Content Files BTCpay 1

sell content with lightning

multiple options to sell digital media on your website

sell files

sell with BTCpay

the plan:

You want to sell a file (picture, photo, music, e-book). You want to be paid with lightning.

the tools:

Use BTCpay Point of Sale plugin

the upside:

  • Non-custodial option (your keys)
  • Customer can use any lightning wallet
  • Can be self-hosted
  • Free to use if self-hosted
  • Price in sats or fiat currency
  • Option to charge variable amount
  • Pre-set pricing
  • Option to collect user details
  • Minor UX branding possible
  • Any downloadable content
  • Download file hosting
  • Redirect to item or direct download
  • Notification URL callback
  • BTCpay has MANY other uses

the downside:

  • No itemized sales record
  • No cart, need an invoice for every item
  • Cannot print receipt

the result (live demo):