An Introduction To Web Monetization APIโ€‚by@obetomuniz

An Introduction To Web Monetization API

The Web Monetization API is a W3C Standard that uses a neutral payment protocol called Interledger (ILP) for transferring money for anyone by anyone. The proposal help web creators avoid systems that slow down the web and creates annoying UX problems. The proposed payment protocol is a neutral protocol called ILP and can be used to transfer money from a user's account to a website. It could be USD, BTC, etc. You could use Uphold's Payment Pointer on your website using this declaration: "monetization"
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๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿ”ฌ The How

Sign up toย wallet.uphold.com/signupย and verify yourself

  • Find the Interledger Payment Pointer in the Transact panel
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  • And pick a currency target. It could be USD, BTC, etc

The Web Monetization API needs aย Payment Pointerย to address micropayments for you.

๐Ÿ— The Where

You could use your previous created Uphold's Payment Pointer on your website using this declaration:

<meta name="monetization" content="$ilp.your.payment/pointer" />

Also, dozens of services offer support:

Evenย YouTube, when connected in a creator account onย Coil.

๐Ÿ’ฐ The Web Monetization API

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Theย Web Monetization API is a W3C Standardย that uses a neutral payment protocol calledย Interledger (ILP)ย for transferring money for anyone by anyone.

The proposal help web creators avoid systems that slow down the web and creates annoying UX

๐Ÿ“š More about Web Monetization Standards

  • Get Monetized - A Coil's Overview about Web Monetization API
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