

this is 2016 - forum only support only works if your software is FLAWLESS. and it isnt. I cant even get a confirmation my ticket was received!

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Joform Lover (October 26, 2016 at 10:02 PM)

You guys never cease to amaze us. You keep adding things people want! Amazing. And if you just had an afforable website version! Jotform !


   
Sklein625 (November 07, 2016 at 03:02 PM)

I integrated my square deposit onto my contract and received a payment today. I can only see this in JotForm though and not through Square nor did I receive any sort of email from Square about the deposit. Will any sort of notification be sent? Also, why isn't this showing up in Square? I'm trying to figure out where the money currently is. Thanks.

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