Receive Bitcoin Donations
Receive Bitcoin Donations
You run a website or a blog and want to be supported for your work? Put a Bitcoin Donation Button on your site and you can receive Bitcoin donations from your visitors.
In this description we will explain how you can create a Bitcoin Donation Button for your website and embed it as HTML code into your page.
Bitcoin Donation Button / Donate Button
Bitcoin Donation Button is the way to leave tips for good work on the internet. Whether you are a YouTuber, run a forum or blog, or provide free content and want to be supported for your work.
Setting up a Bitcoin Donation Button is as simple as can be. With a few clicks you can create the button, which is simply copied into the HTML page.
For the donor, after clicking on the Bitcoin Donation button, the input field for the amount opens.
A donor can set the amount he wants to send you himself. You will receive an email notification once the amount has been credited to your Bitcoin wallet.
The Bitcoin Donation button is the fastest and easiest way to receive anonymous Bitcoin donations.
Set up Bitcoin Donate Button
Setting up a Bitcoin Donate button is done on the BTCPay server under Manage Store and then Pay Button.
It is done almost analogously to the creation of a pay button. For the payment button, the amount is fixed at creation and cannot be changed by the payer.
With the Bitcoin Donate button, an amount is suggested or recommended to the donor. However, the donor has the option to adjust the amount.
The Bitcoin Donate button is displayed to the donor in this form:
The suggested amount is defined as €10 in the above example. By clicking on Plus or Minus, the amount can be adjusted. Clicking on the Bitcoin button will then open the payment page.
Instead of the plus and minus display, the amount can be adjusted by a slider. Then it looks like this:
BTCPay Shop Settings for the Bitcoin Donation Button
In the Price field, enter the amount that will be displayed as a suggestion.
Then the currency takes place, here in Euro. The next line specifies the text that will be displayed later on the payment page, for what the payment was. Also eine Bitcoinspende an Coincharge.
Then the Donation Button can be provided with a text or an own picture can be deposited.
Then the selection, whether with the plus/minus display (Custom amount) or as a slider (Slider).
The minimum donation amount is €1,- and up to max. €20,-. The individual gradations are each in 1-euro increments.
With a Bitcoin Donation Button, the donor can anonymously make a donation in Bitcoin or Lightning.
A Bitcoin Donation Button is ideal for non-profits and charities, but also for YouTubers, influencers, blog or YouTube channel operators.
Those who would like to receive some Satoshi for their activity can integrate the HTML code for a Bitcoin Donation Button on their website.
If you want to have the email address of your supporters, you can find instructions under the title: Pay Button.