Get started with Square Online Checkout links
Use Square Online Checkout links to allow your customers to purchase anything you want to sell online – without creating an eCommerce website.
Create and manage Square Online Checkout links
Send your customers a checkout link through an email campaign or let your customers purchase at their convenience by posting the link on social media or your blog. There is no monthly fee for using Square Online Checkout links. You’ll only pay Square standard eCommerce processing fee of 2.2% per transaction.
Note: Square Online Checkout links are only available for domestic sales. If you’d like to sell online internationally or create a fully customisable eCommerce website, take a look at Square Online.
You can create checkout links for the following options:
Collect a payment to accept money for any reason.
Sell an item to accept money for items in your Square Item library.
Accept a donation to allow a donor to enter an amount of their choice.
Sell classes or tickets to host an online or in-person class or event.
Customise settings for Square Online Checkout links
Customise the appearance of your Square Online Checkout links.
Additional features for Square Online Checkout links
Online Checkout Reporting
You can easily track the number of sales generated from each Square Online Checkout link. This allows you to track how links are performing. To view the number of sales per checkout link, in your online Square Dashboard, review the sales per link in the Total Sales column.
You can also view all of your sales in your online Square Dashboard in Reports when you filter by Source > Checkout Links.
Deactivate or delete Online Checkout links
You can deactivate and delete a checkout link at any time. To disable a checkout link:
Go to Payments > Online Checkout in your online Square Dashboard.
Select the Online Checkout link you want to deactivate or delete.
Click Deactivate or Delete at the bottom of the item details page.
Note: If you’ve previously shared a link with your customers, once you deactivate or delete it, they’ll be unable to complete a transaction via the link.
Troubleshoot Online Checkout links
If you or your customer have trouble viewing a Square Online Checkout link, there are some settings or features that could be the cause. Learn how to troubleshoot Square Online Checkout links.
Review answers to frequently asked questions about using Square Online Checkout to learn more.