How to add a PayPal online store to your site

Note: This article refers to the legacy version of the Website Builder. If you signed up to the HostPapa Website Builder after March 11 2020, you’re on the new version of the Website Builder. For help, go here.

HostPapa Website Builder Online Store
Adding a PayPal-supported online store to your site is easy with the HostPapa Website Builder Online Store.

A functional and customizable addition to your site, the store includes management functions such as stock control, inventory management, discount and promotion management, and shipping control.

To read more about how the HostPapa Website Builder Online Store can help you grow your business, take a look at our Online Store tutorial.

HostPapa Website Builder also has three basic PayPal e-commerce Widgets available. You can find them in Widgets > Ecommerce.

Basic e-commerce Widgets
To be able to use these widgets you need to sign up at www.paypal.com for a free Premier or Business account. Once your account with PayPal has been created, you are ready to add PayPal buttons to your site.

The three PayPal widgets that you can use on your site are:

  1. PayPal Single Product Widget: Displays a single product for sale.
  2. PayPal Product Catalog Widget: Add this to your page to neatly display more than one product for sale.
  3. Donation Collection Widget: Allows people to make donations and contributions to your cause.

Take a look at our tutorial that explains how to get started with these widgets: Setting up the PayPal e-commerce Widgets.

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