How To Create A Donate Button Using Paypal

Donate button are commonly used by bloggers to seek support from readers. You can choose from Paypal or Google Checkout. Since Google Checkout is only limited to few countries, we will use Paypal. Paypal currently offers creating a buy/pay, add to cart and subscribe button. Now, where do you get the donate button?  Simple, we customize the buy/pay button. Here are the steps on how to do a donated button in Paypal.

  1. Login to your Paypal Account. Go to Merchant Services/Tools. Under “Payment buttons:HTML payment buttons for your website”, select Learn More.
  2. Under Payment Buttons, Select click on “create one now” below buy now photo.
  3. Complete the create Paypal payment button form. Refer below for sample.
  4. Select email address to display on checkout page and press create button.
  5. Paypal will now generate a code for you. Copy it to your blog or website and you’re done.
Sample form

Sample Donate Button


Since childhood, the technology of computers was his greatest fascination. Empowered with a degree on Computer Science from AMA University in the Philippines, Ron focused on website and program development. Since then, he has been working with different companies and personalities to achieve their corporate and personal goals by providing technical support for their online presence and program solutions. As today’s technology develops faster than the blink of an eye, Ron never stops exploring not only the new but the coming. His exposure to a wide array of businesses and industries equipped him to be versatile and proficient to go beyond the expectations of his clients. Ron is looking forward to more challenging collaborations where he can further improve his ability to apply the latest trends in providing innovative solutions to the growing demands of website and program development.

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