Integrating Payflex on your eCommerce Site is Easy

Ecommerce payment gateway integration

 

Payflex is a brilliant new online payment solution that allows customers to pay for their purchases over a six-week period at no additional cost. Zero-interest. Zero fees. And zero catch!

Here’s everything you need to know about integrating the Payflex eCommerce gateway into your existing eCommerce website.

What is a payment gateway?

The main task of a payment gateway is to process credit and debit card payments for your customers. It transfers the key payment information between the website and the bank or payment processor.

What is a CMS?

A CMS is a Content Management System – it’s the software used to manage and create online content.

Everyone from small businesses to massive multinational companies use content management systems to create eCommerce websites so that they can sell their products and services online.

Payflex integrates with all of the leading Content Management Systems in the world, including Woocommerce, Shopify, Magento V1 & V2 and Opencart, offering you the best payment gateway options for online businesses in South Africa.

A vital part of a successful online store is a quick and simple checkout process. You don’t want customers to abandon their shopping cart after adding items to it from your store. So you need to ensure that your payment solutions works seamlessly with the rest of your site. Luckily, Payflex works with all the major CMS platforms, and allows provides your customers with the added benefit of being able to pay for their purchase over 6 weeks at no additional cost.

What is the best payment gateway for online business?

When considering which ecommerce payment gateway will best suit the needs of your customers, you need to consider the advantages of Payflex.

Payflex is a payment gateway that allows your customers to spread the purchase price over 6-weeks at no additional cost. They pay 25% upfront and the rest over three instalments and six-weeks. This type of affordable payment plan has been proven to increase sales by as much as 30%, as customers are encouraged to buy more and buy more frequently.

Payflex also functions as a standard payment gateway, allowing customers to pay the full amount owning in a single credit card or debit card transaction.

Will Payflex work on my custom-built site?

Yes. Payflex supports major eCommerce platforms including, Woocommerce, Shopify, Magento V1 & V2 and Opencart. If you have a custom-built website, you can also integrate simply into the Payflex API. Our developers are also on hand to help you with your site integration.

How do I add an online payment gateway to my website?

It’s easy to get Payflex up and running on your site. Payflex integrates instantly and seamlessly into your eCommerce shopping platform with a proven integrations that ensure payment success without software hassles. We back up our payment gateway with technical support from our strong development team.

Payflex supports major eCommerce platforms including, Woocommerce, Shopify, Magento V1 & V2 and Opencart. If you have a custom-built website, you can also integrate simply into the Payflex API.

What are the Payflex widgets?

PayFlex provides a number of widgets that will help increase sales on you site. The product widget sits on each product page and calculates the Payflex instalment amount, which is 25% of the purchase price. The lower instalment price is proven to increase basket size by up to 30%. In addition to the product widget, Payflex also provides a checkout button with “Shop now. Pay later” text that will also encourage the customer to load up with additional goodies.

The widgets are really easy to load, and our team is always on hand to assist where needed.

If you are looking for the best online payment gateway for your eCommerce store, contact us today at info@payflex.co.za to find out more.