From Delays to Instant Payments: How iPay Payment Links Reshape Digital Payments in Kenya

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Posted on May 23, 2024

From Delays to Instant Payments: How iPay Payment Links Reshape Digital Payments in Kenya

By: iPay

Meeting customer expectations for seamless digital payments can be challenging for Kenyan businesses, with 82% experiencing significant payment delays. Embracing efficient payment solutions is key to maintaining a competitive edge. Customers increasingly demand a quick, hassle-free process without redirects or lengthy forms. How can businesses provide this experience without breaking the bank or overcomplicating things?

Introducing Pay by Link: A Simple, Effective Solution

Pay by Link offers a straightforward solution to these challenges. It's exactly what it sounds like: a shareable link that directs customers to a secure payment page, where they can enter their details and complete transactions instantly. This innovative tool empowers businesses and revolutionizes operations, all with minimal development or integration work required.

Payment Links in Action Across Industries

  • Tour and Travel: Customize travel packages, adjust prices dynamically, and facilitate easy online booking and payment for travelers.
  • Restaurants: Organize events with ticketing and payment handled seamlessly through Pay by Link. Utilize social media platforms for event promotion and offer instant payment options for customers.
  • NGOs and Charity Organizations: Launch fundraising campaigns with Pay by Link embedded directly into donation pages, enabling supporters to contribute securely and conveniently online.
  • Businesses without Offline Payment Infrastructure: Set up pop-up shops or attend events where Pay by Link enables on-the-spot payments without traditional POS systems.
  • Companies Using Direct Messaging and social media: Drive sales directly from messaging apps or social media platforms by sharing Pay by Link payment options within conversations or posts. Encourage quick and easy payments through familiar channels.

View from Our Sales Manager.

As Loreen Opiyo, our Sales Manager, often highlights, "Payment Links have transformed businesses' transaction processes. Our goal was to simplify payments and improve user experience. Payment Links embody this commitment, providing a versatile tool to streamline transactions and enhance customer satisfaction. With Payment Links, businesses can seamlessly integrate a secure and user-friendly payment solution, empowering global transactions."

Get Started in 3 Simple Steps

Creating a Payment Link is quick and hassle-free:

  • Log In: Access your iPay dashboard using your credentials.
  • Customize Your Link: Provide the necessary details, such as payment amount and description, and personalize the link with your business logo and brand colors.
  • Generate & Share: Create your unique Payment Link and share it with customers via email, SMS, or messaging apps.

Example of how pay by link works.

FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is Pay by Link secure?

A: Yes, Pay by Link uses robust security measures to safeguard customer data and ensure secure transactions.

Q: Can I integrate Pay by Link with my existing systems?

A: Yes, Pay by Link offers seamless integration options with various business systems and platforms, enhancing efficiency and convenience.

Comparison with Traditional Payment Methods

Pay by Link offers several advantages over traditional payment methods:

  • Faster Payments: Accelerate transactions and improve cash flow.
  • Reduced Errors: Minimize invoice errors and save time and resources.
  • Enhanced Customer Experience: Offer convenient payment options tailored to customer preferences.

Security and Simplicity, Hand in Hand

Customer trust is paramount when handling financial transactions. Pay by Link combines robust security measures with ease of use, ensuring sensitive data is well-protected while fostering customer loyalty.

Support and Training Resources

We provide comprehensive support and training resources to help businesses effectively implement and maximize the benefits of Pay by Link. Our team is dedicated to ensuring a seamless experience for our customers. You can reply to this email or reach out to us directly at:


Pay by Link gives you the freedom to sell anything, to anyone, by just using a simple tech solution that you can access from your phone or laptop. They empower you to create your own business according to your rules and be there for your customers when they need you. Once you’re ready to dive in, we can support you with our comprehensive platform that ensures smooth and secure transactions. You can streamline the process further with tokenization, which can be triggered with a single tap, or a smile.


Learn more about Pay by Link

If you want to get started with Pay by link, click below:

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