WordPress Bitcoin Payments – Blockonomics


The fastest and easiest way to start accepting Bitcoin payments on your WooCommerce online store. Since 2015, Blockonomics has helped thousands of ecommerce sites increase sales by including Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash as payment options for their customers.

A truly decentralized bitcoin payment processor for WordPress

Blockonomics is the only Bitcoin payment gateway that enables full decentralization in the e-commerce industry. Purchases made to your website are instantly sent to your wallet, rather than to a payment gateway wallet. This not only saves you fees when taking your coins out, but it allows you to take ownership of your revenue without the need for a middle man. Never lose revenue from payment gateway wallet hacks – be your own bank!

Accept bitcoin payments, fast & easy

  • Payments are received directly into your wallet
  • No approvals of API key/documentation required
  • Safe and secure transactions
  • Installation only takes two minutesVideo Tutorial
  • Eliminate chargebacks and fraud
  • World-class customer support team

Built for bitcoin merchants

  • Accept Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH)
  • Segwit compatibility enables the lowest transaction fees possible
  • All major HD wallets, such as Trezor, Ledger Nano S, Blockchain.info and Mycelium are supported
  • Supports all major fiat currencies
  • Complete checkout process happens within your website/theme
  • Privacy friendly – Customer order information remains private to your shop and is never submitted to Blockonomics
  • 1% Payment Fee, first 20 payments as free
  • Callbacks to TOR websites supported


  • Animated Demo

  • Payment screen

  • Settings Panel

  • Blockonomics configuration


You can operate the plugin in two different modes:

Default Mode

  • There is no installation procedure required. Blockonomics automatically starts working in this mode on activation of plugin
  • Bitcoin payments go to a Blockonomics temporary wallet
  • To withdraw received funds, user has to change to Direct to Wallet mode

Direct to Wallet Mode (Recommended)

Video Tutorial | Blog Tutorial

  • Click on Get Started For Free on Blockonomics > Merchants and proceed to complete merchant wizard.
  • Your API key should be now shown on the merchants page
  • In WordPress Admin > Settings > Blockonomics, paste this API Key and Save Settings
  • Click on Test Setup button to verify installation

For community support/discussion feel free to post on our subreddit


Getting error on checkout: Could not generate new bitcoin address, what to do?

Please use Settings > Blockonomics Test Setup to diagnose and get more
details about the issue

Order is still on pending payment status even after two confirmations

Your webhost is blocking incoming callbacks from bots, or you have a DDOS protection in place that is causing this. Blockonomics server does payment callbacks to update transaction status and cannot emulate a browser accessing your website. Please consult this article on how debug and fix this

How to report security issues?

Feel free to read our bug bounty policy.

Can I remove Powered by Blockonomics text or customize the checkout page?

You are free to customize the checkout page according to your needs. Feel free to consult this article


15 1503 November 1503 000000 2021
Fast, responsive, simple and does the job! Just as it should. Supper happy, keep up the amazing work!!
17 1718 July 1718 000000 2021
I cannot say enough good things about their support. I was having an issue (which turned out to be a firewall block problem) and they solved my issue quickly. The built in testing is a very nice feature and the initial setup was super simple. I highly recommend this plugin!
9 0954 August 0954 000000 2020
Hello, I just want to say that this plugin is best for accepting Bitcoin payment as well as there is not much transaction fee or you can say that the transaction fee is nothing. I just love this plugin. Thanks
8 0853 August 0853 000000 2020
This is the bitcoin payment plugin that I really recommend to all ..I really love it!
7 0735 August 0735 000000 2020
J'aime beaucoup votre service en plus je l'utilise sur 2 de mes sites faites par prestashop. J'espere en faire une troisième avec wordpress en utilisant Blockonomics COMME MOYEN DE PAIEMENT. mERCI ET BONNE CONTINUATION
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Contributors & Developers

“WordPress Bitcoin Payments – Blockonomics” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Removed Powered by from checkout page. Other minor fixes


  • Fixed duplicate addresses issue for high traffic websites
  • Fixed upgrade database bugs


  • Updated UI for better Mobile View
  • Fixed bugs in refresh page behaviour


  • Minor Security fixes


  • Updated Test Setup logic
  • Security fixes


  • New Test Setup Interface with Currencies Tab
  • Added Woocommerce filter to locate orders by txid/address


  • Using DB table to store orders


  • Fixes update issues with merchant having large volumes


  • Zero confirm RBF payment are unsafe and are ignored


  • Added noJS payment screen support


  • Fixed issues with callbacks


  • Fixed txid not showing order details
  • Fixed issue with caching files


  • Added BCH support
  • Fixed payment expiry issues
  • New UI of payment page and code refactor


  • Added option for noJavascript checkout page


  • Better handling callbacks errors


  • Removed conflicts with mailchimp plugin


  • Improved altcoin help text in case payment is not detected
  • Added support for adding custom checkout pages in theme


  • Added Help text on Payment Page
  • Supporting zero/one blockchain confirmations
  • Reusing same address on order expiry


  • Improvements to flypme refund flow
  • Minor bug fixes


  • Automatically detects rendering issues on checkout screen


  • Added Lite mode rendering option


  • Checkout page performance improvements and bug fixes


  • Added Underpayment slack options, advanced settings section


  • Fixed issue with Bitcoin Image not showing, code refactoring


  • Patch fix for save settings not working for users without APIKey


  • Installation now only requires plugin activate
  • Altcoin Code refactored


  • Added refunds to altcoin payments


  • Fixes for comptability to WordPress 5.0
  • TOR callbacks supported


  • Updated comptability to WordPress 5.0


  • Adding payment details in order email, review messages


  • Removed grey background conflicting with some themes


  • Fixed bug with enqueue script


  • New option, extra currency rate margin


  • Altcoin integration enabled
  • New checkout design having btc/altcoin tab
  • using wp_remote function to avoid fopen errors


  • Test Upgrade


  • Test Setup is more intelligent
  • Fixed typos in README


  • Better Test Setup Diagnostics
  • Updated description/links to tutorials


  • Faster and easier installation process having Test Setup feature
  • Showing QR code for bech32 addresses
  • Showing Bitcoin Address for all orders


  • Improved error handling when unable to generate address


  • Made compatible for internationalization through translate.wordpress.org


  • Updated README for more description on bitcoin payments


  • Fixed problem with visual composer themes
  • Added extra help text on order confirmation page
  • Fixed conflict with javascript method
  • Updated plugin to fix problem with incorrect commit


  • Fixed problem with visual composer themes
  • Added extra help text on order confirmation page
  • Fixed conflict with javascript method


  • Added option to configure timeperiod of checkout timer
  • Added functionality to regenerate callback URL
  • Updates to README and snapshots


  • Fixed bug with conflicting style of spinner


  • Moved all styles to CSS file. Gives ability to control plugin appearance
  • Comptatibility with WP 4.9.1


  • Usability improvements to payment screen
  • Added Spanish, french and german translation


  • Support for altcoin payments through shapeshift (You need to enable this from Settings)
  • Not marking order as failed on overpayment
  • Minified JS files and removed unused ones


  • Support for altcoin payments through shapeshift (You need to enable this from Settings)
  • Not marking order as failed on overpayment


  • Added paid/expected BTC custom fields
  • Updated checkout icon


  • Improved payment screen user interface
  • Comptability with WP 4.8
  • Updated README


  • Improved payment screen user interface
  • Updated README


  • Fixed github repo URL
  • Updated README


  • Change in README


  • Minor change in README


  • Showing errors when unable to generate new address
  • Removed unused code


  • Showing received order page after receiving payment
  • fixes problems with multisite and php7 compatibility