How do I get a Lightning Wallet with a Lightning address?
When your customers pay with Bitcoin or Lightning in your webshop, these transactions are credited to your own Lightning Wallet. For this you need a Lightning wallet with your own Lightning address. This Lightning address is stored in the Coinsnap backend and all payments are credited to your Lightning wallet via this Lightning address.
A Lightning address looks like an email address, but instead of sending messages, you can use it to send and receive Bitcoin via Lightning.
Here are the most important providers of Lightning Wallets, where you can get a Lightning address in addition to the Lightning Wallet.
Most Lightning Wallets are installed as an app on your smartphone.
After you have created the Lightning Wallet, the corresponding Lightning address is displayed under the Receive function.
The provider Alby is a Lightning Wallet that you can set up via a website and thus also use without a smartphone.
We have already written a separate article about the Lightning Wallet Alby and explain step by step how you can set up a Lightning Wallet with a Lightning address.
We have also listed what the Lightning address looks like. Instead of the username, your personal username will be placed in front of the @ sign.
With the following Lightning wallet providers, you get a Lightning wallet with a Lightning address to send and receive Lightning payments.
Lightning Address: email@example.com