Payment Plugins

How to Accept Mpesa payments on your website or mobile App now

Start accepting Mpesa payments on your Website or Mobile app now. It has never been this easy. Follow the steps below to set up an Mpesa Payment gateway on your website or app:

Integrating your website with a C2B Mpesa paybill to accept Mpesa.

 You need some technical knowledge in these steps:

Choose your preferred Method of accepting Mpesa Payments

 There are two major ways of accepting Mpesa payments.

  1. The normal C2B Mpesa payments.
  2. The Lina na Mpesa online Mpesa payments.

These two can be integrated using same C2B Paybill.

Only the mode of accepting Mpesa payment is what is different.

Accepting Mpesa payments using the normal C2B Method.

This is very easy.

You will need to integrate the C2B APi and display steps to make payments.

Users will simply follow the below steps:

Step 1: Go to Mpesa menu on your phone.

Step 2. Click LIPA NA MPESA.

Step 3. Click Paybill.

Step 4: Enter Business number as: 693165

Step 5. Enter Account as: TEST

Step 6. Enter any amount you are comfortable testing with.

Step 7. Click OK.

Then, automatically, your server knows when a payment is made and completes their orders or does what is supposed to be done after a successful payment.

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Accepting Mpesa payments using the Lina na Mpesa online (LMO) method.

This is what you hear being called Mpesa Express.

It is initiated through an Mpesa STK PUSH and a Call Back.

So here, to accept Mpesa Payments via this method, you need to integrate the Mpesa Express API.

Users will Click to pay, choose Mpesa method and a popup appears on their phone with all company and account to be paid and a field to enter their PIN.

When they enter PIN and Click OK, Mpesa processes the rest and your business logic continues.

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