Will sites like Pornhub accept Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH], Litecoin [LTC] or other cryptocurrencies?

Although there has been a slump in Google searches for “Bitcoin”, “Ethereum” and other cryptocurrencies, the searches for porn related keywords has always maintained its high. Bitcoin searches peaked to an all-time high in December last year while searches for porn related websites like “pornhub” or “xnxx” has remained high always.

Comparison of the keyword "Bitcoin" and "Pornhub"

Comparison of the keyword “Bitcoin” and “Pornhub”

Porn for people:

Porn has been an essential part of life for a lot of people, ritualistic perhaps with a particular time in the day dedicated to porn. There was a study conducted by the University of Montreal where scientists went on a hunt to find guys that haven’t watched porn ever. They weren’t able to find any.

"Katie" from Pornhub replies to a question about accepting Bitcoin

Pornhub replies to a question about accepting Bitcoin

Johane B, from Durban says,

“Four years ago, someone had asked “Katie_Pornhub” in their reddit account if they would accept bitcoins, still no reply :/ They should really consider it, it would change a lot of things and revenue will triple even in this shitty downtrodden market”

Our reporters recently tried to avail the “premium” account of Pornhub and tried to get in touch with the payment handlers of Pornhub, Epoch Payment Solutions. We requested them to accept Bitcoin or Ethereum as our CC or Debit cards didn’t work. They said,

“We won’t be accepting Bitcoins anytime soon”

Sites like Brazzers, Pornhub and others accepting cryptocurrencies would according to analyst increase the revenues of the porn industry and make it more accessible for people without credit cards or people who are uncomfortable sharing their payment information. There have been multiple ICOs in the first leg of 2018 that are already coming up with payment solutions for the porn industry, will have to wait and see where the industry is heading.

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