Reddit is the biggest community where crypto enthusiasts discuss technology. The branch Bitcoin 816 thousand subscribers, and branches Cryptocurrency over 663 thousand.
In March the platform has suspended accepting bitcoin payments for premium membership without prior notice, leaving customers the opportunity to pay for reddit gold using PayPal and credit card. But after about innovations became known to the subscribers of the branch Bitcoin, Reddit administrator was forced to comment on the events. He claimed that they were having problems with the payment platform Coinbase:
“The upcoming change in Coinbase in combination with some errors in the payment option bitcoin, forced us to disable this option “
Coinbase has made changes to the Commerce Coinbase, which required significant updates. Reddit decided not to do it, but just to eliminate Bitcoin as a payment method.
Christopher slow, technical Director of Reddit, said that they are working to bring Bitcoin to their platform. He confirmed that they did not have time to upgrade, because they were focused on the new design to Reddit.
When asked whether they intend again to take cryptocurrency slow replied:
“We are considering not just Bitcoin but other cryptocurrencies and, in particular, Litecoin, and Ethereum, who are also present in Coinbase Commerce”.
So this time users will have more options to pay for Reddit Gold. Slaw has not indicated the exact dates for the return of the cryptocurrency on the platform, however, assured that it will happen.