BitWall CEO suggests bitcoins as currency for content paywalls

09/22/2013 | TechCrunch

Publishers using a paywall should consider bartering bitcoins as an alternative to high subscriptions or per-article charges discouraged by transaction fees, BitWall CEO Nic Meliones suggests. ZeroBlock has already integrated with BitWall, offering content via bitcoin payment. "But readers can also pay a daily subscription fee, prepay for a larger sum of credits, or even get access by just tweeting or watching an ad (since publishers are usually paid per impression)," Anthony Ha writes.

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