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Zoho Adds PayPal Option to Zoho Creator

Custom App Building Platform Also Supports Google Docs (Forms) Import and Organizational Level Sharing

  • Payment Module – Users can accept payments directly within Zoho Creator applications via PayPal
  • Organizational and Domain Level Sharing – Applications can be shared with all organization or domain members, instantly
  • Google Docs (Forms) Import – Users can add workflow and business rules to Google Forms, turning them into business applications
  • Video tour of Zoho Creator Payment Module is available on YouTube at https://bit.ly/nZgYpd

PLEASANTON, Calif. - August 10, 2011 - Helping people work online, today announced a PayPal option for Zoho Creator, the company's online database and forms software. With the new Zoho Creator Payment Module, users can accept payments and donations directly within their Zoho Creator applications via PayPal. Zoho also announced organizational and domain level sharing and Google Docs (Forms) Import options for Zoho Creator. A video tour of the Zoho Creator Payment Module is available on YouTube at https://bit.ly/nZgYpd.

"When it comes to meeting user requests to enhance our applications, we've repeatedly demonstrated that we'll use third-party technology as well as our own," said
Raju Vegesna, Zoho evangelist.

"The latest improvements to Zoho Creator reinforce our source-neutral stance. The integrations with PayPal and Google Docs bring a lot to the table for our users. Both are proven, widely-used technologies with APIs that let us unite their payments and forms advantages with our system for building online custom applications."

Banking on Zoho Creator

Zoho Creator lets users quickly and easily build custom business applications. With its drag-and-drop UI, users can automate business processes with custom workflow; collect data, analyze and generate reports; set email notifications and schedule tasks; collaborate with team members and clients; and more. Now, Zoho has enhanced its online database and forms applications with the following features:

  • Payment Module – Integrated with the PayPal Gateway, the Zoho Creator Payment Module lets users easily accept customer payments and donations-directly within their applications-using PayPal accounts or credit cards. Users can add discounts and other business intelligence to their payment forms via Zoho's Deluge Script scripting language. Using Zoho Invoice, users can also generate invoices for payments received.
  • Organization and Domain Level Sharing - The revamped Sharing module in Zoho Creator lets users share forms and applications with all the users in the organization with a single mouse click. Likewise, users can share forms and applications in a single click with all users who sign into Zoho Creator-as long as all users are registered with Zoho using the same domain.
  • Import Google Docs (Forms) Import -Google Docs users who use Google Forms to collect data can now add workflow and business rules, turning their forms into a full fledged business application. Users can also import their Google Docs, and Zoho Creator creates the form, imports the data, and lets users add workflows and business rules.

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About Zoho

Zoho is a comprehensive suite of online productivity, collaboration and business applications for businesses of all sizes. Over eight million users rely on Zoho apps. Zoho's productivity and collaboration applications include Email Hosting, Document Management, Office Suite, Project Management and more alongside a host of business applications ranging from CRM and Campaign Management to Customer Support, Accounting and more. These applications are offered directly via Zoho.com or through hundreds of partners in the Zoho Alliance Partner Program. For more information about Zoho, please visit https://www.zoho.com/.

Zoho is a division of Zoho Corp., a privately-held and profitable company, which also provides IT Management Software (ManageEngine with over 70,000 customers) and a Network Management Suite (WebNMS with 25,000 Tier 1 carrier deployments). With U.S. headquarters in Pleasanton, CA and offices in Austin, Chennai, London, Tokyo and Beijing, Zoho Corp. serves the technology needs of millions of customers worldwide. For more information about Zoho Corp., please visit www.zohocorp.com.

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