Which guide do you use? | Amazon Pay

Which guide do you use?

This guide is intended for merchants that want to integrate with Amazon Pay for handling one-time payments for purchases made from their website, but we offer other integration options, too.

Which is the right integration option for you?

The following table shows the various integration options available to you. The table begins with the most streamlined integration option and ends with the most technically flexible and powerful option:

If you want to… …Use this guide or resource
  • Set up one-time orders only (not recurring payments)
  • Maintain complete control of the checkout experience on your site
  • Set up API-based transaction management
The guide you are reading right now
  • Set up for recurring payments (subscription orders)
  • Maintain complete control of the checkout experience on your site
  • Set up API-based transaction management
Amazon Pay and Login with Amazon automatic payments integration guide
  • Use an ecommerce provider (also known as a solution provider) to manage your buyer's transactions
Amazon Pay featured ecommerce providers
  • Use a tool to generate an Amazon Pay button
  • Offer flat-rate tax and shipping options
  • Manage your orders using only the Payment Management Dashboard in Seller Central
  • Avoid API requests
The Button Generator integration section in the Hosted integration guide
  • Adjust the payment amount for simple tax and shipping options
  • Send buyers to Amazon-hosted checkout pages
  • Use API calls to manage your orders
The Custom integration section in the Hosted integration guide