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Google checkout is soon to be dead. Recent changes to Google’s strategy made the product obsolete. The change will affect mostly physical goods merchants as Google offers options for digital goods and app sellers.
While PayPal can surely be happy about it, customers will not be. However, the company has partnered with companies providing payment processing options (Braintree), online store solutions (Shopify) and online invoicing (FreshBooks).
The recent changes and Google Checkout’s “Sunset” (definitely a great spin) will not change the interest Google has for ecommerce services. The company is looking for places it can grab a larger market share, places with a faster growth rate. Here are some:
Google is still interested in ecommerce. It just figured out Google Checkout was not going to happen.
So – if you are a Google Checkout customer – remember, remember, the 20th of November.