16 Nov '12, 3pm

WordPress Brings Bitcoin to the Blogging Masses

WordPress Brings Bitcoin to the Blogging Masses

WordPress earns a Bitcoin merit badge. Photo: Ben Ostrowsky/Flickr . Upgrading your WordPress.com blog no longer requires a credit card or PayPal account. Starting today you can raid your virtual piggy bank to pay for WordPress upgrades with the digital currency Bitcoin . The move makes WordPress one of the largest, most reputable online services to accept the fledgling Bitcoin currency. Bitcoin is an online currency that allows buyers and sellers to exchange money anonymously. According to a post on the WordPress blog , the appeal of Bitcoin for WordPress is that, unlike credit cards and PayPal, “Bitcoin has no central authority and no way to lock entire countries out of the network … merchants who accept Bitcoin payments can do business with anyone.” The anonymous aspect has made Bitcoin a target for law enforcement agencies , but for WordPress it means that users living...

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