EmailHooks vs Payola: What are the differences?
Developers describe EmailHooks as "Dynamic Email Templates for Stripe Events". Making it simple to send dynamic email templates triggered by Stripe events. On the other hand, Payola is detailed as "Drop-in Rails engine for accepting payments with Stripe". Payola provides a complete solution for accepting Stripe payments within a Rails application. It is focused on selling items one at a time and includes a drop-in partial for setting up a Stripe Checkout button, along with a complete server-side asynchronous processing system for completing payments with Stripe.
EmailHooks and Payola can be categorized as "SaaS for Stripe" tools.
Some of the features offered by EmailHooks are:
- Summary of Events
- Email Templates
- Completely Automated
On the other hand, Payola provides the following key features:
- An easy to embed, easy to customize, async Stripe Checkout button
- Asynchronous payments, usable with any background processing system
- Full webhook integration
Payola is an open source tool with 845 GitHub stars and 142 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Payola's open source repository on GitHub.