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Paypal Paylink

Discussion in 'Link Building' started by spunk91, Feb 21, 2010.

  1. spunk91

    spunk91 Registered Member

    Sep 16, 2009
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    Hi everyone! :)

    Im kind of new on this forum, so plz dont flame me, for posting in the wrong section ;)

    I would like to know if its possible to add a 'download option' to at paypal paylink.

    I need one on my site, where people pay , i when they have payed, the can proceed and download the file.

    How do i do this? It doesnt have to be paypal, as long as it doesnt cost me anything 0:)


    P.S. Hope my english is understandable, im from Denmark so have pacient with me ;)
  2. raicha101

    raicha101 Junior Member

    Mar 27, 2009
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    PayPal can not send download links, but it can notify your servers when the payment has been made.

    When successful transaction has been made PayPal will post a bunch of info to the URL you specify. Starting from name, address, payment type and ending with email.

    So you should ask a programmer to make a system for IPN (instant payment notification).
    Not too complicated just need to know how this system works. Ask him to send the email after transaction with download URL.

    You can also specify the return page when payment has been made which is a lot of easier, but then everyone who knows a lit bit of this system can just easily look at the code and grab the download link without paying.