IDEAL plugin for Easy Digital Downloads

IDEAL plugin for Easy Digital Downloads

Easy Digital Downloads is a popular WordPress plugin for selling digital products like eBooks, music or software. In the standard version there is not support for payments via IDEAL. To support Dutch users of Easy Digital Downloads we have developed a plugin which lets you easily connect to IDEAL. The payment processing is done by Payment Service Provider Mollie.

Installation and use

The plugin is easy to install. First, create an account at Mollie. Second, make sure the Easy Digital Downloads plugin is installed and activated on your WordPress website.

Plugin is now hosted on

Starting april 2017 this plugin is hosted on  If you are using a prior version of this plugin we advise to remove it first and then install the plugin via the WordPress dashboard. Do a search for “Mollie Gateway for Easy Digital Downloads“.

Attention! The latest version of the plugin has it’s own settingspage (mollie edd in the main WP admin menu). Here you can provide the API keys and switch between live and test mode.

  • Install the plugin via the WordPress menu (plugins -> new and search for ‘mollie edd ideal’ )
  • After installing the plugin, activate it in the plugins overview.
  • Once the plugin is activated, go to the Easy Digital Downloads settings and select ‘Mollie IDEAL’ as your payment gateway.
  • To process the payments via Mollie you need two API keys. You can find these in your website profile in your Mollie admin area.
  • Fill in the API keys in the Easy Digital Downloads gateway settings and you are ready to receive payments for your digital products.

Are you a developer and want to help improve this plugin? Please check out the plugin repo at Github.

This plugin is free to use as long as the author information is maintained.

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