Payment gateways play a vital role in the online transaction process, which is the realization of value, and hence are seen as an important pillar of OTT platform.
What Is a Payment Gateway?
An online payment gateway helps a streaming business to collect payments from its customers for the content they consume. It helps audiences by providing them with a secure remote transaction experience and also authorizes the payment. Dynamic payment gateways offer a wide range of payment methods to users including credit cards, debit cards, digital wallets, etc. A robust payment gateway forms a strong base for your OTT platform and also helps you expand for global reach.
What Payment Gateways Do CONTUS VPlayed Support?
One of the most important aspects of any streaming business is making profits. A dynamic payment gateway will help monetize your content the way you want, thus letting you earn great returns.
Realizing how important a payment gateway can be for OTT platform owners like you, CONTUS VPlayed offers you an option to keep multiple payment gateways on your portal. This helps to maximize your revenue and boost profits. VPlayed supports all prominent payment gateways worldwide to deliver a secure experience to your customers. For user-end transactions, you have the option to choose a primary payment gateway along with keeping multiple secondary gateways for convenience.
Highlights of CONTUS VPlayed’s Payment Gateway Features
Let’s take a deeper look into the payment gateway features offered by us to provide a secure online transaction experience to your audiences.
1. Link Your Preferred Payment Gateway
CONTUS VPlayed offers you a custom payment gateway integration option that supports all payment methods such as credit/debit cards, digital wallets, UPI, etc. The smart ‘Paywall Integration’ feature allows you to link the payment option directly with your content. You can add PayPal and other prominent service providers to provide a seamless international transaction experience to your users.
2. Unlimited Transactions
CONTUS VPlayed has no upper limits on the number of transactions or amounts that you can process using its payment gateways. You and your customers can carry out unlimited transactions using VPlayed’s smart payment gateway solutions.
3. Recurring Charges
You no more have to worry about collecting payments from your subscribers every now and then. The ‘recurring charges’ feature offered by VPlayed payment gateways allow you to easily collect payments from customers based on their subscription plan. You don’t have to intervene manually every time to collect the payments due.
4. No Revenue Shares
Exercise full control and ownership of not just your content but also the income generated from it. Skip losing your hard-earned money in the form of revenue share. No matter how much revenue you will make using the platform, there will be no revenue share!
5. Supports International Currencies
You cannot establish yourself as a global brand in the OTT arena if you limit the payment options for your users. Your payment gateway should be dynamic enough to support international payments and currencies. CONTUS VPlayed’s payment gateways give you the flexibility to charge your users in whichever currency you want as per your needs and suitability.
6. Fully Safe and Secure
Deliver a safe and fully secure online transaction experience to the customers. This helps to establish trust in your brand and also boost your conversion rates.
7. Powerful Dashboard
Make the best use of a powerful payment dashboard that can provide you with a bird’s eye view of all your transactions. You will have access to all data related to payments, including refunds and settlements. You can also get statistical insights that will help you improve your business and re-define your monetization model.
8. PCI Compliant
PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) is a set of requirements that helps to create a safe environment for online transactions by protecting user data. PCI compliance aims to ensure that the user payment details are securely stored and not prone to cyber theft. CONTUS VPlayed is a PCI compliant host and offers secure payment gateways that follow all the PCI DSS guidelines including multi-layer defense, encrypted data transmission, data protection architecture, etc.
CONTUS VPlayed offers you complete transparency when it comes to financial transactions. You can monitor and personalize every aspect of payment and monetization of your content using its remarkable features. One of the primary reasons for its popularity among content creators and broadcasters is that it easily integrates with your payment gateway account that is directly linked to your bank account. This means that you have 100% access to all your revenue in real-time without any burdens of revenue shares.