Twitter enables users to give and receive Ethereum tips natively

In Sept. 2021, Twitter enabled Bitcoin funds as the primary cryptocurrency fee possibility obtainable through its tipping jar. Wednesday, the social media platform added a slew of contemporary fee providers to those current tipping choices, together with Ethereum (ETH).

Customers trying to obtain ETH suggestions merely have to allow the platform’s tipping options, and add an Ethereum tackle to the devoted part of their profile. Nonetheless, an try so as to add an ENS area identify rather than a full alpha-numeric tackle proved unsuccessful, prompting an error field that indicated punctuation was invalid.

Relating to Bitcoin, suggestions may be despatched by means of the Bitcoin Lightning Community, which sends fee utilizing the Strike app. The corporate offered no different particulars pertaining to tipping in ETH, nevertheless. For now, suggestions are solely obtainable for customers on iOS and Android telephones. Based on Twitter, customers maintain 100% of the information they obtain.

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The corporate acknowledged acknowledged that suggestions can be utilized to “present help, present appreciation, assist out or reward anybody you need – from rising creators and journalists to Twitter Areas hosts.” Different fee providers embody Money App, GoFundMe, Patreon, Wealthsimple and Venmo.

Just lately, Twitter rolled out a function that enables Twitter Blue customers to add nonfungible tokens, or NFTs, as their profile footage, however restricted that functionality to iOS.