Hubtel Payments WooCommerce Gateway

Description

Introduction

Hubtel is Ghana’s leading mobile value-added aggregation and payments platform.
Hubtel is founded on the belief that Africa will be a better place when businesses make customers happy. We’re on a mission to help businesses re-think payments in Africa.

This Woocommerce payment gateway allows merchants to add Hubtel Payments to their WordPress websites and receive card and mobile money payments from their customers.

We want to help you increase sales by providing more channels for accepting payments.

Sign up for a free Hubtel Merchant Account

Access more help articles and documentation to know more about the service.

Note

Hubtel Payments currently works for only Ghanaian Merchants.

Plugin Features

  • Accept payments from bank cards (local VISA & Mastercard)
  • Accept payments from mobile money channels

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Installation

Automatic Installation

  • Login to your WordPress Admin area
  • Go to “Plugins > Add New” from the left hand menu
  • Serarch for Hubtel Payments Gateway
  • From the search result you will see Hubtel Payments Gateway click Install Now to install the plugin
  • After installation, activate the plugin from the admin dashboard.
  • Go to the settings page for WooCommerce and click the “Checkout” tab.
  • Click on the Hubtel Payments link from the available Checkout Options
  • Configure your Hubtel Payments settings. See below for details.

Manual Installation

  • Download the plugin zip file
  • Login to your WordPress Admin. Click on “Plugins > Add New” from the left hand menu.
  • Click on the “Upload” option, then click “Choose File” to select the zip file from your computer. Once selected, press “OK” and press the “Install Now” button.
  • Activate the plugin.
  • Go to the settings page for WooCommerce and click the “Checkout” tab.
  • Click on the Hubtel Payments link from the available Checkout Options
  • Configure your Hubtel Payments settings. See below for details.

or

  • Unzip the files and upload the folder into your plugins folder (/wp-content/plugins/) overwriting older versions if they exist
  • Activate the plugin in your WordPress admin area.

Configure the plugin

To configure the Hubtel Payments Gateway plugin to work with your WordPress site, go to WooCommerce > Settings from the left hand menu, then click Checkout from the top tab. You will see Hubtel Payments as part of the available Checkout Options. Click on it to configure the payment gateway.

  • Enable/Disable – check this box to enable you receive payments with Hubtel.
  • Title – this displays the title your customers see when they are choosing checkout options on the checkout page.
  • Description – this displays the description under the checkout title on the checkout page.
  • Hubtel ClientID – provide your Hubtel API client ID which can be accessed from your Merchant Account Dashboard on Hubtel.
  • Hubtel ClientSecret – provide your Hubtel API client Secret](https://unity.hubtel.com//account/api-accounts), this can also be accessed fromm your Merchant Account Dashboard.
  • Your Merchant Account Number – provide your merchant account number displayed on your dashboard.
  • Remember to configure your currency to Ghana Cedis on WooCommerce.

FAQ

How do I get started with receiving payments with Hubtel using this plugin
  1. You need to have a Hubtel Merchant Account.
  2. You also need to have WooCommerce plugin installed and activated on your WordPress site.
  3. After this, install and activate this plugin.
What do I do if I am facing issues with this plugin

You can raise a support ticket here.

Where do I get more information on how to use Hubtel

You can find more help information and documentation on how to use Hubtel here or visit developers portal.

Reviews

August 10, 2018
Works perfectly. In your next update, can you replace the hubtel logo on the checkkout page to the various payment logo (MTN mobile money, Vodafone cash, Mastercard etc)
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Contributors & Developers

“Hubtel Payments WooCommerce Gateway” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

  1. First Release

1.0.0 is a initial release of this plugin

1.0.1 Handle Hubtel callback for successful and failed payment scenarios
Update WordPress with correct Plugin URL
Improve order status notifications

1.0.1 Improve error reporting on checkout page

1.1.0 Add VAT and shipping cost calculations
Improve HTTP status error reporting