16 Nov '12, 12am

WordPress starts taking payment in Bitcoin

WordPress starts taking payment in Bitcoin

WordPress, the popular blogging platform / content management system is expanding its payment options for upgrades like going ad-free. Beginning today, users around the world will be able to pay with Bitcoin — the unregulated, decentralized digital currency built on public-key cryptography. Explaining its decision, the company noted that PayPal currently blocks access from over 60 countries, and that many credit card companies have similar restrictions, whether because of politics, fraud, or other reasons.

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WordPress now accepting payment in Bitcoin

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