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Paypal Donation Shortcode


Makes it easy to display a link to your own PayPal donation page. Includes options to set a fixed amount and select your own currency.

It adds a simple to use a [paypal] shortcode with a couple of options:

  • text, the linking text
  • email, the email address corresponding to your PayPal account
  • amount, set a fixed amount of money in the donation form
  • currency, the currency you would like to recieve donations in
  • title, a small title that will be added to your donation

Example usage of the plugin:

[paypal text="Do you like this plugin? Please reward it with a little donation." email="" title="Donation for Paypal Donation Shortcode plugin" currency="USD"/]

Read more about this plugin on the PayPal Donation Shortcode plugin page.


  • Example of the output that the plugin will show.


  1. Upload paypal-donation-shortcode.php file to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use the shortcode in a post or page and enjoy!


Are there any required settings to provide?

Yes, the text and email setting are required in order to make the plugin work.

Contributors & Developers

“Paypal Donation Shortcode” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial release