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Where to use your Lightning Address

A Lightning Address is a massively simple way of sending Bitcoin over the Lightning Network. Like an email, you can send a transaction to a Lightning Address. Once you’ve understood how to create your Lightning Address, below are a few platforms in an ever growing list where you can use your Lightning address.

Step 1: Visit

  • Login to your Lightning Address using the Alby browser extension or your email

Step 2: When you login, a new page opens

  • This is your account with your lightning address
Step 3: Click on your 'Lightning Address', a new page opens
  • This page lists all the platforms where you can learn to use your lightning address

Step 4: Scroll down

  • Scroll down to see how to use your Alby Lightning Address on various platforms
You are all set, happy sats exchanging!