Taking variable payments
Learn how to accept single, one-time variable payments (e.g. donations)
Create a product
Once you've created your Trolley account, you can create your first product. Click on Products, then New Product.
Product Type to be Donation
Fill in the basic product details - price, currency, description and so on. Scroll down a bit and click Save.
Send the link directly to your customers
As soon as you've pressed
Save Trolley generates the unique payment link for your products. It looks like this:
Copy that, and you can send it via email, WhatsApp, Tweet it, pop it in your Instagram bio - whatever you like. If someone clicks it they'll be taken straight to the hosted payment page associated with your product. If they pay you, you'll receive an email.
The hosted payment page looks like this:
Put the product on your website
Once you've saved your product you'll see that Trolley asks you to grab a chunk of HTML and paste it into your website.
Select the code (the words in the dark greybox, above…) and copy it - either using your keyboard, or by clicking the little Copy icon.
Now flip over to your text editor, open up the source, and paste the code from Trolley somewhere into your design, like so:
Refresh your website in the browser and you should see a
Click it, and a Trolley pop-up widget should appear, just like this:
Deploy your edited website and that's it - you're live!