PayTabs offers its merchants a variety of solutions to integrate their own business/systems with their accounts on Paytabs. You can choose what suits your business needs best, whether it is a web application, eCommerce platform, or mobile application. And even if you don't have any online solution, don't worry, we got you covered. To know more about these integration methods, please check our How To Integrate With Paytabs? solution article. All these integration methods are performed in what we called the "7 Steps integration" process.
In this article, we will walk you through what are those 7 steps and what you are expected to understand/get by the end of each step. This 7 steps process will take you on a fully detailed informative journey that includes each possible information you may need starting from integrating your system from scratch to accepting payments and handling its responses. Kindly take your time in reading and digest the following steps in sequence:
- Step 1 - Setup and activate the integration method
- Step 2 - Configure the integration method
- Step 3 - Initiating the payment
- Step 4 - Accepting the payment
- Step 5 - Handle the payment response
- Step 6 - Handle the post-payment responses (notifications)
- Step 7 - Manage Transactions
Step 2 - Configure the integration method
After that, we will walk you through the configuration for your chosen integration method. You will be introduced to the configuration options and parameters that we provide, how they are functioning, how you can manage/control them, and how they will affect your checkout/payment page.
Step 3 - Initiating the payment
Step 4 - Accepting the payment
In this step, you will know how PayTabs accept the payment you initiated/prepared in the previous step from your side. You will also know on which of PayTabs' mechanisms your chosen integration method is built to accept the payment that you already initiated in the previous step. Accepting any payments will be categorized into two phases which you will get to know more about:
- Phase I - The Type of the Payment
- Phase II - How are you going to accept/handle customers' card details?
Step 5 - Handle the payment response
Step 6 - Handle the post-payment responses (notifications)
Step 7 - Manage Transactions
Reaching this point, you are supposed to be fully aware of the integration process you should go through to integrate with PayTabs. Now you can choose the integration method that suits more your business and just run on the ground with your business.