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ShapeShift 101: How to Reuse Deposit Addresses with ShapeShift Exchange

Our support team finds that our customers consistently want to know if they can reuse our deposit address in order to do the same sort of transaction over and over again. For example, let's say you have an exchange bot that you want to execute a bitcoin to Litecoin Exchange every Tuesday at 11 am. You would like to have a Bitcoin deposit address that every time bitcoin is sent to it, ShapeShift does an exchange to Ether. The short answer to this question is, yes.

Original vs. NEW

We began rolling out the new website at the end of February 2016. Many people have been asking why we have created this new user interface and how to use the features that are now provided. Since our inception in August of 2014, we have added many new features and options for our users. Over this time, we realized that the original user interface began to look cluttered and was becoming increasingly more difficult for us to explain how to use each feature without the screen getting cluttered. Thus, we have been working to provide you with a new user experience, clean and clear and easier to use. 




ShapeShift 101: How to do "Precise" order on [PHOTOS]

Most of our ShapeShift users know how to do our basic "Quick" transactions, but many do get confused with how to utilize our "Precise" orders, nor do they understand the benefits or differences between the two. Here we will walk you through why you would want to use the Precise options and well as step-by-step instructions on how to successfully complete a Precise order.

PRO TIP: The difference between a "Quick" and "Precise" transaction

Did you know there are two different ways to do basic transactions when using For most long-time users, this is a no brainer, but for our newest little foxes, we know it can be a little confusing to understand the differences. So in the words of the of so wise Jerry Seinfeld, What is the DEAL with Quick and Precise transactions?


你知道在使用ShapeShift.io时有两种不同的方式进行基础交易吗?对于大多数长期用户来说,这个问题当然不在话下,但是对于新手来说,我们知道这个问题还是有些困惑的 。


ShapeShift 101:如何在ShapeShift.io上进行“定额”交易[图片]




现在,如何进行“定额”交易呢?下面是具体的操作步骤: 首先,选择“定额”交易,然后点击主页上的“继续”。

PRO TIP: How to look up your Omni and Counterparty Transactions on the Blockchain

ProTip from Jon, a ShapeShift Developer:

Omni and Counterparty transactions (and their associated assets) all happen on the bitcoin blockchain. That's pretty cool but it means that looking up information about what happened in your transaction can be tricky.