Adding Coinbase to Accept Crypto Currency

Head to plugins on your wordpress side bar.

Click add newIn the search bar type in coinbase commerce payment gateway for WooCommerce

Click install now, then click activate.

Hover over WooCommerce on your left sidebar

Click settings.

Click the tab that says Payments.

Coinbase should be flipped to active.

Click the manage button on the right.

Now you’ll need to go through the steps to set up your coinbase commerce account.

Coinbase should be flipped to active.

Click the manage button on the right.

Now you’ll need to go through the steps to set up your coinbase commerce account.

Coinbase should be flipped to active.

Click the manage button on the right.

Now you’ll need to go through the steps to set up your coinbase commerce account.

 

Do so at https://commerce.coinbase.com by clicking sign up. Enter all of your information. You will need your phone. It’s going to give you instructions on setting up 2 factor authentication. You’ll need Google Authenticator App.

It’s going to give you a seed phrase. You will save your seed phrase somewhere safe. I recommend saving it in several places. Take a picture of it. Save it to a thumbdrive. Save it to google drive. If you loose this you’re screwed. DO NOT LOSE THIS. Print it and put it in a safe. I lost $50,000 in bitcoin because I lost mine from years ago. DONT LOSE IT.

Backup your wallet to google drive when it asks. Finally you’ll be able to get to your dashboard. Click settings on the bottom left.Scroll down to API key. Click create API key. Copy it.Go back to your website. You should be in woocommerce payments settings for coinbase still. Paste the API key into the API field.Go back to coinbase commerce settings click “add an end point” in the section for webhook subscriptions. It will ask for a URL. Go back to your wordpress tab and copy it from the instructions show under the Webhook Shared Secret field and insert it in the coinbase website. SaveNow you’ll need to click show shared secret. It’s next to the add an end point link you just clicked. Copy this into the field for webhook subscriptions in your website.Save all your website settings! You now have activated payments & can accept cryptocurrency through your coinbase account!If you don’t have a coinbase wallet already head over to coinbase.com and set up your account there as well. This will allow you to transfer coins into your own currency or trade it for other currencies!