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Pro PayPal E-Commerce

Authors: Williams, Damon

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  • PayPal is a hugely popular payment option for e-commerce
  • Covers not just .NET but many other web programming languages
  • Written by a PayPal employee with great knowledge of the technology
  • First book to cover the PayPal SDK
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About this book

Pro PayPal E-Commerce contains the most comprehensive collection of information on PayPal technologies. It takes the approach of PayPal as a digital money platform, and shows how its a dynamic service that offers far more than just payment processing.

With its breadth of technologies and APIs, the PayPal platform is a basis for development and innovation for an unlimited number of possibilities. It offers a wide range of payment technologies, but its not always easy to decipher which technology is the best choice for a web site. This book gets under the hood to show you how the different technologies work, how to choose the right solution, and how to implement the solutioncomplete with real-world PayPal success stories.

Youll learn how to integrate PayPal directly into web sites to make use of its payment technologies. This allows you, no matter what language you program in, to build shopping carts or similar channel products with PayPal as a payment option. You can also use this book to learn about the basics of e-commerce, where PayPal fits in, and how you can meet your own e-commerce needs. This book covers

  • How PayPal works
  • Using the PayPal API
  • Website Payments Standard
  • Website Payments Pro
  • Instant Payment Notification
  • Payment Data Transfer
  • Encrypted Website Payments
  • Administration
  • Reporting
  • Fraud protection
  • Payflow Gateway

About the authors

Damon Williams has worked at PayPal since 2004, where he has specialized in making life easier for people trying to integrate PayPal into web sites and applications. His background is in software engineering, community building, and content publishing. He is a certified Java developer with over seven years of experience, and he also spent five years as the publisher of Feedback Magazine in Austin, Texas. His current position is managing the PayPal Developer Network, where he is building an online community for innovation and support on the PayPal commerce platform.

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eBook $44.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-0353-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $59.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-59059-750-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pro PayPal E-Commerce
Authors
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Damon Williams
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-0353-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-0353-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-59059-750-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVI, 279
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