Quick Start Guide
This page provides high-level instructions for adding Web Monetization to your website.
To monetize your site, you must:
- Set up a web monetized receiver (wallet) for receiving payments.
- Get your wallet's payment pointer.
- Create a special
<meta>tag that tells Web Monetization providers how to pay you.
- Add the
<meta>tag to each page of your website that you want to monetize.
For a more detailed look at web monetizing your site, see the Web Monetization explainer.
#1. Set up a web monetized wallet
Choose a wallet that supports Web Monetization and set up an account. The wallet must support the Interledger Protocol (ILP).
#2. Get your payment pointer
Find your payment pointer within your wallet and copy it.
#Example payment pointer
#3. Create your meta tag
<meta> tag by using the Meta Tag Generator or by
following the example below.
name is always
content is your payment
#Example meta tag
#4. Add the meta tag to your website
<meta> tag and add it to the
<head> section of each page you want
Web Monetization only works on secure pages served over HTTPS.
Congratulations! Your website is now web monetized.