The popular website Chess.com used to accept bitcoin, but like many other well-known merchants it dropped the BTC payment option. Now after some discussion with an avid Bitcoin Cash (BCH) proponent, the website is accepting BCH for payments for its diamond, platinum and gold memberships.
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Chess.com Adds Bitcoin Payments for Premium Memberships After a BCH Supporter Convinces the CEO
This week BCH supporters were pleased to hear that one of the moderators of the Reddit forum r/btc (Beijing Bitcoins) had convinced the owner of Chess.com to accept bitcoin cash for subscriptions. Chess is an extremely popular game worldwide and the Chess.com URL attracts millions of visitors on a monthly basis. According to Alexa rating statistics, Chess.com has a global rank of 577 at the time of writing and there are over 1 million chess games played every day. Not only does the website allow people to play chess together online but it…