Checkout

There are two ways to integrate online payments using the PayPal JavaScript SDK. The JavaScript SDK displays relevant, PayPal-supported payment methods on your page.

Standard Advanced
Benefits Quick, basic, easy Advanced capabilities and customization
Transaction types One-time sale One-time sale, authorize and capture, voids, and refunds
Integration type Client-side and server-side Client-side and server-side
Payment methods
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
  • PayPal Credit
  • Alternative payment methods
  • Basic card processing
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
  • PayPal Credit
  • Alternative payment methods
  • Advanced card processing
Card form fields PayPal user experience Custom user experience
Vetting and underwriting Not required Required
Seller protection For PayPal and basic card transactions For PayPal transactions only
Risk management Handled by PayPal Customizable fraud tools with Simility

Set up standard payments

Set up online payments quickly with Checkout and show payment options that millions of consumers know and trust.

Set up advanced credit and debit card payments

If you're looking for a custom checkout solution, set up online payments that include your business branding for the credit and debit card fields.