|Secure Socket Layer (SSL) is
lower cost alternative to e-Commerce. SSL allows you to process credit
cards in non-real time. For example, a customer purchases something
from your web site. They fill out a form on your web site and their
credit card information is securely encrypted to the web server. Once the credit card number is emailed it can then be used
for manual credit card processing.
Online credit card transactions are secured via Pacific Online's
Here is an example of a website form:
Once you have created a form on your web site, you will need to
direct the information that people enter to your email address. To do
this, you will use Pacific Online's Form-to-Mail script. The form-to-mail script takes information entered into a Web Site Form, converts
it, and then mails it securely to a specified e-mail address.
The HTML code for the Form-to-Mail Script is available at the