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MM PC Solutions
02-05-2010, 05:37 PM
I've been playing with Paypal recently and noticed that Paypal was missing a "Make Payment" button.

I thought that this button would be handy to add to my website for when I'm on site & the customer (god forbid) doesn't have enough cash or a cheque doesn't cover the amount (up to 100 in the UK with credit card details) unless you trust the customer that is.

The best option for this I believe is to create a "Donation" button on Paypal but use a custom button. That way, if I'm on site, at least I can specify the exact amount.

So I knocked this up:

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I've also created a blank button just in case anyone wants to add their own text. Easy to resize.

.png format - 1kb

Font information:
Font: DejaVu Sans, Bold, Italic, size 10, #003366

I hope this post comes in useful to you. :)

02-05-2010, 05:45 PM
Very nice, good job!

02-11-2010, 04:56 PM
Thank you for designing this. I am considering adding a page to my site so people can pay for remote services.

02-12-2010, 02:18 AM
Can you make me a pink one that says "Pay That Girl"


02-12-2010, 02:43 AM
Thanks. . that is EXACTLY what I need.

MM PC Solutions
02-12-2010, 08:11 AM
Can you make me a pink one that says "Pay That Girl"



Not just any old pink mind you, "Callthatgirl" pink! :p

02-12-2010, 03:21 PM
That is SWEET!!! I love it!

I'm putting it on my website asap!

hehe, that cracks me up...thank you so much. :D

02-13-2010, 01:16 AM
Will add...my designer thought it was really cool and is adding it on my site.

For what it's worth, I have found many paypal folks delay in payment sometimes. Maybe asking them to pay on the spot while I am remoted in may make a difference.

LOVE the idea!

MM PC Solutions
02-13-2010, 09:08 AM
I have my site set so the customer pays in advance:

02-13-2010, 09:52 AM
I have my site set so the customer pays in advance:

After payment has been received a technician will contact you via the telephone number that you have provided below (land line only excepted).

Spelling mistake spotted : excepted = accepted

MM PC Solutions
02-13-2010, 10:00 AM
Thanks for pointing out the mistakes. :)

02-13-2010, 04:57 PM
I like that idea, I may have my clients do that too now.

Pay in advance
Do the client agreement
book the appt.


30 minutes (up to) - 10.00
1 hour (up to) - 18.00

What is that in US dollars?

MM PC Solutions
02-13-2010, 05:04 PM
Just over $15 per half hour and $28 for an hour.

Cheap, but this is aimed more at residential and after trying different prices I found this was the sweet spot for my area.

Also the work requested on remote is normally easy.

Cheap n easy! I'm such a sl*t! lol

02-13-2010, 09:01 PM
WOW. :eek:

I almost made $300 today on phone support, I would never be able to live on those low of rates. I charge $75 an hour.

I'm an expensive Sl*t! LOL!

I do a lot of computer cleanings though, and those are an hour job.

02-23-2010, 04:52 AM
It's up! thank you!


Ok, my finance intern thinks I need a "donation" button on my site, right under it, just to see if anyone throws me cash.


He cracked me up. I wish.

02-23-2010, 05:12 AM
I have toyed with that idea myself to. Putting a pay pal button on my site, when i get to finishing it. lol...

Well since Lisa has a pink button now, I think that i will get a purple one :) And the button shall say "PAY ME NOW!!!" or "Bit*h Pay NOW!!!"


MM PC Solutions
02-23-2010, 10:09 AM
Lisa, it looks odd aligned to the left, try: <div align="center"></div> :)