Content Files LNbits

sell content with lightning

multiple options to sell digital media on your website

sell files

sell with LNbits

the plan:

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

the tools:

Use LNbits with LNURLp extension

the upside:

  • Non-custodial option (your keys)
  • Can be self hosted
  • Free to use – no fees
  • Content files hosted on LNbits
  • Content URL and download link sent to wallet after payment
  • Pre-set pricing
  • Price can be shown in fiat currency
  • Customer can add comment
  • Any downloadable content
  • Webhooks for integration
  • LNbits has MANY other uses

the downside:

  • Customer has to use a LNURL compatible wallet
  • No option to collect buyer name or email
  • No itemized sales record
  • No cart, need an invoice for every item
  • Cannot print receipt

the result (live demo):