Subscription Manager for Joomla
Sell website access through PayPal and automate the creation of new user accounts using PayPals IPN service. You can set the content which gust can access and which only member can access in your articles and pages. The plugin is compatiable with Joomla 3.0, Joomla 2.5 and Joomla 1.5.Price: $19
Instant Payment Notification (IPN) is PayPal's interface for handling real-time purchase confirmation and server-to-server communications. IPN delivers immediate notification and confirmation of PayPal payments you receive and.
Automate Account Creation
Users signup on your website. After a purchase is completed through PayPal, their account is automatically activated and usable.
Automate Account Suspension
If a payment term ends or a payment transaction fails, accounts are automatically suspended so that the customer cannot log-in.
Add plans and access levels, so you can provide your customers with immediately activated user accounts. Accounts are matched to a PayPal subscription so you can collect recurring fees.
All messages and transactions from PayPal IPN are stored and displayed inside your Joomla website. You can monitor transactions, calculate revenues and imediatly spot problems.
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How Does it work?Version 3.0 is even simpler to setup!
Inside the Subscription Manager you can create several plans and pricing schemes.
On the frontend a customer is presented with an account creation form, just like the one used in Joomla.
The user signs up and is automatically redirected to PayPal.
After a successful purchase, the customer returns to a thank-you page on your website
PayPal sends a hidden message to the component. This message triggers the activation of the new account.
The customer can now access your website and read your content.
The above slideshow shows you how the component works in 6 steps.
InstallationUp and running in 5 simple steps!
1. Login to your PayPal account
Login to your PayPal account at www.paypal.com and go to Profile->Instant Payment Notification Preferences.
2. Activate IPN
In the PayPal screen click on the edit button to activate the IPN preferences.
First check the box to activate Instant Payment Notification (IPN), next enter the URL at which you will receive the payment notifications. This url points to your Joomla website and the Joomla PayPal IPN handler file.
3. Enable Auto Return
Go to Profile->Website Payment Preferences. Make sure that the Auto Return Radio boxes are set to ON. You can also enter a return URL. This is the page where all customers are returned to after they have made a purchase. Finaly hit the save button and the PayPal setup is complete.
4. Configure the component
Inside the components configuration you need to set your name and email address. You can also check there if you are using the testing or live mode.
5. Add Plans
After you created a plan inside the Subscriptions Manager component you have to publish a link to frontend component. This can be a menu link or a link inside an article or page.
Below you will find a couple of screenshots taken from within the component. The real power lies within the PayPal interaction and the Joomla User integration.
How to buy
With our automated payment and delivery process, you could be downloading and installing your new component in under five minutes! We use PayPal as our payment processor. It is one of the most preferred payment methods on the internet. You are not obligated to sign up with PayPal, so you can also just make a onetime purchase using your favorite creditcard.