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Announcing the Coinbase Commerce API

Coinbase Commerce
Apr 2, 2018 · 2 min read

We’re pleased to announce the launch of the Coinbase Commerce API for accepting cryptocurrencies. The Commerce API makes it extremely easy for merchants to integrate cryptocurrency payments directly into their e-commerce solution.

Starting today, instead of manually creating payment buttons or hosted pages to accept cryptocurrency payments, you can dynamically generate them using our API. To get started check out our developer documentation. And if you don’t already have an account, you can create one by visiting

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Coinbase Commerce API Reference

Coinbase Commerce is a new service that enables merchants to accept multiple cryptocurrencies directly into a user-controlled wallet. Our mission at Coinbase is to create an open financial system, so we’ve designed Coinbase Commerce to be a free non-custodial solution for accepting cryptocurrency so merchants can maintain full control over their funds.

It’s easier than ever to start accepting cryptocurrency — setup takes just a few minutes. Try it out today by visiting And if you’re a talented engineer who is enthusiastic about defining the future of commerce, we’re hiring!

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