Installation

Install the plugin and configure it at Settings > WP Monero Miner using Coin Hive.

Then register at https://coinhive.com. You will then find your public site key (public) at https://coinhive.com/settings/sites.

Paste this site key at at Settings > WP Monero Miner using Coin Hive.

To start the miner there multiple options. You can place a control panel on your site by using the widget “Monero Miner using Coin Hive” or by placing the shortcode [wp-monero-miner-control] in some page or article. Or you can run in silent mode.

Miner: Widget

Add the widget “Monero Miner using Coin Hive” to your sidebar. This puts a control panel on your site where each visitor can decide to donate his computing power to you.

If your theme does not support widgets, you can place `<?php echo do_shortcode( ‘[wp-monero-miner-control]‘ ); ?>` into the php file of your template.

Miner: Shortcode

Place the shortcode [wp-monero-miner-control] in some page or article to show a control panel at that position. You can also edit the php files of your theme and use <?php echo do_shortcode( ‘[wp-monero-miner-control]‘ ); ?> there to embed the control panel.

Miner: Silent Mode (Background mining)

Check “silent” checkbox at Settings > WP Monero Miner using Coin Hive. This will start miner when page loaded. No widget needed.

Protected area (Pro)

Use the following shortcode to create a protected area that only users with more than a specified amount of tokens can see:

Note: This is only supported by the provider coinhive.

Host Coin Hive Script (Pro)

Host the scripts from coinhive.com yourself. May prevent blocking by simple adblockers.

Minify JS/CSS (Basic)

Minify scripts and styles of this plugin for better performance.

Login Form Captcha

Check “Enable for login” checkbox at Settings > WP Monero Miner using Coin Hive > Captcha. Then PoW captcha from coin hive is displayed at wordpress login form.

Require PoW for outgoing links

Check “enable” checkbox at Settings > WP Monero Miner using Coin Hive > Links. Then all outgoing links require the user to mine some coins for you before he is redirected to the target page.