WooCommerce plugin

Add 1-click, crypto payments to your store
Helio integrates with WooCommerce for seamless crypto payments across Solana (and soon Polygon & Ethereum). Increase your sales by adding the Helio WooCommerce Plugin to any store and begin taking payments in USDC or other tokens in 5 minutes. The Helio Plugin co-exists with all known checkouts for a seamless crypto and fiat experience.
We also offer a custom integration into Shopify. See example here. Please contact us if you'd like to set up Helio payments in your Shopify store.
  • Log-in to to to create a Pay Link
  • Enter a name and click 'NEXT'
  • Select 'Dynamic payment' and click 'NEXT'
  • Click 'CREATE' without selecting any other advanced options
  • Copy the code snippet and save this somewhere locally
Dynamic Pay Link code snippet for setting up the WooCommerce plugin

Add the plugin to your WooCommerce site

Download and configure the plugin in the following easy steps:
  • Go to and download the latest plugin
  • Log into your WordPress site as the administrator and go to the 'Plugins' section
  • Click 'Upload Plugin' at the top of the page
  • Select the latest Helio plugin file you downloaded
  • Click the 'Install Now' button and the plugin will upload and install
  • Click the 'Activate Plugin' button to activate the plugin
  • The plugin is now installed. Keep the WordPress admin site open

Configure the Helio WooCommerce plugin

We can now configure the plugin to use the Dynamic Pay Link we created earlier:
  • Select WooCommerce | Settings to get to the settings options
  • Click on the 'Payments' tab along the top options
  • The Helio plugin will be listed as '' - click the 'Finish set up' button
  • Tick the Enable/Disable box to 'Enable Gateway'
  • Enter the previously saved Paylink Request ID into the 'Pay link request ID' field
  • Leave the payment currency as USDC (more tokens coming soon)
  • Enable logging if required (this will log info to WooCommerce | Status | Logs for debug issues)
  • Save changes
Enable payment gateway and paste in the paylink request ID to configure

Testing your shop checkout

You can now test your shop checkout and pay with Helio!
  • Find an item in your shop and add that item to the cart
Add the Helio Cap to the cart to continue the checkout experience
  • View the cart to make sure you have the right item
View the cart
  • Proceed to checkout and then fill in all your details - then click the 'Pay with crypto through' payment option to pay with Helio
Fill in the details and pay with Helio
  • Sign and then approve a transaction to pay for and process the order
  • Once processed you will receive confirmation of your order on the final checkout page
Order confirmation!
  • As a merchant you can now process the order per usual using your WooCommerce workflow. You can also log into the Helio dashboard for the full on-chain transaction details
WooCommerce transaction in the dashboard
Completed transaction receipt in the Helio dashboard