Shopify Bitcoin Plugin by OpenNode2 min read

August 26, 2019 2 min read


Shopify Bitcoin Plugin by OpenNode2 min read

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We’ve developed a plugin so that all Shopify merchants can enjoy our latest service with quick, easy-to-use integration. Integrating OpenNode and accepting Bitcoin in your shop takes just a few steps with the new OpenNode Shopify Bitcoin Plugin.

Installing OpenNode as a Shopify Bitcoin Plugin

  • Next, click “Choose alternative payment” and select OpenNode.
  • On the next page, fill in your OpenNode account information and click, “Save”.

What are the benefits of accepting Bitcoin for my store?

  • Low Fees: OpenNode offers payment processing fees which is significantly lower than most traditional payment methods.
  • Eliminate chargeback fraud. Instant Bitcoin transactions eliminate chargeback fraud from your business. Businesses on average lose 0.47% of their total revenue per year to chargeback fraud1.
  • Bitcoin is a global currency. No other currency works the way Bitcoin does. Expand your business into any country when you accept Bitcoin at your store.
  • Settle your Bitcoin in fiat. With OpenNode instant exchange, accept Bitcoin and settle it in the currency of your choice, instantly at the time of transaction.
  • Market your business as tech-focused. Bitcoin is an excellent way to show your customers and the world that your business is looking to the future.
  • Attract new customers. Diversify your audience by attracting Bitcoin users as customers.
Image of Shopify Bitcoin extension in mock up Phone screen of Shopify mobile checkout

Now that you’ve set up your Shopify account, we’d like to welcome you to the world of instant Bitcoin payments! Stay tuned for new updates on our blog by following us on Twitter. If you need any help with set-up or exploring our features, you can reach us at our live chatbox at OpenNode.com, email us at support@opennode.com, or check out our help center for the step-by-step instructions for adding our Shopify Bitcoin Plugin.

We can’t wait to see how your business grows with Bitcoin and Lightning!


  1. https://chargebacks911.com/chargeback-stats/