Product Features

Two Easy Ways to Create a Frictionless Checkout in the API

Two Easy Ways to Create a Frictionless Checkout in the API

By: Emil Ray

Nothing is more frustrating than getting your shoppers all the way to the checkout page, only to have them abandon the purchase because the checkout process is too difficult. To eliminate this conversion problem, many merchants are focusing on building a truly frictionless checkout experience.

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How To Avoid a Payment Conversion Meltdown with Payment Analytics

How To Avoid a Payment Conversion Meltdown with Payment Analytics

By: Trevor Black

Conversions. A key metric for any online seller. Some don’t track the metrics at all (a big mistake as you can’t improve what you don’t measure) and others might track the data in great detail but not know how to improve the numbers.

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Introducing the Powered Buy Platform™

Introducing the Powered Buy Platform™

By: Ralph Dangelmaier

I am proud to announce our latest innovation in payments, the Powered Buy Platform™. Over the past several years, we have focused on solving a business challenge for merchants across the globe: delivering the frictionless checkout experience consumers demand while maximizing payment conversions.

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Netflix’s $7 Billion Conversion Problem and How You Can Avoid It

Netflix’s $7 Billion Conversion Problem and How You Can Avoid It

By: Mike Misasi

Payment conversions are extremely important, just ask Netflix. Last week the company attributed lower than expected quarterly earnings to payment conversion issues.

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3 Secret Tips to Increase Payment Conversions for Your eCommerce Site

3 Secret Tips to Increase Payment Conversions for Your eCommerce Site

By: Hanna Wolsfelt

With eCommerce growing at exponential rates, there are plenty of opportunities for people to start and grow their businesses online. However, as the market expands and competition becomes stiffer, businesses are looking for better ways to attract, win and retain customers.

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How To Leverage Metadata to Append Key Information About a Payment

How To Leverage Metadata to Append Key Information About a Payment

By: Scott Ring

Within our Payment API we support the association of data to a payment record.

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Transitioning to a Recurring Business Model? Here are 5 Things You Need to Know.

Transitioning to a Recurring Business Model? Here are 5 Things You Need to Know.

By: Ryan Conway

Subscription business models are a win-win largely because they provide the balance of value between the company and the customer.

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Our Product Team’s Guide to Fraud Prevention

Our Product Team’s Guide to Fraud Prevention

By: Mike Misasi

Every eCommerce business has to have a fraud prevention solution in place. Stolen credit card numbers are so readily available that all ecommerce business are vulnerable to attack. It’s as simple as that.   Each merchant’s risks are different though.

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How to Stay Ahead of the Fight Against Fraud

How to Stay Ahead of the Fight Against Fraud

By: Sharon Troia

Fraud is on the rise increasing 94% from 2013 to 2014 according to a 2015 fraud report byLexisNexis. It’s not too surprising since there have been so many major data breaches over the last year giving fraudsters access to millions of payment details and personal information.

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3 UI Improvements You Can Make to Go Global with Hosted Checkout Pages

3 UI Improvements You Can Make to Go Global with Hosted Checkout Pages

By: Karin Biberstain

Hosted checkout pages can sometimes get a bad rap because people often associate them with having to leave your page and put in their payment information somewhere else.

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PayPal for Subscriptions? Yes please!

PayPal for Subscriptions? Yes please!

By: Hanna Wolsfelt

Did you know that you can leverage our subscription engine while accepting multi-currency PayPal payments? All of the functionality of our subscription engine can be used alongside this payment type: custom subscription models (weekly, monthly, etc.

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Product Feature Spotlight: Account Updater

Product Feature Spotlight: Account Updater

By: Hanna Wolsfelt

Let’s face it, people lose their credit cards all the time. For customers, the waiting period is usually several days to get their new card. Then they call, get it activated, and the buying begins.

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