Online merchants using WooCommerce on WordPress can now easily start accepting cryptocurrencies as payment just by installing Paywong’s recently launched plugin. This will enable merchants to not only get access to increased sales as it opens doors to buyers internationally who previously could not access their products and services but also provides a higher level of convenience to their customers via additional payment methods.
Merchants will also enjoy lower transaction fees compared to fiat payment gateways and also will be receiving their payments securely in real-time, thanks to Paywong’s non-custodial gateway which currently accepts over 70 cryptocurrencies.
Integrate Paywong in 3 easy steps
Firstly, ensure that you have your App API Token before following these simple steps:
Step One: Installing Plugin on WordPress
- From your WordPress dashboard, choose Plugins > Add New, and search for Paywong Payments in the search bar.
2. Click Install Now.
Step Two: Setting Up Payment Method
Navigate to your WooCommerce Settings and select the Payments tab. When you’ve successfully installed and activated the Paywong plugin, you will see the following, click on Manage.
- Enable the plugin
- Set environment accordingly
- Input your App API Token in accordance with the selected environment
- Save changes made
Step Three: Setting Up Webhook
To ensure Paywong can communicate with your WooCommerce site and update your order statuses in real time.
- Head to your Paywong’s App Settings (where you find your App API Token).
- Scroll below until you find the Webhook field:
- Enter the following: https://your_site/?wc-api=paywong
Replace your_site with the URL of your WordPress site.
- Save changes made
And that’s it! You’re now ready to accept crypto payments through your WordPress website. 🚀🌕
WooCommerce helps business owners build online stores using WordPress. It takes the basic WordPress operating system and transforms it into a fully functioning eCommerce store making it easy and affordable to sell any product and service via websites. It allows merchants to sell digital and physical products, take secure payments, manage inventory, and sort taxes automatically.
WordPress is an open-source content management system (CMS) and is a popular tool for users without any coding experience who want to build websites and blogs. Users get a backend dashboard to manage their content and then WordPress turns that content into a website — no code required.
Paywong is a Web3 startup that enables businesses to accept cryptocurrencies as payment through their crypto payment gateway. With Paywong, anyone, with or without a website, can accept crypto payments, including stablecoins, from anywhere in the world with low transaction fees. Almost all major cryptocurrencies are currently accepted on the platform. Paywong is a non-custodial cryptocurrency payment gateway that provides merchant services to businesses of all sizes.
Paywong recently launched its payment gateway, which includes features such as an intuitive dashboard for managing user funds, e-commerce integrations, and an invoicing system that generates a payment link that anyone can share. They offer a lifetime 0.5% merchant transaction fee to the first 5,000 signups. Book a demo here to learn more, and you’ll be on your way to accepting cryptocurrency as payment from your customers in no time.
About The Company
Paywong is a product of Walawong Solutions Pte Ltd — a Web3 startup based in Singapore. We are on a mission to simplify crypto payments for businesses by leveraging the power of blockchain technology.