Before using Bookshelf, please make sure that you have setup the plugin correctly. To ensure the plugin is setup correctly:
- Go to Bookshelf->Settings
- Enter your paypal email address
- Select your currency type and save.
Instructions for using Bookshelf:
- Create or Edit a post (or page)
- In the PDF file box, click “Choose file” button and upload a file.
- In the Custom Fields box, add price(custom field) without currency symbol.
- Publish the post to start selling.
A small overview of how we handle PayPal IPN:
- The user(s) click on “Buy now”
- After confirming the payment, PayPal will notify Bookshelf plugin on your site.
- If the payment is complete and valid, the buyer will receive an email with the download link and some billing information. Bookshelf will log all completed payments.
- If the payment is incomplete or invalid, the buyer will receive an email with some billing details.
- In all cases, the admin will receive a copy of the email sent to the buyer.
- In case of pending or incomplete payment, the product should be sent to the buyer manually via email.