Payola vs Stripe for Gmail: 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; Stripe for Gmail: A gmail extension that shows customer's Stripe information alongside the emails they send you. The Stripe for Gmail extension lets you see which emails are from your Stripe customers. This extension matches email addresses in Gmail to the email address of customers in Stripe. Whenever a match is found, an indicator will show next to every email in any list of emails. When you open a conversation in Gmail, the sidebar will fill with a summary of Stripe customer information.
Payola and Stripe for Gmail can be categorized as "SaaS for Stripe" tools.
Payola and Stripe for Gmail are both open source tools. Payola with 845 GitHub stars and 142 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Stripe for Gmail with 155 GitHub stars and 15 GitHub forks.