Give is one the foremost WordPress donation plugins. It’s robust, flexible, and easy to use.
The Paystack Payment for Give allows site owners from Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa and Kenya to accept payments from their customers, anywhere.
To be able to use the Paystack Payment for Give plugin, you must have an account on Paystack from which you will get Test and Live API keys to connect the plugin to your Paystack business.
Use the Paystack dashboard to manage your customers, payments, and track your growth.
For Paystack, stopping fraud is top priority. We’ve used machine learning to minimize risks, reduce chargebacks and its associated costs. Paystack’s fraud systems is built to learn. And so it’s continually adapting to both local and international fraud.
We screen every transaction by checking the IP, history, geolocation etc. to proactively identify fraudulent transactions. The entire network is used to prevent fraud. We learn from card and device fingerprints used to pay across different merchants.
We’ve done all the heavy lifting such that you can immediately start accepting payments across all channels. Allow your customers make payments via their credit/debit card, bank accounts, USSD and Mobile Money.
Track your business performance in the palm of your hand with Paystack Go! – This is a Progressive Web App that gives you access to your dashboard even when you are offline. You can easily look up transactions, track your businesses, and send invoices on the go.
If your Paystack business has been activated, simply visit go.paystack.com on your mobile phone to use Paystack Go.
Join our growing community
When you download Paystack, you join a community of more than ten thousand merchants, developers, and enthusiasts. We’re one of the fastest-growing open source communities online, and no matter your skill level we’d love to have you!
If you’re interested in contributing to Paystack plugins and libraries we’ve got more than 100 contributors, and there’s always room for more. Head over to the Paystack GitHub Repository to find out how you can pitch in.
We also have a developer community on Slack where we share product announcements, private events and discuss contributions to open source library and plugins. Join the Payslack Community here.
- Confirm that your server can conclude a TLSv1.2 connection to Paystack’s servers. More information about this requirement can be gleaned here: TLS v1.2 requirement.
- Minimum PHP requirements is PHP 5.6
Automatic installation is the easiest option as WordPress handles the file transfers itself and you don’t need to leave your web browser. To do an automatic install of Paystack Payment for Give, log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New.
In the search field type “Paystack Payment for Give” and click Search Plugins. Once you’ve found our payment plugin you can view details about it such as the point release, rating and description. Most importantly of course, you can install it by simply clicking “Install Now”.
The manual installation method involves downloading our payment plugin and uploading it to your webserver via your favourite FTP application. The WordPress codex contains instructions on how to do this here.
Automatic updates should work like a charm; as always though, ensure you backup your site just in case.
Where can I find help and documentation to understand Paystack?
You can find help and information on Paystack on our Help Desk
Where can I get support or talk to other users?
If you get stuck, you can ask for help in the Paystack Payment for Give Plugin Forum. You can also directly email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Paystack Payment for Give is awesome! Can I contribute?
Yes you can! Join in on our GitHub repository 🙂
Contributors & Developers
“Paystack Payment for Give” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
Interested in development?
- Compatibility with WordPress 5.9 and PHP 8
- Add support for KES
- Fix compatibility with WordPress 5.8
- Fix compatibility with WordPress 5.7
- Fix compatibility issue with Give >2.8