POS Cart LNbits

sell products with lightning

in your shop, at the market, or on your phone

checkout with cart


the plan:

You want a lightning POS to sell stuff person-to-person. You also want this to be an online store.

the tools:

Use LNbits with Marketplace extension.

the upside:

  • Non-custodial option (your keys)
  • Customer can use any lightning wallet
  • Can be self-hosted
  • Price in sats or fiat currency
  • Pre-set pricing
  • Add optional item – VAT, service charge, tip, discount, etc
  • Itemized sales record with categories, export as CSV
  • Cart to pay single invoice for multiple items
  • Shows stock available
  • Collect customer name / e-mail / address (for shipping or delivery)
  • Customer gets a unique web page for messages after payment to track order, arrange delivery times, feedback, etc. Super cool.
  • API for integration
  • LNbits has MANY other uses

the downside:

  • Customer has to provide e-mail and address but can be jargon
  • No downloadable content option
  • No branding of UX possible
  • Cannot print receipt
  • No redirect back to store

the result (live demo):