Milestone: Web Monetization

January 18, 2022 — GNU social development team

Web Monetization is being proposed as a W3C standard at the Web Platform Incubator Community Group.

GNU social now supports that initiative with the Web Monetization plugin.

With this, we also introduce an ActivityPub (FEP-8c3f) GS extension gs:webmonetizationWallet. This enables actors to support other actors with Web Monetization in the fediverse.

It looks like this:

Own profile

In the profile of other actors