Direct contributions from your audience

Use a Lightning Address to receive value for value payments in Bitcoin from your audience

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Use existing
platforms

Receive payments
directly

Non-intrusive and
frictionless for your
audience

Simple integration;
no coding skills
needed

Receiving payments on
existing platforms

Your own Website

How to receive contributions on your website

1

Add this in the HTML header section of your website:
<meta name="lightning" content="lnurlp:you@lightning.address"/>

2

Make sure to have an og:image meta tag:
<meta property="og:image" content="https://www.your.blog/YOUR_IMAGE" />

3

Verify if you enhanced your website successfully with the Alby browser extension

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Twitter

How to receive contributions on Twitter

1

Add this in the description of your Twitter profile: ⚡you@lightning.address

2

Verify if you enhanced your Twitter profile successfully with the Alby browser extension

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YouTube

How to receive contributions on YouTube

1

Add this in the description of a video in your YouTube channel: ⚡you@lightning.address

2

Verify if you enhanced your YouTube video successfully with the Alby browser extension

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Bitcoin TV

How to receive contributions on BitcoinTV

1

Add this in the description of a video in your BitcoinTV channel: ⚡you@lightning.address

2

Verify if you enhanced your BitcoinTV video successfully with the Alby browser extension

This new way of monetization is brought to you by Alby

Alby is a browser extension for the Bitcoin Lightning Network. You can connect your own Lightning wallet or use Alby’s wallet and start transacting in Bitcoin with ease.

You don’t have a Lightning Address yet?

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