Tips Crowdfund GiveWP

lightning donations and tips

multiple options to add a quick payment link on your website


giveWP with Coinsnap

the plan:

You want to raise funds. You want donors to pay with lightning.

the tools:

Use GiveWP with Coinsnap plugin for WordPress

the upside:

  • GiveWP is a great crowdfunding plugin but only for fiat. Coinsnap makes a plugin that adds support for Bitcoin or lightning. Install both plugins.
  • Non-custodial
  • Donor can use any lightning wallet
  • Requires donor name and email but can be fake to stay anonymous
  • Option to select amount
  • Payment confirmation / thank you message
  • Run as many campaigns as you want
  • Set targets and dates
  • Show contributions, donors and total with CSV export
  • Donor dashboard
  • Email receipts
  • Branding of UX possible
  • Templates to customize page
  • No withdraw necessary, sats forwarded to your lightning address

the downside:

  • You need to install 2 plugins
  • WordPress only
  • Not free if you host your WordPress site on
  • Requires lightning address
  • Cannot be self-hosted
  • Amount in fiat only
  • No public platform / marketing

the result (live demo):

fund me: