Do you want to use Authorize.net on your WordPress website? Don’t worry. With the right WordPress plugin, you can do it easily. You can quickly add the Authorize.Net payment gateway field to your forms to accept credit cards, signature debit cards, and other online payments.
To integrate Authorize.Net on your WordPress website, you’ll need a trusty plugin. In this article, we will show you how to add the Authorize.Net payment gateway field in WordPress.
For this tutorial, you’ll need WPForms that let you create Authorize.Net forms without using any code, and without creating any feeds.
Here’s how to connect payment forms for Authorize.Net.
Step 1: Install and Activate the Plugin & Addon
To get started, firstly you need to install the WPForms plugin to your WordPress website.
Once WPForms is installed, you need to have the Elite plan of WPForms to get access to the Authorize.Net addon. You can get WPForms Elite License at a discounted price by clicking here.
Once you’ve purchased the license key, just head to WPForms >>Settings from your WordPress dashboard and verify the license key to get started.
Next, go to WPForms>>Add-ons page and select the Authorize.Net addon.
Step 2: Connect Authorize.Net to Your WordPress Website
Once the Authorize.Net addon is activated, we need to connect Authorize.Net to our website. For this, head over to WPForms >> Settings page and click on the Payment tab.
You can also adjust the currency from the Currency dropdown before proceeding.
Next, scroll to the section named Authorize.Net. In this section, you will need to add API Login ID and Transaction Key to authorize the connection between your forms and Authorize.Net.
To grab your Authorize.Net keys, log in to your Authorize.Net account. You can sign up for an Authorize.Net account if you haven’t already.
Once logged in, you should see a toggle button showing whether your account is in Test or Live mode. Make sure this button is set to Live mode.
Now, to get the keys you need, click on Settings in the left sidebar of your Authorize.Net account dashboard.
On the settings page, click on the option named API Credentials and Keys.
Now, copy your API Login ID from the screen and paste it into the API Login ID box of your WPForms tab.
Now you have added your API Login ID, you’ll need a transaction key.
For this, go back to your API Credentials and Keys page.
In the Obtain option here, select New Transaction Key and then, click the Submit button.
Now, you’ll receive a PIN on your email address to verify your identity. Check your email, then paste the PIN in and click Verify PIN.
Once, your identity is verified, Authorize.Net will display your Transaction key. Copy that key and into the Test Transaction Key field of your WPForms Settings and then, click Save Settings.
Now, your WPForms and Authorize.Net accounts are connected.
Step 3: Add Authorize.Net to Your Form
For this step, you will need to create a new form or you can also edit an existing form. In this tutorial, we’ll use a simple order form.
Once WPForms builder is open, add the Authorize.Net field to your form. You can place it anywhere you like.
You can easily customize your form by dragging new fields from the left side of the WPForms builder.
Once you’ve finished customizing your form, head over to Payments » Authorize.Net and click on the Enable Authorize.Net payments checkbox option.
Apart from enabling Authorize.net payment, here’re the additional settings to fill out:
- Enter your Payment description.
- Select Authorize.Net Payment Receipt. You can select Email to have Authorize.Net send a receipt.
- Select Name in the Customer Name field.
- And adjust the remaining settings as you need.
After configuring all settings, click Save and proceed further.
Step 4: Add Form to Your Website
Now you have created the Authorize.net form, so the final step is to add it to your website. You can add it anywhere in WordPress like pages, posts, or sidebar.
For this, go to Page >>Add New to create a new page.
Now, select your billing/order form from the dropdown and add it to your page.
Now, hit the publish button to make your form page live on your blog.
And that’s it!
After reading this article, now you may have a clear idea of how to create payment forms for Authorize.Net using the WPForms plugin. So, start using this amazing plugin now and grow your website’s revenue and sales. Also learn, How to collect Paypal payments on your WordPress site.
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