Yoco Payments

Description

Accept card payments with Yoco on your WooCommerce online store.

The Yoco plugin for WooCommerce gives your customers an on-site payment experience, optimising conversion as your customers are never redirected to a different page to make the payment. Payments are processed through the Yoco platform, so you can see all your online and in-store sales in one place.

WHY USE YOCO’S PAYMENT GATEWAY?

  • No upfront, monthly or payout fees
  • Transaction fees start at 2.95% ex VAT
  • Daily payouts
  • Sign up and accept payments within minutes
  • On-site integrated payments
  • 3D Secure and PCI compliant
  • Online and in-store sales in one place

SIGN UP AND START ACCEPTING PAYMENTS IN MINUTES

Setup is really easy, takes less than 10 minutes, and is completely free.
1. Sign up for a Yoco account, if you’re not already registered.
2. Install the Plugin and retrieve your API keys in just a few clicks. More detailed instructions.

That’s it! You’re ready to accept payments.

ON-SITE PAYMENT EXPERIENCE

Once you’ve integrated the plugin, your customers will see a new Yoco payment method on checkout. They can complete payment directly on your website, increasing conversion and creating a slick, on-brand customer experience.

Yoco currently accepts payments via Visa and Mastercard. All payments are made in Rands. The payment gateway is PCI compliant and supports 3D Secure.

SIMPLE TRANSACTION FEES

With Yoco, there are no upfront, monthly or payout fees. We have a simple transaction fee, starting at 2.95% excl VAT. More information here.

ALL YOUR SALES IN ONE PLACE

Transaction info is captured in the Orders menu, and you can view all payments in your WordPress admin dashboard to stay on top of everything.

In addition, you can see all your online and in-store payments in one place in your Yoco Business Portal. You also benefit from Yoco business tools, and access to working capital.

ABOUT YOCO
Yoco is an African technology company that builds tools and services to help small businesses get paid, run their business better and grow. We believe that by opening up more possibilities for entrepreneurs to be successful, we can help create more jobs, enable people to thrive and help to drive our economy forward.

We’re proud partners of 83 000 small businesses in South Africa. Learn more

Minimum Requirements

  • WordPress 4.6
  • WooCommerce 2.6.0 or greater
  • PHP version 5.6.20 or greater. PHP 7.2 or greater is recommended
  • MySQL version 5.0 or greater. MySQL 5.6 or greater is recommended

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Installation

Please note, the plugin requires an SSL encrypted site, PHP version 5.6.20 or greater (although PHP 7.2 or greater is recommended) and ideally the latest WooCommerce and WordPress versions.

AUTOMATIC INSTALLATION
Automatic installation is the easiest option. WordPress handles the file transfers and you don’t even need to leave your web browser.

To do an automatic install of the Yoco payment plugin:
* Log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click ‘Add New’.
* Type ‘Yoco Payment Gateway’ into the search bar and click ‘Search Plugins’.
* Once you’ve found our plugin, install it by clicking ‘Install Now’ followed by ‘Activate’.
* Once you’ve installed the plugin, you can activate your API keys from the ‘Sell Online’ menu in your Yoco Business Portal.
* More detailed installation notes can be found here.

UPDATING

Automatic updates should work like a charm; as always though, ensure you backup your site just in case.

FAQ

What currencies does this plugin support?

Yoco currently accepts payments via Visa and Mastercard. All payments are made in Rands

Where do I find documentation or support?

More detailed installation notes can be found here. You can email online@yoco.com for further technical support or queries.

Reviews

May 1, 2020
Super easy install and setup. Nice alternative to payfast and paygate (cheaper rates) + theres the actual POS system. Switching all my client sites to Yoco.
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Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

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Changelog

1.030

  • Improved client error logging and Yoco client diagnostics
  • Site in sub-folder fix

1.021

  • Improved client error logging and Yoco client diagnostics
  • Edge case rounding issue fix
  • WooCommerce Notice on plugin admin page if trying to activate and WooCommerce is not active/installed

1.010

  • Replaced Guzzle with WordPress native functions
  • Improved client error logging and Yoco client diagnostics
  • Updated Plugin Readme.md

1.000

  • Initial Release.