WordPress is one of the most used platform for making websites and has a huge community for free plugins to extends the functionality and performance of your WordPress site. Everybody is looking forward to earn from their website and PayPal is one of the best way in magnetizing your website. In this article i have mentioned 10 best WordPress plugins for PayPal to monetize your website. Have Fun!

1. Are PayPal:

This plugin is used to monetize wordpress blog content using PayPal. It is designed to sell your knowledge.


  • Post/Page can be set to contain hidden content.
  • Content can be set as hidden for unregistered-unpayed users and visible for registered-paid users.
  • Gogglebot can index hidden content so users can search for a hidden content but can not see it.
  • Administrator can grant users to access payed content.
  • All the features are configurable using administration screens.
  • Plugin uses PayPal IPN – Instant Payment Notification protocol so payment/content delivery process is fully automated.

2. Easy PayPal Custom Fields:

This plugin makes adding a PayPal button to your site or blog very easy. You can select on which type of post (including custom post types) you’d like to display the button. There is a settings page for default values (username, currency etc), which can be customized for individual posts. Choose from four custom button themes (with custom button text): light, dark, blue and red. If you prefer, you can simply display a standard large or small PayPal button.

3. Paid Memberships Pro:

Paid Memberships Pro is a WordPress Plugin and support community for membership site curators. PMPro’s rich feature set allows you to add a new revenue source to your new or current blog or website and is flexible enough to fit the needs of almost all online and offline businesses. Accept one-time and recurring payments using Stripe, PayPal Website Payments Pro, PayPal Express, or Authorize.net.

4. PayPal Digital Goods powered by Cleeng:

PayPal Digital Goods powered by Cleeng makes one click content monetization extremely easy. This plugin is for everybody who wish to sell easily quality digital content: articles, photos, apps, videos or any other digital goods. Users can purchase using PayPal Digital Goods, and leverage Cleeng’s frictionless user experience.

5. PayPal Donations:

Adds a PayPal donation shortcode and sidebar Widget to WordPress. The options menu lets you setup you PayPal ID and a few other optional settings. You can choose which donation button you want to use or if you want to use your own button. You can also set an optional default purpose and reference which can be overridden on each inserted instance with the shortcode options or in the Widget settings. There is also options available for currency, localization of the button, custom payment page style and the return page.

6. PayPal Framework:

This plugins gives you a great framework to use for integrating with PayPal. It stores both live and sandbox API credentials and allows you to switch back and forth easily. All NVP API calls are passed through the framework and default values such as API version, API credentials, and even currency code are added to the request based on settings from the admin panel.

7. s2Member:

The s2Member Framework integrates with PayPal Website Payments Standard, and fully supports recurring billing. s2Member supports custom Pages for registration (including Custom Registration/Profile Fields), account access, and a lot more. s2Member is compatible with Multisite Networking too, and even with BuddyPress and bbPress.

8. WordPress Ultra Simple Paypal Shopping Cart:

WordPress Ultra Simple Paypal Shopping Cart allows you to add an ‘Add to Cart’ button on any posts or pages. It also allows you to add/display the shopping cart on any post or page or sidebar easily. The shopping cart shows the user what they currently have in the cart and allows them to remove the items. WP Ultra simple Paypal Cart Plugin, interfaces with the Paypal sandbox to allow for testing. Other new features include, Price Variations, interface text’s personalization, CSS call for the ‘Add to cart button’ and many other improvements.

9. WP e-Commerce:

They make setting up an e-Commerce shop easy, and with over 1.8 Million downloads, they have unparalleled experience. Wp e-Commerce plugin is powerful plugin offering many services.


  • WordPress Integration.
  • 100% Customizable.
  • Payment Gateways Integration.
  • Search Engine Optimization.
  • Shippings.
  • Checkouts.
  • Managing Orders.
  • Catalog Management.

10. YAK for WordPress:

YAK is an extensible, open source, shopping cart plugin for WordPress. It associates products with weblog entries, so the post ID also becomes the product code. It supports both pages and posts as products, handles different types of product through categorisation, and provides customisable purchase options. Cheque or deposit, basic credit card form, accounts receivable, basic Google Checkout integration, standard PayPal integration, PayPal Payments Pro, Authorize.net, Stripe and MiGS (Mastercard Internet Gateway Service, add-on only).