Rolling out new and innovative features in the world of Bitcoin payments is an absolute must. Cryptocurrency enthusiasts can now pay BitPay invoices by using the Shapeshift.io platform. This allows users to use any of the platform’s supported currencies to pay invoices denominated in Bitcoin. A big step forward for the cryptocurrency ecosystem as a whole.
BitPay and Shapeshift Show Altcoins Some Love
Most cryptocurrency enthusiasts know the Shapeshift.io platform as a service that allows for instant exchanges between different currencies. Since there is no need to register an account, the service is very convenient to use. With support for popular currencies such as DASH, Ether, and Namecoin, exchanging altcoins to Bitcoin and vice versa has never been easier.
BitPay, the world’s leading Bitcoin payment processor, has come up with a new feature to make these coins even more useful. Users can now pay BitPay invoices with altcoins through the Shapeshift.io platform. All it takes is four easy to follow steps, and the process is very straightforward.
Rather than using the ShapeShift.io platform for “quick” exchanges, users will need to complete a “Precise” conversion. Once a user has the recipient Bitcoin address for any BitPay invoice, they can