Can I use a widget to display the shortcodes?
YES you can. Simply go to the Widgets admin page and insert the CPP Shortcode Widget into a sidebar. Then insert a shortcode like the examples shown on the tabs of the Plugin Dashboard Page.
Does the plugin cache the data?
No the plugin does not cache the data. You probably would not want it cached. However, it is compatible with caching plugins.
Can I create my own CSS styles?
Yes you can. You can use your theme's default styles, or you can use the light or dark themes provided by the plugin, or you can create your own custom CSS styles. For examples see the CSS Samples link in the Plugin Settings Page.
Can I use Google Captcha when accepting payments?
Yes, Google reCAPTCHA settings can be found on the Plugin's Payment Settings Page. You can register here for free, with Google, for reCAPTCHA: https://www.google.com/recaptcha/
Does it cost for an Ethereum blockchain node API URL?
It does not cost anything to register for an API key @ https://infura.io. That said, you will most likely need to register for your own blockchain node, if you wish to use the Ethereum tools.
Can I call the various shortcodes from my theme's code?
Yes you can call the calculator and exchange rate shortcodes; price chart and list shortcodes; orders, payments and donations shortcodes; and the Ethereum shortcodes from the theme by using a PHP Plugin, or by inserting code into a custom template, child theme, etc. See examples on the Plugin Dashboard Page.
Will I need a wallet for each cryptocurrency I accept payments or donations from?
There are a dozen different cryptocurrencies you can accept payments from; and thirteen cryptocurrencies you can accept donations from. However, YES, you will need a wallet for each cryptocurrency you plan to accept payments or donations from.
Can I track payments I receive using this Plugin?
Yes. You will receive an email notification everytime someone begins a payment transaction. You will also see the order information and tracking link on the Plugin Orders List Page.
Can I customize the name and email of the sender for payment and donations notifications?
Yes, if you do not want to use the standard Admin email address, then you need to set up another email address on your domain for sending payment and donation notifications to yourself. Likewise, if you do not want to use the standard WordPress from name, then you need to set up another FROM name you would like to use for sending payment or donation notifications to yourself. Go to the Plugin Settings Page to make these changes.
Does this Plugin take a % of your transactions fees?
The answer is NO. Unlike a substantial % of every other crypto payment processor solution available, who are going to secretly siphon off a percentage of every transaction between you and your website visitors, we do not take any % of your transactions.
Is Crypto Payments Plus a standalone plugin, or does it require a shopping cart to work?
Crypto Payments Plus is a standalone WordPress Plugin. You do not need to install WooCommerce, Shopify, Easy Digital Downloads, WP Ecommerce, Shopp, Marketpress, Ecwid, Jigoshop, Cart66, MemberPress, or integrate with any other shopping cart, such as, 1Shopping Cart, 2Checkout, Authorize.net, CloudNet360, Cydec, eWay, Infusionsoft, PayPal, Pin Payment, Recurly, RedOakCart, SamCart, Stripe or UltraCart. Simply paste in shortcodes into your page or post content, or in a widget.
If I deactivate this plugin will I lose all of my settings?
If you DEACTIVATE this plugin, the answer is NO, you will not lose any of your settings. However, if you uninstall the plugin you will lose all of your data. So, if you need to uninstall it for any reason, and do not want to lose your data, make a backup of your database first.
If I decide to uninstall this plugin, will it leave behind the tables and data the plugin created in the WordPress database?
Even though most plugin developers do not take the time to implement best practices and ensure that when you uninstall their plugins that you will be eliminating all of the extra data added to the database, you will be pleased to know that if and when you uninstall Crypto Payments Plus Plugin, any tables that were created will be deleted; and and post meta information that was added to your database by this plugin, will be deleted, as well.
Can I create cryptocurrency tickers; and even unlimited tickers with Crypto Payments Plus?
Yes you can create cryptocurrency tickers. You can create as many as you need. You can have multiple tickers on the same page if you want. There are also several different options for configuring your crypto tickers. You can also choose any one of 32 different fiat currencies to compare with up to 334 different cryptocurrencies for each ticker you create. You can turn off tickers for mobile devices; plus, you can choose whether or not you want to display fiat currency logos/icons; you can choose whether or not you want to display cryptocurrency logos/icons; you can choose whether or not you want to display the change in price during the past 24 hours; you can choose the location on the page where you want the ticker displayed; you can choose the speed by which the ticker moves across your page; you can choose the background color, the font color, the separator color, the top and bottom border color and the shadow box color. Of course, you can change any or all of those configurations on each Ticker you create.
Does Crypto Payments Plus have any widget for displaying a badge or showcase of various cryptocurrencies in widetized areas?
Dark Theme & Light Theme; Or Use Your CSS
Yes. The first step to display the CPayPlus Showcase Widget is to go to Appearance »» Widgets and drag an instance of the CPayPlus Showcase Widget to the widget area where you want it to appear. Depending upon your theme, you may be able to place the CPayPlus Showcase Widget in a sidebar, or footer, or before or after other elements, or a multitude of other areas. Next, open this instance of the "CPayPlus Showcase Widget"; and in the "Title" section, type in a short title; and in the "CryptoCurrency" section, type in the Ticker Symbol for the CryptoCurrency you would like to showcase. This will display in the widget area you selected, a box styled box with the Cryptocurreny's Icon/Logo, as well as, the Ticker Name, Current Price and the amount of change in the price for the past 24 hours. for most of the functionality of this plugin we use the CryptoCompare API. However, this feature uses the Coin Market Cap API. So, it may not display all of the cryptocurrencies with CryptoCompare will display in the other features.