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Woocommerce Gateways

I am trying to add on-site form for paying via credit card, not via paypal, but via a form that user could fell and proceed.

Any help?

I am using woocommerce on wordpress.

btw, I live in the middle east (Dubai, United Arab Emirates) just in case you give me some Addons that wont work in here.

Thansk a lot. Zac Gordon Please if any help boss.

Andreas Anastasiades
Andreas Anastasiades
2,916 Points

Looking for the same thing.

Guessing you'll have to buy a plugin such as; http://www.woothemes.com/product-category/woocommerce-extensions/payment-gateways/

Or check out http://www.mollie.com/en/ (payment gateways)

1 Answer

Zac Gordon
Zac Gordon
Treehouse Guest Teacher

It comes with one by default that you can sign up for called simple Commerce. I like using stripe. There are both free and paid plugins available different types of payment gateway modules, including Stripe.

Andreas Anastasiades
Andreas Anastasiades
2,916 Points

Hi Zac,

How does the default one work? I saw at the PayPal info that you should be able to use VISA if you don't have a PayPal account. But couldn't find that feature anywhere..

Is it something obvious that I'm overlooking then?

Thanks in advance.

BTW, love your WP courses. Very well explained. Thanks!

Zac Gordon

I have the some question as Andreas Anastasiades asked. However, you mentioned Stripe and different Addons within the great Woocommerce course, but why its not working in the middle east :( ? and why all other plugins such as paypal pro also works on US/UK and Canda?

I am located at the United Arab Emirates / Dubai now.


@Andreas, thanks man for the suggestions but doesn't work in my country :(