Payola vs Pay Pad: What are the differences?
Payola: 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; Pay Pad: The best mobile Stripe app with real-time analytics. The full-power of your stripe on your iPhone or iPad. Pay Pad features an analytics dashboard with beautiful charts and graphs.
Payola and Pay Pad can be primarily classified as "SaaS for Stripe" tools.
Some of the features offered by Payola are:
- An easy to embed, easy to customize, async Stripe Checkout button
- Asynchronous payments, usable with any background processing system
- Full webhook integration
On the other hand, Pay Pad provides the following key features:
- Designed for iOS 7
- Multi-account support
- Rich push notifications
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.