Accept cryptocurrency payments on your WooCommerce website
|Author:||cryptapi (profile at wordpress.org)|
|WordPress version required:||4.0|
|WordPress version tested:||5.8.3|
|Added to WordPress repository:||18-10-2019|
|Total downloads:||1 638|
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Accept payments in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Monero, BNB, USDT, SHIB, DOGE and many more directly to your crypto wallet, without any sign-ups or lengthy processes.
All you need is to provide your crypto address.
Allow users to pay with crypto directly on your store
The CryptAPI plugin extends WooCommerce, allowing you to get paid in crypto directly on your store, with a simple setup and no sign-ups required.
Accepted cryptocurrencies & tokens include:
- (BTC) Bitcoin
- (ETH) Ethereum
- (BCH) Bitcoin Cash
- (LTC) Litecoin
- (XMR) Monero
- (TRX) Tron
- (BNB) Binance Coin
- (USDT) USDT
- (SHIB) Shiba Inu
- (DOGE) Dogecoin
among many others, for a full list of the supported cryptocurrencies and tokens, check this page.
CryptAPI will attempt to automatically convert the value you set on your store to the cryptocurrency your customer chose.
Exchange rates are fetched every 5 minutes from CoinGecko.
Supported currencies for automatic exchange rates are:
- (XAF) CFA Franc
- (RON) Romanian Leu
- (BGN) Bulgarian Lev
- (HUF) Hungarian Forint
- (CZK) Czech Koruna
- (PHP) Philippine Peso
- (PLN) Poland Zloti
- (UGX) Uganda Shillings
- (MXN) Mexican Peso
- (INR) Indian Rupee
- (HKD) Hong Kong Dollar
- (CNY) Chinese Yuan
- (BRL) Brazilian Real
- (DKK) Danish Krone
- (AED) UAE Dirham
- (JPY) Japanese Yen
- (CAD) Canadian Dollar
- (GBP) GB Pound
- (EUR) Euro
- (USD) US Dollar
If your WooCommerce’s currency is none of the above, the exchange rates will default to USD.
If you’re using WooCommerce in a different currency not listed here and need support, please contact us via our live chat.
Note: CryptAPI will not exchange your crypto for FIAT or other crypto, just convert the value
Why choose CryptAPI?
CryptAPI has no setup fees, no monthly fees, no hidden costs, and you don’t even need to sign-up!
Simply set your crypto addresses and you’re ready to go. As soon as your customers pay we forward your earnings directly to your own wallet.
CryptAPI has a low 1% fee on the transactions processed. No hidden costs.
For more info on our fees click here
- Go to WooCommerce settings
- Select the “Payments” tab
- Activate the payment method (if inactive)
- Set the name you wish to show your users on Checkout (for example: “Cryptocurrency”)
- Fill the payment method’s description (for example: “Pay with cryptocurrency”)
- Select which cryptocurrencies you wish to accept (control + click to select many)
- Input your addresses to the cryptocurrencies you selected. This is where your funds will be sent to, so make sure the addresses are correct.
- Click “Save Changes”
- All done!
The settings panel used to configure the gateway
Set your crypto addresses (part 1)
Set your crypto addresses (part 2)
Example of payment using Litecoins
The QR code can be set to provide only the address or the address with the amount: the user can choose with one click
Once the payment is received, the system will wait for network confirmations
The payment is confirmed!
No. You just need to insert your crypto address of the cryptocurrencies you wish to accept. Whenever a customer pays, the money will be automatically and instantly forwarded to your address.
This depends on the cryptocurrency you’re using. Bitcoin usually takes up to 11 minutes, Ethereum usually takes less than a minute.
Yes, the minimums change according to the chosen cryptocurrency and can be checked here.
If the WooCommerce order total is below the chosen cryptocurrency’s minimum, an error is raised to the user.
You can find more documentation about our service on our get started page, our technical documentation page or our resources page.
If there’s anything else you need that is not covered on those pages, please get in touch with us, we’re here to help you!
- Initial release.
- New coins
- Updated codebase
- New API URL
- UI Improvements
- Minor Bug Fixes
- New setting to show QR Code by default
- UI Improvements
- Minor Bug Fixes