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  • Stripe integration
  • PayPal Express Checkout
  • PayPal Payment Standard
  • Paysera
  • MailChimp
  • MailerLite
  • Paypal IPN error

Stripe integration

Stripe is the credit card processor we have chosen to partner with, to allow restaurants to manage customer payments.

For integration, you need to have Stripe account.

Please note, that all payments are transferred directly to your account, so if guest requires a refund, you also need to make a refund on your Stripe account.

How to integrate Stipe:

  • Go to your settings and Open 3rd party integration
  • Turn on Enable gateway.
  • Title – what your guest’s will see. You can name it “Pay by card”
  • Fill in your personal Stripe account details: Private key and Public key.
  • Click save when you’re done and the payment system is ready to use immediately.

To accept payments, you need to create an offer. 

Paypal Express Checkout

PayPal Express is an off-site payment method that is available for restaurants in all countries using Tablein. It will allow you to accept payments via PayPal and through a credit or debit card.

How to integrate Paypal Express:

  • Go to https://www.paypal.com/businessmanage/credentials/apiAccess on your account.
  • Click ‘Manage API credentials in NVP/SOAP API integration (Classic).
  • Select ‘Request API Signature’ radio and click ‘Agree and submit’.
  • Now you should have credentials to show.
  • Go to your Tablein settings and open 3rd party integration
  • Select PayPal Express Checkout, turn on Gateway
  • Paste your details into the integration. Your email address will be the account email.

To accept payments, you need to create an offer. 

Paypal Payment Standard

PayPal Payments Standard is PayPal’s easiest and most popular way to accept PayPal payments.

How to integrate Paypal:

  • Go to your settings and Open 3rd party integration
  • Select PayPal and turn on Enable gateway.
  • Title – what your guest’s will see. You can name it “Paypal”
  • Fill in your personal PayPal account email address
  • Select server and Capture.
  • Click save when you’re done and the payment system is ready to use immediately.

To accept payments, you need to create an offer.

Paysera

Paysera is popular payment method for e-shops and restaurants. Allows to collect payments in 184 countries in 32 currencies.

How to integrate Paysera:

  • Create new Project on Paysera
  • Go to your settings and Open 3rd party integration
  • Select Paysera and turn on Enable gateway.
  • Title – what your guest’s will see. You can name it “Paysera payments”
  • Fill in your personal Paysera details – unique Paysera project number (5 numbers) and password (±32 characters).
  • Click save when you’re done and the payment system is ready to use immediately.

To accept payments, you need to create an offer.

Mailchimp

Mailchimp is an email marketing platform. Tablein allows automatically add guest emails to this platform.

Please note, only guest who mark the checkbox on the widget will be transfer to your Mailchimp:

All guests have a right to choose if they want to get newsletter from a restaurant. In the last widget step is checkbox that Individuals could check the box themselves to provide proper consent. If client doesn’t want to subscribe for newsletter, it won’t be added to your Mailchimp list. Email will be separated to ‘unsubscribed’ column in CVS file.

How to integrate Mailchimp:

  • Create new list on Mailchimp
  • Go to your settings and Open 3rd party integration
  • Select Mailchimp and turn on Enable gateway.
  • Add your Mailchimp API key, select subscribe all Client and choose a list, where all email will be added.
  • Also, you can add clients to one more list, only for ratings – Subscribe selected clients.  For example, you can call it “8+ star reviews” and all clients who rated 8+ will be added to another list, which you can use to send automatic email with asking to leave new review on google or Tripadvisor. 
 
You can also export all your guest database and add them to Mailchimp manually. Database can be downloaded on Guest list.

Mailerlite

Mailerlite is an email marketing platform. Tablein allows automatically add guest emails to this platform.

Please note, only guest who mark the checkbox on the widget will be transfer to your Mailerlite:

All guests have a right to choose if they want to get newsletter from a restaurant. In the last widget step is checkbox that Individuals could check the box themselves to provide proper consent. If client doesn’t want to subscribe for newsletter, it won’t be added to your Mailerlite list. Email will be separated to ‘unsubscribed’ column in CVS file.

How to integrate Mailerlite:

  • Create new list on Mailerlite
  • Go to your settings and Open 3rd party integration
  • Select Mailerlite and turn on Enable gateway.
  • Add your MailerLite API key, select subscribe all Client and choose a list, where all email will be added.
  • Also, you can add clients to one more list, only for ratings – Subscribe selected clients.  For example, you can call it “8+ star reviews” and all clients who rated 8+ will be added to another list, which you can use to send automatic email with asking to leave new review on google or Tripadvisor. 
 
You can also export all your guest database and add subscribers to Mailerlite manually. Database can be downloaded on guest list. 

Paypal IPN error

You received an email from Paypal saying that IPN is failing on the server, what should you do?

These steps are for Paypal Business account holders.

How to specify the URL for Paypal IPN script

Add the URL in your PayPal Profile for Instant Payment Notification:

  • Click Profile.
  • Open Profile and settings.
  • Click My selling tools.
  • Click Update beside Instant payment notifications.
  • Click Choose IPN Settings to specify your listener’s URL and activate the listener.
  • Under Notification URL, enter the URL https://app.tablein.com/paypal_payment_ipn
  • Click Receive IPN messages (Enabled) to enable your listener.
  • Save.