American company Coinbase has launched a special plugin for popular ecommerce platform WooCommerce, which will allow merchants to accept payment for goods in bitcoin on their websites.
In Coinbase claim that 28% of all existing online stores using WooCommerce.
Open eCommerce meets an open financial system. Start accepting cryptocurrency directly into a user-controlled wallet. Checkout our @WooCommerce plugin on Github: https://t.co/jq1JSNw4KY
— Coinbase Commerce (@CommerceCB) August 3, 2018
Note, the company added the ability for translations in bitcoin and Litecoin directly from Coinbase accounts Commerce and intends to develop similar functionality for Ethereum and Bitcoin Cash.
The developers have also provided a Python library for the Coinbase API Commerce. In addition, soon to be published by the appropriate documentation for Ruby, PHP, and Node.js.
We just added a Python library for our API! More client libraries are coming soon, including Node.js Ruby and PHP. Stay tuned! https://t.co/SH50ij8xAF pic.twitter.com/suqLKskgSZ
— Coinbase Commerce (@CommerceCB) 30 Jul 2018
We will remind, earlier it became known that Coinbase in partnership with the London startup WeGift will allow customers to exchange cryptocurrency assets for gift certificates for goods and services in more than 120 retailers.