Google Checkout UK Opens

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Google’s online payment solution system, Google Checkout, has launched in the United Kingdom to compete with other online shopping systems such as their main competitor eBay’s Paypal.

* Until now Google Checkout has only been available in the US
* Google is not disclosing the timeline of further European expansion
* Google will be offering discounts to UK merchants and buyers in an attempt to grow the program
* Google AdWords UK will be serving the shopping cart icons

Source : BBC

Loren Baker
Loren Baker is the Founder of SEJ, an Advisor at Alpha Brand Media and runs Foundation Digital, a digital marketing strategy & development agency.
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  • http://www.nxplorer.net/blog/2007/04/wie-google-checkout-paypal-in-uk-angreift/ nXplorer

    Don’t forget that Google is giving every buyer £10 off all orders over £30.

    I’m looking forward to seeing Checkout in Germany.

  • http://www.ogletreeseo.com ogletree

    I really wish this site would quit posting the same news that all the other sites are showing. I’m sick of coming here and having to skip over a ton of news I have already heard from major seo news sites. This site does have unique content that is good just show that.

  • http://www.w3tool.com Shabu Anower

    LOL, after 1 year at UK. God knows when Google will be available for Bangladesh ūüôĀ

  • http://www.channeladvisor.co.uk James Scott

    If you’re interested in finding out more about Google Checkout in the UK, you’re invited to join a free online seminar (webinar) taking place on Monday at 2pm GMT.

    The webinar, co-presented by ChannelAdvisor and Google, will cover the benefits of the payment option for online retailers, and will also include a Q&A session at the end, for you to ask Google your questions.

    To register – visit http://www.channeladvisor.co.uk/webinars

  • http://www.britishchap.com David Saunders

    I’m late here! Aargh! I use Checkout for almost everything – it’s so easy.

    I am a native Brit living in the US and have been planning on setting up my SEO shop in my home country but was waiting on G Checkout…..

    Oops….

    David