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The open software-as-a-service (SaaS) e-commerce platform a place to buy, sell and store cryptocurrency partnered with BitPay and CoinPayments to expand its payment options.
- BigCommerce adds cryptocurrency cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that use cryptographic technologies to secure their operation. payments.
- The platform partnered with BitPay and CoinPayments.
- More than 60,000 merchants now have the payment option.
BigCommerce , una platform of e-commerce that provides services of software to retail customers, is expanding its payment options to offer merchants payments in cryptocurrencies.
In a press release this Thursday, the company announced a new partnership with BitPay bitPay is a Bitcoin payment service provider. y CoinPayments This will enable your customers to offer payments with Bitcoin the biggest and most popular cryptocurrency in the world. It is a decentralized digital currency that enables users to make trustless peer-to-peer transactions. and other digital digital technologies are these electronic tools that have the ability to generate, store or even process data. currencies. The media CoinDesk y Bitcoin Magazine reported first.
Similar aShopify , BigCommerce allows businesses to launch their own e-commerce stores with easy-to-use setup and partner integrations. Ofrece creation of online stores, search engine optimization marketing and security the term securities refers to a fungible and tradable financial instrument that carries a type of monetary value. to small and large businesses; a model that is compatible with more than 60,000 merchants around the world, according to Bitcoin Magazine.
The partnership now allows merchants of all sizes on the platform to accept digital assets as a means of payment. According to the statement, the he traders of BigCommerce can accept cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ether, Dogecoin among many other options, including stablecoins linked to U.S. dollars.
Cryptopayments for new consumers
Regarding the initiative, Marc Ostryniec, sales director at BigCommerce He emphasized that the movement seeks to respond to a ” new era of consumers passionate about transacting with cryptocurrencies “.
Expanding our crypto ecosystem to include the best trusted partners is just one step in driving innovation and growth for our merchants.
“ Accepting cryptocurrencies can be intimidating and complex, sometimes with a steep learning curve. “added in the release Stephen Pair, CEO of BitPay . “ We’ve partnered with BigCommerce to help minimize the impetus for merchants to add cryptocurrencies as a payment option a contract giving the buyer the right, but not the obligation, to buy or sell an underlying asset or instrument at a specified strike price. alongside your existing payment methods with just a few clicks “.
BigCommerce addressed some of the benefits merchants may experience with the expansion to cryptocurrencies. Among them, it noted that alternative payment methods can help them attract a wider audience of consumers. It also represents a reduction in fees, which lowers their operating costs, the firm said.
The company, which is listed on the stock exchange businesses that allow customers to trade cryptocurrencies for fiat money or other cryptocurrencies. of Nasdaq is not the first to head towards cryptocurrencies and joins a number of other e-commerce platforms that have been adding these capabilities in recent years. As you recall CoinDesk , a early 2022, for example, Shopify expanded payment options with cryptocurrencies for your customers who use Crypto.com.
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Article by Hannah Estefania Perez / DiarioBitcoin
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