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Paypal Shortcodes


This plugin allow to insert Paypal buttons in your posts or pages, just using a shortcode.
You can define your email and currency in the Settings › Writing admin panel.

[paypal type=”add” name=”Item Name vol. 1″ amount=”12.99″]

This shortcode will print the “Add to cart” button: it will add “Item Name vol. 1” (priced 12.99[currency]) in your paypal cart.

[paypal type=”view”]

This shortcode will print the “View cart” button.


  1. Download the plugin Zip archive.
  2. Upload paypal-shortcodes folder to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  4. Edit paypal-shortcode.php and define your settings.
  5. Enjoy 🙂

Contributors & Developers

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


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(12/11/2012) new mantainer, rewrite.


(16/05/2008) first release

This plugin is GPL© 2008 SWER Siti internet Torino