Getting Started with Paddle

Paddle is designed to help software companies succeed. These docs will take you through the process of setting up Paddle for the first time, as well as how to implement our more advanced features to get the most from our flexible platform.

Whether you’re an experienced software developer, a curious coder looking to sell their first app, or a business user looking to learn more about Paddle’s features, this documentation is for you.

We’ve broken down our docs into the core solutions that Paddle offers, and have included plenty of helpful guides to get you on your way. Check them out below, or start searching using the search bar to the left.


Unsure where to start? In these Docs, you’ll find the following sections:


Selling with Paddle

Paddle makes selling software easy. Set up a checkout and start selling in minutes. Find out how below:


Licensing and Fulfilment

We take away the headache of having to build and maintain your own licensing and access management solution.


Monitoring your Business

Paddle gives you all the tools to monitor your business’ performance, receive alerts and access analytics.


API and Reference Docs

You’ll be able to easily look up our API docs, SDK, paddle.js and subscription references in this section.


Can’t find what you’re looking for?

We’re here to help! We’d love to hear about what you’re working on and suggest the best method of integration. Get in touch! — You can also use live-chat from within your Paddle Dashboard.