Accept blockchain payments on your WordPress site with BitPay's open source plugin for Woocommerce.

Integration Requirements

Get started by signing up for a BitPay merchant account.

You must also have already installed the Woocommerce plugin from the WordPress Plugin Directory.

Plugin Installation

  1. Look for the BitPay plugin via the WordPress Plugin Manager. From your WordPress admin panel, go to Plugins > Add New > Search plugins and type BitPay
  2. Select BitPay checkout for Woocommerce and click on Install Now and then on Activate Plugin.

Plugin Configuration

After you have installed the BitPay plugin, the configuration steps are:

  1. Create an API token from your BitPay merchant dashboard
    • Login to your BitPay merchant account and go to the API token settings
    • click on the Add new token button: indicate a token label (for instance: Woocommerce), uncheck "Require Authentication" and click on the Add Token button
    • Copy the token value
  1. Log in to your WordPress admin panel, select Woocommerce > settings > Payments and click on the Set up button next to the BitPay Payment methods
    • click on the checkbox at the top of the page to enable the BitPay plugin
    • Paste the token value into the appropriate field: Development Token for token copied from the sandbox environment and Production Token for token copied from the live environment
    • select the endpoint - Test or Production
    • Click on the Save changes button at the bottom of the page

Additional information can be found on the BitPay plugin page on WordPress.