BTCPayWall – The Bitcoin Paywall to sell Content and Digital Goods on WordPress
Sell individual blog articles, digital goods and content like videos, eBooks or PDF files and receive tips and donations through your website.
With BTCPayWall you can offer single blog posts (pay-per-post), videos (pay-per-view), digital goods and Bitcoin donations and your customers can conveniently pay via Bitcoin and Lightning.
Journalists & Bloggers
Sell individual blog articles to your readers. With pay-per-post, your readers only pay for the posts that interest them and don’t have to subscribe.
Content Creator & Authors
Sell with Download Store files, music, digital graphics and goods. Ideal for the distribution of mp3s, graphic files, illustrations and anything that can be saved to the local computer via download.
Video Coaches & YouTuber
Offer learning videos, tutorials and courses as video. With pay-per-video, students can watch the video on your site and pay per video.
Organizations & Associations
Receive financial support from visitors to your site in the form of a tip payment or a donation to a larger project with the tipping modul.
Pay for a single blog article (pay-per-post)
- Learn more at: Payment per Blog-Post
- Try it out: Demo: Pay-per-Post
- Documentation: Setup Pay-per-Post Module
Readers don’t want to sign up for a long-term subscription if you want to read a specific article spontaneously.
Readers are quite willing to pay something for high-quality content if it can be done quickly, anonymously and without logging in or registering.
With the WordPress BTCPayWall plugin, publishers can offer a Bitcoin paywall for almost any WordPress content, which can be unlocked via Bitcoin payment through the Lightning Network.
The visitor is shown a free preview of the post. If the reader decides to read the full post, scanning the QR code will unlock the full post.
The user does not have to log in or register beforehand, nor does he have to take out a subscription. In the pay-per-post process, the user only pays for the content that interests him.
Payment per video (pay-per-view)
- Learn more at: Payment per Video
- Try it out: Demo: Pay-per-View
- Documentation: Setup Pay-per-View Module
Sell digital content that is played directly. With the Content Store View module, you can offer videos or audio files to your visitors for a fee and have them played directly on your own website.
Instead of offering your video for free on YouTube or Vimeo, you can generate additional revenue with BTCPayWall.
Download Store for digital goods
- Learn more at: Payment at Download Store
- Try it out: Demo: Download Store
- Documentation: Download Store Module
With the Download Store you can sell your digital goods and the customer can download these digital goods to his computer.
The Download Store allows you to sell digital goods such as eBooks and PDF files.
Accept Bitcoin donations & tips
- Learn more: Accept Bitcoin donations & tips
- Try it out: Accept Bitcoin donations & tips
- Documentation. Tipping Module
Receive financial support from visitors to your site in the form of a tip payment or a donation to a larger project.
The Tipping Module has a variety of templates with different formats, which can be easily integrated into your own website.
BTCPayWall Advantages for the customer
Customers do not want to sign up for lengthy subscriptions when they really only want to read a single article.
The user wants to buy digital content spontaneously and anonymously and avoid a lengthy sign-up and registration process, with the disclosure of a variety of personal data.
The advantages of BTCPayWall for the customer:
- No login or registration required
- No transmission of personal data (privacy) required
- No lengthy subscription process if you only want to read a single article
- Fast and easy payment via Bitcoin and Lightning
BTCPayWall Advantages for the publisher
Sell high quality content to readers willing to pay who do not want to subscribe but are willing to pay for a single and high quality article.
Publishers can become independent from banner ads, Google and clickbait content and focus more on high quality content that readers are willing to pay for.
The advantages of BTCPayWall for the publisher:
- Generate revenue for your high-quality content and make yourself independent from banner ads.
- With BTCPayWall, you can make money without forcing users to sign up for a monthly membership.
- Offer free posts on your blog with pay-per-post and especially high-quality blog articles are offered for a small fee.
- Each article has a free part and at a certain point the article becomes paid.
Digital content is paid for via Bitcoin and Lightning payment methods.
The payment processing is done via BTCPay Server or via opennode.
You can use your own BTCPay server or share the BTCPay server of BTCPayWall.
A connection to the Bitcoin and Lightning payment provider opennode is also available.
- More information about Bitcoin Payment Processing
- More information about BTCPayServer
- More information about opennode
- More information about LNbits
- More information about CoinchargePay