Answers to Over 40 of the Most Commonly Asked Questions
Ivaskevicius and Patrick
never thought I would see the day when a book would rival the Internet as a source
of customized, up-to-date information on a technical topic. The day has come."
-- Greg Brown, Vice President
of Operations and Technology, The Tech Museum of Innovation
and Patrick have done a wonderful job with Happy About PayPal Website Payments,
sharing their wisdom about the most common problems people run into. This book
is a must for anyone who wants to ensure they get every penny they are due."
-- Jared M. Spool, Usability Expert, UIE.com
is a great book for PayPal merchants and developers. Easy-to-read and full of
tips and techniques that can be applied immediately. As a PayPal merchant that
doesn't generate much revenue with PayPal today, I learned a lot from this book.
I expect to be able to dramatically increase the revenue I produce."
Levy, PayPal Merchant and CEO, Happy About
companies take great effort to nurture and sustain a vital developer community.
This book pays tribute to the PayPal developer community by capturing the essentials
required for a new developer (or merchant) to participate productively in the
community and allows them to leverage the wisdom of those who have come before."
Rajiv Dholakia, V.P. Strategy & Solutions, PGP Corporation
book is an invaluable asset! It provides clear, concise answers to the most common
issues that a PayPal developer/merchant faces. Stephen and Patrick are the two
most knowledgeable PayPal developers out there; they are the biggest contributors
in the community and have closer relationships with the developers than any other
advocates of the PayPal system."
-- Shannon Sofield, Lead Developer,
PayLoadz.com and PayPalDev.org
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|About the Authors|
Ivaskevicius (AKA PayPalStephen) is currently in Developer Technical
Support. This includes support of PayPals APIs, Developer Central,
Developer Network, PayPalTech.com and all features used in Merchant Tools. He
is an ordained minister, motorcyclist and Parrothead. He graduated from Wayne
State College in Wayne, NE in 1996 with a B.S. in Criminal Justice and Psychology.
He worked in Corrections and Juvenile Services from 1996 until January 2001 when
he started at PayPal (X.com). Stephen also maintains OasisBay.com, designing and
developing websites at night and on weekends.
ONeal (AKA PayPal_PatrickO) is a member of PayPals Developer
Technical Support Team tasked with supporting PayPal Web Services and Developer
Central. Before joining the Developer Technical Support team, Patrick was Senior
Agent in PayPal Technical Support and worked primarily with supporting PayPals
Merchant Features (e.g., web site payment buttons, IPN, and PDT).
holds an Associates degree in Computer Network Systems and a Bachelor of
Science degree in Computer Science with an emphasis on Web Programming. In his
free time, Patrick enjoys learning new programming languages, spending time with
his 3 children and gaming on the Xbox.