How to add paypal donate button in wordpress websites

Are you looking to add a paypal donate button on your WordPress site?

If you working on a donation based or wordpress based website then you  must need a donate button, so visitors can easily donate you about your products and services. By default, WordPress does not come with a built-in contact paypal button, but there is an easy way to add paypal donate button to your site. In this WordPress tutorial, we’ll show you how to add paypal donate button in WordPress (step by step) without touching a single line of code.

Why Do You Need to add paypal donate button?

You might be wondering why do I to add a paypal button?

 Can’t I just add my paypal email address on my website, so people can send money through email address? That’s a very common question from beginners because they are afraid that adding a donation button requires code knowledge. The truth is you don’t need to know any code. 

  1. Looks Professional : If you add paypal donation button insted of paypal email then your website looks more professional and minimal.
  2. Saves Time: Paypal donate button help you and your visitors to save time in more ways than you can imagine.

Below is an example of a WordPress Paypal button that we will create in this tutorial.

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Paypal donate button Video Tutorial

If you prefer written instructions, then please continue reading.

Step 1. Login to WordPress dashboard and install paypal donate plugin

The first thing you need to login into your wordpress dashboard.

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After log into your dashboard, click on Plugins after that click on Add New button.

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After go to Add Plugins section click on search section and write paypal donation and search. Then simply Install the plugin which I show you on upper picture.

Step 2. Setup paypal donation plugin

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After installing that plugin. A new option appears on your wordpress dashboard named Paypal Donation. Click on Paypal Donations and aftet that click on Button and then click on “New Paypal Donation Button”. If you have any problem then take a look at upper image. 

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After completing all these things you have to fillup  that form and after filling up click on Save “PayPal Donation Button“. After these you redirect to another page where you got form id code.

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Finally we are on last step. Now you just copy that short code and place on your website to access Donate Button. For more help you can visit Paypal’s official guide from here.

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Conclusion: I hope you now successfully add paypal donate button in wordpress websites. But if you still got any problem then feel free to comment below. I will definitely try to help you as soon as possible.

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