Web-Merchant and card scheme logos
Give your website more credibility and help reassure customers about security
by including the credit card scheme logos.
The Web-Merchant Logos and Registered Marks ® below are intended
for use in specific situations. Please use the logos in accordance with
these rules. Modifications in size, colour or content are not allowed
in any form and their use on third party sites are monitored for accuracy.
If you wish to discuss business development opportunities or the co-branding
of Web-Merchant with your marketing strategies, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can now display credit and debit card logos
anywhere on your web site. This is a welcome step forward for our customers.
Until recently you were only allowed to display card logos on your payment
page; now you can display them anywhere within the body of your site.
Please feel free to use the card logos below by
right clicking and 'Save Picture As...'
How will this
Trusted card logos such as Visa
enhance shopper confidence at the point of purchase. By adding credit
card logos into the body of your website, you can tell your shoppers
exactly which cards you accept whilst they are browsing your store.
This will boost shopper confidence and encourage them to make a purchase.
How should I
make the changes?
At present, card logos and any other payment methods you accept are
displayed automatically on your payment page. If you also want to add
the logos into your web site to boost shopper confidence then please
I place the card logos?
Card Scheme rules and European distance selling regulations say that
you should display the card logos at the point of entry to your shop
so that shoppers are aware of the payment instruments you accept. For
online trading this is a useful way to assure your shoppers that your
business is endorsed by the big card schemes and that they can shop
Credit card logos should be displayed in a prominent position, anywhere
on your website. We recommend that you add the card logo images, before
your cardholder payment instructions on pages that promote the products
and service that you offer. However, you can insert the card logo images
into as many pages on your website as you wish.
General use of the Web-Merchant Logos
These logos are for general web site use where a user can be directed
to the Web-Merchant public domain web site for details of the products
and services available.
The logo(s) should link to the Web-Merchant site using the following
HTML code using the appropriate image file name reference:
width="227" height="60" border="0"></a>
Powered by Web-Merchant
If you wish, you can use the above 'Powered By' logo to direct your shoppers
to security information on the Web-Merchant site. This logo can be used
on live integrated web sites. The button should be linked using the following
NB. Please use the exact code, to open a new browser window, so that
any store sessions ID's are not broken at your site.
src="wm_poweredby.gif" width="80" height="30"