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Nice Google Button Plugin

The Nice Google Button Plugin is provides an e-commerce solution those who want to use Google Checkout Buy Now buttons on their website. This button provides a hassle free way to add a buy now buttons to any article, custom module or to most places where text can be displayed on a Joomla website. Stop dealing with the headache involved with larger, over-bloated e-commerce extensions and start selling. Nice Google Button is lightweight, flexible and easy to use. It does not include a shopping cart like its big brother, the Nice Google Checkout plugin. However, it still packs a big punch in respect to application of use and reliability.

Add a tag in any article content, {nicegooglebtn:item name|price|item description|quantity} e.g {nicegooglebtn:Joomla Coffee Mug|12.50|10 oz. coffee mug printed with the Joomla logo|1}, and the Nice Google Button plugin will replace the tag with a Buy Now button.

*Please note that Google currently only offers Google Checkout service to U.S. and U.K. merchants.

Features include:

* Native to Joomla 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 2.5 & 3.x
* Creates a Google Checkout "Buy Now" button, in-line with any article content, custom module or in most places text can be placed, by replacing a simple tag that you enter when editing the textual content of the site.
* Specify item purchase price.
* Specify item name.
* Specify item description.
* Specify item quantity.
* Specify shipping amount & optional shipping method name.
* Specify tax rate & optional US state designation.
* Specify custom button graphics.
* Set your preferred currency code, includes both Google supported currencies, USD & GBP.
* Set the plugin to test mode, point Nice Google Button to your Google Checkout sandbox account.
* Configurable button size (Small, Medium & large).
* Configurable button background fill (white & transparent).
* Configurable Location (US & UK).
* Language support for administrative area.

Release version 1.09 updates
* Minor alteration to language file.

Release version 1.11 updates
* Joomla 2.5 compatible
* Streamlined upgrade process for Joomla 1.6-2.5

Release version 1.12 updates
* Joomla 3.x Compliant

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2012-10-31
Reviews: 3
I love all of the extensions in the "Nice" lineup. They all get the job done quickly, with extremely minimal fuss. What's even more amazing, is that they can be made to do more with just a few extra tags in the plugin text. So... if I just need to create a quick button to sell a product, it takes literally a few seconds. If I need that button to also calculate shipping, charge tax and add other product options, the plugin has that ability too. The documentation is excellent, and the support is friendly and helpful. If you need to quickly build a simple e-commerce, this is the plugin to go with.
2011-06-12
Reviews: 3
Maybe nobody is using Google Checkout.

I'm glad I found it! But even more glad that this sweet little extension was here and easy to use.

Excellent documentation! It offers precise and simple guidance to orient new users of the product.

Thanks for this. I've been using PayPal buttons to allow folks to register and pay for events, but I hate them. I've recently landed more deeply into the pockets of Google Apps with work and groups I belong to, so switching to Google Checkout on this website is sweet! Now I have a couple more to switch over, too.

I'm not a novice Joomla user... but I am far from an expert.