Easy way to price your work, and get paid.
You choose which images to sell and for how much. Accept credit & debit cards or PayPal from customers all over the world. Get email alerts when a sale is made and automatically send customized receipts to your customers. The Cart plugin makes the user experience a breeze to license your creative works.
After a simple streamlined checkout, your customers get an instant digital download or sales receipt. In Addition to digital downloads you can also create your own custom print options and price points. After a customer makes a purchase you can fulfill and ship the order using a professional printing service or your choice.
Supported by any Koken theme
Every Koken theme supports this plugin by displaying a buy button overlaid on any images listed for sale. No matter which theme you choose - from the Koken Store or a third party - this plugin is compatible.
Next: Setup Stripe
Setting Up Stripe
Stripe is a payments service that handles billions of dollars every year for businesses around the world. The service is super reliable, easy to setup, accepts all major payment methods and supports dozens of currencies. They also offer one of the lowest payment processing fees.
Leave Stripe and sign-in to Koken. Go to Settings > Plugins, then click Setup next to Cart. In the Secret and Publishable key fields paste the corresponding API keys provided by Stripe.
Now we just need to pick out a currency and set a default price, then click Save.
From the Library Inspector panel you can choose which images are purchasable and set individual pricing.
To test, visit your published site, then hover over any individual image and you'll see a purchase button appear in the upper right corner.
Next: Customize Stripe
With your Cart plugin installed and functioning, it’s time to look at some customization options available from Stripe. Login to your Stripe Dashboard and go to account settings.
Visit the Public Info section from the General tab of your Account Settings. There you can update your website address and statement descriptor.
Then scroll down and customize the color of receipts and add your logo.
Next, and this is important. Go to the Transfers tab and add your Bank Account information.
Finally, visit the Emails tab and choose when you wish to send and receive email confirmations.
Next: Setup Braintree
Setting Up Braintree
Braintree is a PayPal company that offers a simple, robust way to accept card or PayPal payments from almost anywhere. With top-notch protection, and world-class support.
To use Braintree, sign-up for a free account. Once your account has been created locate your API Credentials from the Control Panel. Then copy the public key, private key, and merchant id as shown below.
Leave Braintree and sign-in to Koken. Go to Settings > Plugins, then click Setup next to Cart. In the Sandbox and Production Braintree fields paste the corresponding keys provided by Braintree.
A final and important step required to use Braintree is to create 3 custom fields that will help track your orders. Follow this article provided by Braintree to learn how to create custom fields. You'd need to create 3 separate custom fields with a API names of koken_id, option, and filename. The display names should be Koken Id, Option, and Filename. All fields should set the Store and Pass Back option.