BTCPayWall – A Bitcoin Paywall for WordPress and BTCPayServer powered by Coincharge
With the BTCPayWall, digital content can be offered for a fee. The payment is made by Bitcoin and Lightning via the BTCPay server.
Those who run a website based on WordPress can secure the digital content with a paywall, which can be unlocked via Bitcoin or Lightning payment.
Without registering or logging in, a user can anonymously unlock the desired content by making a Bitcoin or Lightning payment.
The user scans the QR code displayed in the paywall with his Bitcoin wallet and after successful payment the desired content is displayed immediately.
The WordPress BTCPayWall for BTCPay Server can be used for the following applications:
At the bottom of the page you will find a sample application for the BTCPayWall and you can unlock a part of this blog post yourself.
Pay-per-post / payment per blog post
With pay-per-post, articles or blog posts can be billed individually. The reader gets a part of the article displayed unrestricted until the paywall. After successful payment, the individual blog post can continue to be read without restriction.
Pay-per-view / pay per video
With pay-per-view, videos can be protected with the BTCPayWall.
The video is presented via a preview image and a short description.
Via Bitcoin or Lightning payment, the video is unlocked and played via the video player on your own website.
Videos deposited as private videos on YouTube or Vimeo can thus be offered for a fee.
Alternatively, the videos can be stored on the WordPress server or any other video platform and offered for a fee.
Pay-per-File / Payment per file
Per pay-per-file all kinds of files can be sold. Be it software, eBook, a PDF instruction or an image. After the successful payment, the customer has access to a download link and can download his desired files.
With the help of pay-per-file, all digital content can be sold quickly and easily.
As the operator of a blog, a YouTube channel or an information site on the Internet, you are happy to receive a financial contribution from your fans. With the help of the Donation Button, fans can quickly and easily donate a few Satoshi to support the work.
Simply add the Donation button to the desired location on your own website and visitors can financially support the work on the website.
The support can be made by anonymous payment or can be provided with a personal message, which can be displayed on the website.
With the help of the WordPress editors WPBakery, Elementor, Gutenberg or simply via shortcode, the various functions can be integrated into any WordPress page.
The WordPress plugin BTCPayWall for BTCPay Server is available for free. More information and installation instructions can be found at:
- BTCPayWall Homepage: https://btcpaywall.com/
- Github page from BTCPayWall: https://github.com/coincharge-io/BTCPayWall
- WordPress page from BTCPayWall: https://wordpress.org/plugins/btcpaywall/
So far you have been able to view this blog post without any restrictions. From here on the chargeable area begins:
For access to post first pay
For 10 SATS you will have unlimited access to the post.
Setup Service BTCPayWall
Don’t you want to set up and install the BTCPayWall yourself?
For a one-time fee of €249,- we install the BTCPayWall on your website.
Bitcoin Paywall Integration
BTCPayWall integration on WordPress
We integrate the BTCPayWall including Bitcoin and Lightning payments on your WordPress website and provide the following services for it:
- Install BTCPayWall plugin in WordPress
- Configuration BTCPayWall
- Setting up a BTCPay Store on a BTCPay Server
- Configuration of the BTCPay Store
- Deposit Bitcoin address (xPub key) of the store owner
- Creation Bitcoin payment page in store design
- Connecting the BTCPayWall to the BTCPay Store
- Activation Bitcoin and Lightning as payment method
- Integration BTCPayWall into individual applications:
- Tipping / Donation
- Creation of a Tipping / Donation Page
- Creation of a Tipping / Donation Banner
- Creation of a Tipping / Donation Box
Bitcoin Paywall Integration in WordPress
Accept Bitcoin and Lightning payment on your WordPress site to charge for digital content.
With BTCPayWall, you can offer pay-per-post for a single blog post, pay-per-view for video, and pay-per-file for download, accepting Bitcoin payments over the Lightning Network.
Likewise, you can receive donations, tips and financial support from your readers and visitors to your website.
We integrate the Bitcoin Paywall including Bitcoin and Lightning payments on your WordPress website and provide the following services for it:
Install BTCPayWall plugin in WordPress
The WordPress plugin “BTCPayWall” is installed into the WordPress website.
The BTCPayWall is customized based on individual requirements.
Setting up a BTCPay Store on a BTCPay Server
We set up a BTCPay store on the BTCPay server of your choice. You can use Coincharge’s BTCPay server at no extra cost or use your own BTCPay server.
If you do not have your own BTCPay server, LunaNode can set up a BTCPay server for you.
Configuration of the BTCPay Store
A BTCPay store is set up on the BTCPay server and adjusted based on the individual requirements of the online store.
Deposit Bitcoin address (xPub key) of the store owner
In the BTCPay store on the BTCPay server the Bitcoin address of the store owner is stored as xPub key. Thus, all incoming Bitcoin are credited directly to the store owner’s own Bitcoin wallet.
Creation Bitcoin payment page in store design
The payment page for the customer is customized in the design of the online store.
Connecting the BTCPayWall to the BTCPay Store
The BTCPayWall is connected to the BTCPay Store on the BTCPay Server so that the systems can interact with each other.
Activation Bitcoin as a payment method
Activation and enabling of the Bitcoin and Lightning payment method in the Bitcoin Paywall.
Inclusion of the Bitcoin paywall in a blog post
Bitcoin paywall integration in a video
Inclusion of the Bitcoin paywall in a download file
Tipping / Donation
- Creation of a Tipping / Donation Page
- Creation of a tipping / donation banner for the navigation bar and as a finishing touch for a web page
- Creation of a tipping / donation box as widget for footer or navigation bar