With Sotion you can restrict access to your Notion document by requiring members to sign up with a Gumroad Payment.
Sotion uses Gumroad to process payments that allows members access to your Notion content.
This guide will explain how to configure Gumroad Payments on Sotion.
- Link your Notion document in Sotion
- Create your product on Gumroad
- Connect your Gumroad product in Sotion
- Configure Gumroad Ping
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On your Sotion dashboard make sure your Notion page is linked.
Under Membership Options → Select the “Gumroad Payments” option and click “Update Page”
With Gumroad you can create a new product that will be linked your Sotion site.
- Digital product
- Course or tutorial
Most Gumroad products support once-off payments, or if you want to recurring payment, then select the “Membership” product type.
For Sotion it does not matter what payment option you select. We support all Gumroad payment types.
This is completely up to how you want to configure your membership payments.
You can add any details you need regarding you product.
We recommend you put a line in the description to tell members they will receive an email link for your site.
Once you have created your Gumroad product, make sure to Save and Publish it.
You will need the link to the Gumroad product in the next step.
Need more help creating a Gumroad product?
Adding a product
In this article: Click "New product" on the Products dashboard and select a product type. "Newsletter", "Membership," and "Podcast" type products will create subscription products with recurring charges. If your product contains one or more physical goods to be shipped, select the "Physical good" product type.
On your Sotion dashboard, switch to the “Payment” tab.
Here you can enter the link to your Gumroad product (from step 2).
This will load your Gumroad product details and connect it to your site.
Once the product is connected, you will see a link for “Gumroad Ping Endpoint”
Copy the Gumroad Ping Endpoint link, you will need it in the next step
Finally, you can go back to Gumroad → Settings → Advanced
Enter the Gumroad Ping Endpoint (from step 3)
Click “Update settings”
Congrats! Everything is now connected!
When someone visits your website they will see a login screen similar to this:
When they click on the Gumroad link, they will see the option to pay for your product:
Once they complete the payment, they will receive an email with a link to log in to your site:
When they click on the link from the email, they will be taken directly to your site and will be able to view the content.
From your Sotion dashboard you will be able to see and manage all members that have signed up and paid for your product.