Last updated on May 1, 2021
Do you want to add vtu script to your website, to make your website sell SME Data from MTN, Glo, Airtel and 9mobile.
That is Not all you can do on a VTU Website built with our VTU Script (current version).
Before Now, People use to think if it is possible to sell data directly from MTN, Glo and Airtel.
VTU Has really made it Possible, All you have to do is to know How To Create A VTU Website In Nigeria or any Country you currently live and get your script, API and Wallet funded and you are all set.
For those Who are New To This Business Model, let me explain briefly, What is VTU Business?
V-T-U Stand for Virtual Top Up
VTU Business is a digital (online) method of selling telecommunications products to end-users.
Someone Asked; How Can I Start A VTU Business Website From Scratch?
Like being able to be on my own not under any VTU Platforms like Recharge And GetPaid
Many people have hired Web Developers to create their own VTU Website and most developer build from scratch writing PHP Codes while Some get the Script and do normal web design on frontend and install the script in the site Cpanel directory.
Do not Panic! 😥
Hiring a Core Web Developer to build your site from scratch is quite very expensive.
But here is the New Method of creating VTU Website Portal Yourself.
You can easily create a Responsive VTU Website without been a Web Developer or Programmer, all you need is a design skill like Web design using WordPress, Joomla or Wix.
Even if you only know How To Upload HTML to Server, you can do it.
All You Need Is To Get The Script And Upload to your Cpanel and make a normal WordPress Web Design on the frontend.
Designing With WordPress, you can use Elementor, WP Bakery, WP Builder or any Other Software or WordPress Plugin (Free or Paid)
Do you know How To Install WordPress in Cpanel or Create A WordPress Blog.
Then, you can do it.
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and upload to your Cpanel directory.
Login to your site Cpanel e.g. www.yoursite.com/cpanel
Open File manager
Upload the software file into the public_html directory
Browse for the location of the software in your computer
Next Create a database to and import the SQL file
Enter Database name in the Create New database box
At the MySQl Users, enter your preferred username and password the click create user
Next is to add user to the database
Select the username and password you have just created above Then click add New User
Select ALL PRIVILEGES at the manage user privileges window then click make changes
Importing SQL File
Go back to Cpanel main dashboard and click on phpMyAdmin
Click on the database name you created previously at the menu left
Click on import icon at the top menu
Browse for your SQL file that comes with the software then click Go
Configuring VTU Portal Creator Database
Open the software directory then select db.php file and click edit
Enter the database credentials you created previously (database name, username, password) then click save changes
ACCESS VTU Portal Admin
Open your browser, enter your site user https://siteurl.com/directory/admin
Default admin login Username: admin Password: control
Enter your username and password the click login
Configuring Your portal
Go to settings and click Site Settings
You need to provide google Recaptcha Key to enable the user signup page work. Simply click on create Recaptcha v2 link to create Recaptcha.
Upload Your site logo and Click save Changes.
Setting Your Payment Gateway
At the settings menu click on Payment settings
Enter your Paystack or Flutterwave Public and secret key
If you don’t have Paystack or Flutterwave account yet, signup at https://flutterwave.com
Once your account is approved and Live, go to settings at click on API or API Key as the case may be Copy your API Key and paste at the box above.
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Setting VTU Pricing
Click on Billing at the menu and click PIN Prices
This is the percentage of discount that will apply to every transaction.
Now, if you feel the whole process is Confusing and would want to hire a Professional Web Developer to help you with the installation and Customization.
Contact James on Whatsapp: +234-07055487338
But, you can do it yourself if you have some skill in Web Design..
Some of the script buyers say it is easy as uploading Profile Picture on Facebook, Lol.
Ebube James Okwuoha is the Founder VTUScript.com , Rankmate Forum and Co-Founder VTUpress – VTU WordPress Plugin. He is also the Founder of IncomeBrain Blog, Learn Marketing Nigeria, itkMedia NG.
Professional Career: Developer, Website Designer, Blogger, Digital & Online Marketing Expert, Copywriter, Content Creator. Lead Magnet Creator.