Getting Started

Use the 2 guides below as a primer to begin to understand the basics of Chargify. We recommend understanding the topics below to gain an understanding of how Chargify works for you and for your Subscribers.

Check out the Top 20 Chargify Overview Questions and Answers

1. Create/configure a Site and configure a gateway

If you need an introduction to the purpose and function of Gateways and Merchant Accounts, or need help obtaining one, please see our [FAQ on Basic Payment Gateway Requirements]

2. Configure your Products

3. Go Live

Before you can switch out of test mode and start accepting live transactions, your site must meet a few basic qualifications.

4. Allow Customers to buy Subscriptions

5. Control access to your app or service

6. Revenue Recovery