Dogecoin (DOGE) is now accepted on 455 million WordPress websites
A newly created plugin will enable over 455 million WordPress websites to accept Dogecoin DOGE/USD.
What happened: According to an update from Dogecoin Foundation Member DogeDesigner on Twitter, a free plugin created by developer “inevitable360” is now available for download.
— DogeDesigner (@cb_doge) May 6, 2022
The Easy Dogecoin Gateway plugin will allow any WordPress website to accept DOGE payments without the need for a third party.
“Accept Dogecoin payments simply using your Dogecoin address without the need for a third-party payment processor, banks, or additional fees,” the app reads. the description.
“Your store, your wallet, your Doge.”
The plugin also uses the Google APIs to generate QR codes and the CoinGecko API to convert fiat to the current price of Dogecoin.
Why is it important: Lately, several independent developers have brought more use cases of DOGE to life. These include Dogecoin wallets and DOGE tipping services which can be easily integrated with smartphones and browsers.
Last month, the MyDoge wallet donated 1 million DOGE worth $140,000 to the Dogecoin Foundation in an effort to increase adoption of the meme-based cryptocurrency.
Price action: According to data from BenzingaProDOGE was trading at $0.12, down 3.7% over 24 hours.