Volusion’s extensive, ecommerce platform allows you to easily build and manage your online store. By connecting your store to BlueSnap, you’ll be able to accept global card payments, as well as take advantage of BlueSnap’s reporting capabilities.
You must have accounts at both Volusion and BlueSnap to proceed.
A PCI compliance of SAQ-A is required.
Contact an Implementation Specialist to get your account ready. BlueSnap provides you with the gateway credentials you use in Step 2.
Get your BlueSnap API credentials and define the authorized IP addresses for your server. Both of these actions are performed on the same page; for instructions click here.
To get paid, you need to configure your payout settings. Refer to Payout for more information.
Please complete these steps in your Volusion account. Note that you'll need your gateway credentials from BlueSnap at this time.
Go to Settings > Payment. In the Gatway Credentials section, configure the following settings:
- Gateway Country - Select United States
- Gateway Name - Select Other
- Gateway Name - Enter NETWORKMERCHANTS
- (Custom) - Enter your gateway username that BlueSnap provided
- (Custom) - Leave the second custom field blank
- (Custom) - Enter your gateway password that BlueSnap provided
Note: The default payment capture setting is authorization and manual capture. Click Alternative Settings to change this setting.
When you're done, click Save.
Congratulations! You're ready to start accepting live transactions.
While transactions are placed in your store’s base currency, you might have your store configured to display product prices in multiple currencies. To account for any differences between the currency conversion rates used to display prices on your website and the rates used by the shopper’s issuing bank, we recommend including a note on your checkout page that informs shoppers of potential price variations. For example: “The price listed is approximate and may vary slightly”.
Use BlueSnap's reporting capabilities to gain a comprehensive understanding of your business through the detailed transaction and payout reports, through payment conversions reports, and much more. Reports can be viewed right in your BlueSnap Console or pulled via the Reporting API to be parsed or pushed to your third-party reporting tools.