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How To Create A PayPal Button In 5 Steps

Example PayPal Buy Now buttonWhether you’re a small business owner, a non-profit, or somewhere in between, chances are you have a website.

And chances are equally great that you’ve thought about selling something on that website.

You may have looked into setting up e-commerce, but for one reason or another, you threw in the towel.

And yet, the question still remains: “Shouldn’t there be a simple way to sell this awesome thing I made?”

Depending on what you’re selling, the answer could be a resounding “YES!” 🙌

We’re talking about PayPal buttons, and we wrote about how to create these e-commerce buttons on our blog—step by geeky step.
Seller, Meet PayPal Buttons.

☞ From The Archives ☜

This year, the Internet Archive turns 25. 🎉

The driving mission of the Internet Archive (also known as WayBack Machine) is to build a library of everything in the digital age.

One way they do that is to take periodic snapshots of And it’s a treasure trove of internet history.
CodeGeek, circa 2011
CodeGeek, circa 2021
Want a blast from the past?

Type your URL into the WayBack Machine search bar:

Project Highlight

Ontracks Consulting homepage

Ontracks Consulting — Ontracks Consulting is the leading North American implementer of IBM Maximo software, helping their enterprise clients realize tangible and sustainable operational improvements.
Ontracks Consulting Products page
Ontracks Consulting’s website had served them well in the past, but eventually, their website theme stopped being supported and started to display some critical errors.

They decided to take this opportunity to update their site in a meaningful way and partnered with CodeGeek for a website and domain name refresh.
Ontracks Consulting Company page
The timeline was tight, but we worked together to implement key updates to make sure this site stayed on track:
  • new page layouts
  • updated styling
  • improved website security and performance
Even though this project started with another development team, the Geeks were able to jump in seamlessly and take the project over the finish line.

👀 Want to see more projects we've worked on? Then head on over to our Portfolio!

The Geeks Will Be Away On Labor Day 🗓

On Monday, September 6, the Geeks will close our laptops—and our offices—in observance of Labor Day.

If you have a website emergency that day, please contact us at and we’ll get back to you in a jiffy.

For all other things, we’ll respond as soon as possible after we return. Thank you!

Fun Labor Day Fact 

Canada, the U.S. and Bermuda are the only countries
to celebrate Labor Day in September.

All other countries celebrate Labor Day in May.


Where In The World Are The Geeks?

Blue waters off Oregon's shoreKevin and fam took in the beautiful shores of Oregon, and we’re still transfixed by all that blue. 💦
Rebecca and hubby in front of lion cutout
Rebecca and hubs decided to take a leisurely stroll on the wild side at the Denver Zoo. (See more pics on Instagram!)
Waterfalls in the Great Smoky Mountains
Chris road-tripped with the whole family (and a bear or two) through the Great Smoky Mountains.
“CodeGeek built our website and they did a fantastic job. They were able to take my not-fully-formed ideas and turn them into a website that represented us."

Dain Johnson, EnXL

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