"How can I sell products on my site?"
Online Store blocks are powered by PayPal and require you to have a PayPal account in order to work. You can add blocks individually by going to Add Content > Online Store or add a pre-formatted Store page by going to Edit Pages > Add Page > Store.
Pal business account in order to offer this option.
Setup Shopping Cart
To activate the Shopping Cart for your online store, go to Settings > Online Store and enter your PayPal Merchant ID or the email address associated with your PayPal account. If you don't already have a PayPal business account click here to set one up.
NOTE: Shopping Cart is activated automatically when you manually add an Online Store page by going to Edit Pages > Add Page > Store
Turn Shopping Cart ON. This will display a cart icon at the top of your website. Save Changes.
NOTE: If Shopping Cart is turned OFF, visitors will be able to make purchases one product at a time, rather than adding multiple different products to a cart.
Add Online Store Blocks
To quickly add an entire store page, go to Edit Pages > Add Page > Store. You have the option to give your store page a custom name or keep the default name. Click Done. This will create a page that includes a few blocks to get you started.
NOTE: You can use eCommerce blocks on any page throughout your site, not just the pre-formatted store page. They can be found by going to Add Content > Online Store.
Customize your block title and description fields by clicking on the placeholder text. Double-click images to add your own custom images.
Double-click the buy button to launch settings for pricing and purchase. If you have Shopping Cart activated, this buy button will appear as Add to Cart. If your Shopping Cart is not activated, this button will appear as Buy now with PayPal.
In PayPal Settings, add product name, price, optional shipping cost and optional tax. You can also turn quantity selection ON or OFF. These values are what will appear on the PayPal checkout page where transactions are processed.
NOTE: If you have not already entered your PayPal information, you will be prompted to at the this stage.
Click Done to save your settings.