Payola vs Quaderno: What are the differences?
Developers describe Payola 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. On the other hand, Quaderno is detailed as "Invoicing for Stripe, Braintree, and PayPal". Quaderno is a set of APIs to automate and improve billing management in businesses of all sizes.
Payola and Quaderno 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, Quaderno provides the following key features:
- An API that gets out of your way. With wrappers in Ruby, PHP, and more, you can get started in minutes.
- Integration with several payment gateways
- Taxes management
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.