Jonathan Smit shares his recipe on the most important component of e-commerce: taking payments online.Tuck In
With a degree in computer engineering, Jonathan personally developed the core PayFast platform way back in 2007. Jonathan has grown PayFast into one of the most recognised payment brands in the country.
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Below is a preview of what you can expect to learn in this recipe.
1 - What Advice Do You Have For Entrepreneurs Starting In E-commerce?
2 - What Are The Basics Of Online Payments?
3 - What Are Some Hacks For Growth To Scale An E-commerce Business?
4 - What Did It Feel Like Starting And Scaling A Global Payments Business?
5 - What Have Been The Major Shifts For PayFast In Its Global Growth Trajectory?
6 - What Insights Does PayFast's Access To Consumer Behaviour Reveal?
7 - What Was Exciting About Payments When You Started PayFast?
8 - What Scares / Excites You About The Consumer Trends At The Moment?
9 - What Steps Should An Entrepreneur Take To Get Their Business Online?
10 - What Is Exciting About The Payments Sector Post-COVID?
About This Recipe
Until fairly recently, taking payments online was complicated and inaccessible to anyone who wasn't a complete tech-head. Jonathan Smit, who founded Africa's largest payments startup PayFast, explains why setting up your e-commerce store and accepting payments online is available to anyone willing to try.
What You'll Learn
In this recipe, you will learn why setting up your e-commerce store and accepting payments online is available to anyone willing to try.
Learn from someone who speaks from a position of real authority, perspective and experience.
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