I'm fairly new to coding, I understand the philosophy but I'm lacking practical application. Does anyone know any practical guides that will help me? I've completed most codeacademy courses.
You can integrate Shapeshift plugin in your website. Build something like this. That's a good way to start with. You can see an example here http://radelcorp.in/shp
have you looked at the woocomerce plugin and btcpay?
The repository has instructions for deploying to wordpress.
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