What are PayMongo Links?
No need to have a website to start selling online! Simply create a secure payment link you can send to your customers via SMS, E-mail, WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and other social media platforms to instantly receive your payment. PayMongo Links allows for flexible payment collection by giving your customers several payment methods.
How do I create a PayMongo Link?
To create a PayMongo Link, head on over to the Links tab on your dashboard and click the create a link button.
You will then be prompted to input the necessary transaction details. Once you have entered all the details, hit the create button!
Now that your link is generated, you can copy it and send it to your customer via any messaging channel like SMS, Viber, Messenger or e-mail. A corresponding reference number will also be assigned to the link.
How do PayMongo Links work?
The payment process for PayMongo Links is divided into 4 easy steps:
Step 1: Choosing your payment method
Upon opening the link, your customer is asked to choose from one of the available payment methods: credit/debit Card, OB via BPI/UBP, GCash, GrabPay, Atome, Maya, or OTC (7-Eleven, Cebuana, M Lhuillier, coins.ph)
Step 2: Filling out customer information
Your customer will then fill out the necessary billing details.
Step 3: Reviewing and confirming transaction details
This step allows your customer to review and verify the information about their billing and payment.
Step 4: Payment
The final step would look different for each payment method. Here, your customer will input their payment credentials.
Customers will be notified of a successful transaction via e-mail and will see this page:
If you want a way to programmatically create PayMongo Links in bulk, read more on the Links API section of our guide.
Updated 4 months ago