These five web service companies accept Shiba Inu payments.
Recently, Shiba Inu has become a popular payment method for exchanging goods and services. Following the popularity of the canine-themed coin, crypto payment gateways have been integrating Shiba Inu into their lists of supported cryptocurrencies.
People have used Shiba Inu to pay for various services, from air travel to online shopping. Interestingly, the list of merchants that accept Shiba Inu payments has continued to soar daily.
In a tweet yesterday, popular cryptocurrency payment gateway BitPay announced that crypto enthusiasts can now use Shiba Inu to pay for a wide range of web services.
“Nowadays, you can buy a wide range of web services using crypto, including snagging the perfect domain for your website,” BitPay said in a statement.
Thanks to BitPay’s innovative solutions, purchasing web hosting services using SHIB is relatively easy, like taking a walk in the park.
Five Web Registrars and Domain Providers Accepting SHIB Payments
Five popular web domain providers and registrars accept Shiba Inu payments through partnerships with BitPay.
Launched in 2000, Namecheap is an ICANN-accredited domain name registrar offering web hosting services. The company’s headquarters is in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Namecheap has over 11 million registered users with more than 17 million domains globally.
AltusHost is a European-based web hosting firm launched in 2008. Some of the company’s services include domain registration and hosting across Switzerland, Bulgaria, the Netherlands, Serbia, and Sweden.
Founded in 2014, Vultr provides its users with a standard, reliable, and high-performing cloud computing environment. The company aims to empower businesses and developers by simplifying infrastructure development via its advanced cloud platform. It bears mentioning that Vultr is strategically located across 28 data centers globally.
HOSTKEY B.V. is a web hosting service company that offers customers different dedicated web services, ranging from entry-level options to high-performance GPU servers. The company also provides private cloud solutions for individuals.
Gandi is a domain name registrar, email and SSL certificate provider, and web host that aims to make the internet accessible to everyone regardless of their tech knowledge. Gandi has been in the business of offering web services for more than 20 years. It continues to warm the hearts of its users by providing quality, professional, and secure web hosting services.
Paying for Web Services Using SHIB
According to BitPay, buying web domains with SHIB from these web service providers can be done in two ways.
Sending SHIB Payments directly from your crypto wallet
Follow the steps below to pay for web services with SHIB from your crypto wallet:
- At checkout, choose BitPay as your payment method.
- Click on “Begin Payment” (Depending on the merchant and transaction amount, you may be prompted to verify your BitPay ID).
- Select your wallet type from a list of over 100 different wallets, including Metamask, Copay, Trust Wallet, etc.
- Select Shiba Inu as your favorite cryptocurrency.
- Scan the QR code from your wallet app or manually enter the merchant’s address to complete the payment.
Using BitPay Card to Pay for Web Services
You can use BitPay Card to pay for web services from the five providers or any other provider that accepts Mastercard. Notably, this method is the easiest as it is similar to purchasing goods and services online using your traditional bank cards.
As long as the web service provider accepts Mastercard, you can pay for any of its services using the BitPay Card. You will need to fund the card through the BitPay wallet app. Once complete, you can pay for web services with SHIB using the BitPay Card.