In episode 63, we are beginning a “payments series” highlighting a number of payment platforms that integrate well with ActiveCampaign. There is no “best” payment platform, only the most appropriate for your needs. So you have to have a clear picture of what exactly you need before you try to choose a solution to your payment needs. Don’t get it wrong. How to choose a payment platform. #podcast #payments #shoppingcartsClick To Tweet So, before you choose any payment platform or shopping cart, make sure you create a list of requirements. Trying to find a cart without doing your requirements first is a recipe for disaster. You’ll end up not getting what you want and you may have to change carts, wasting time, energy and money. So listen in and learn how to come up with an objective set of requirements before you go looking for a new payments platform. A big element to consider when evaluating any payments solution is how well it integrates with the other systems you use. You can find out more about ActiveCampaign integrations in Episode 25 of the podcast Bullet Points We Chat About: Which payment gateways do you need? One off payments or recurring? Traditional ‘add to cart’ functionality? Do you need upsells and cross-sells? What does it integrate with? How well does it integrate? Customer management Sales metrics Do you need an affiliate program? What kind of volume you are going to do? If you want to give ActiveCampaign a try, you can set up a free trial account here. If you want to take your sales funnel and marketing automation skills to the next level, join us at The Active Marketer Insiders my private mastermind and coaching community where we share all the good stuff!