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'''Gittip''' is an awesome website for sharing money, used primarily as a way to support writers of free software. Sudoroom has [https://www.gittip.com/sudoroom/ an account], and it's the recommended way to donate money to us! Here's how:
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'''Gratipay''' is a website for sharing money, used primarily as a way to support writers of free software. Sudoroom has [https://www.gratipay.com/sudoroom/ an account], and it's the way many people donate money to us. Here's how:
  
 
== Link Account ==
 
== Link Account ==
# You can't sign into Gittip directly. You need to sign in or create an account at one of these services:
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# You can't sign into Gratipay directly. You need to sign in or create an account at one of these services:
 
#* [https://twitter.com/ Twitter]
 
#* [https://twitter.com/ Twitter]
 
#* [https://github.com/ Github]
 
#* [https://github.com/ Github]
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#* [https://www.bountysource.com/ Bountysource]
 
#* [https://www.bountysource.com/ Bountysource]
 
#* [http://www.openstreetmap.org/ Openstreetmap]
 
#* [http://www.openstreetmap.org/ Openstreetmap]
# Visit [https://www.gittip.com/ gittip.com], click <code>sign in</code>, and select your account.
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# Visit [https://www.gratipay.com/ gratipay.com], click <code>sign in</code>, and select your account.
 
# Your original site will ask you to approve - click <code>confirm</code> or <code>approve</code>, depending on the site
 
# Your original site will ask you to approve - click <code>confirm</code> or <code>approve</code>, depending on the site
# You should now be logged into your new gittip account!
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# You should now be logged into your new gratipay account!
  
 
== Enter Credit Card ==
 
== Enter Credit Card ==
# Back on gittip, click on your username to visit your new profile
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# Back on gratipay, click on your username to visit your new profile
 
# On your profile, scroll down and click on <code>Credit card</code>
 
# On your profile, scroll down and click on <code>Credit card</code>
 
# Enter your info and press <code>save</code>
 
# Enter your info and press <code>save</code>
  
 
== Give to Sudoroom ==
 
== Give to Sudoroom ==
# Visit [https://www.gittip.com/sudoroom/ Sudoroom's profile]
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# Visit [https://www.gratipay.com/sudoroom/ Sudoroom's profile]
 
# Enter an amount of money, press <code>Enter</code> or click <code>Confirm</code>
 
# Enter an amount of money, press <code>Enter</code> or click <code>Confirm</code>
 
#* Remember these amounts are WEEKLY, not monthly!
 
#* Remember these amounts are WEEKLY, not monthly!
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== Notes on Privacy ==
 
== Notes on Privacy ==
They are pretty good about [https://www.gittip.com/about/privacy/ protecting your identity]: <blockquote>Gittip makes reasonable efforts not to share your personal information with the recipients of your gifts, so that particular gifts are anonymous. We do publicly share aggregated information about your giving and receiving. You may opt out of publicly sharing your aggregate giving.</blockquote>
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They are pretty good about [https://www.gratipay.com/about/privacy/ protecting your identity]: <blockquote>Gratipay makes reasonable efforts not to share your personal information with the recipients of your gifts, so that particular gifts are anonymous. We do publicly share aggregated information about your giving and receiving. You may opt out of publicly sharing your aggregate giving.</blockquote>
 
To increase your anonymity, visit your profile and check <code>Hide total giving from others</code>.
 
To increase your anonymity, visit your profile and check <code>Hide total giving from others</code>.
  

Revision as of 11:40, 28 August 2014

Gratipay is a website for sharing money, used primarily as a way to support writers of free software. Sudoroom has an account, and it's the way many people donate money to us. Here's how:

Link Account

  1. You can't sign into Gratipay directly. You need to sign in or create an account at one of these services:
  2. Visit gratipay.com, click sign in, and select your account.
  3. Your original site will ask you to approve - click confirm or approve, depending on the site
  4. You should now be logged into your new gratipay account!

Enter Credit Card

  1. Back on gratipay, click on your username to visit your new profile
  2. On your profile, scroll down and click on Credit card
  3. Enter your info and press save

Give to Sudoroom

  1. Visit Sudoroom's profile
  2. Enter an amount of money, press Enter or click Confirm
    • Remember these amounts are WEEKLY, not monthly!
    • Please give whatever you can - even a few dollars or cents helps!
    • Your card will be charged every Thursday. The money goes directly into Sudoroom's bank account.

Notes on Privacy

They are pretty good about protecting your identity:

Gratipay makes reasonable efforts not to share your personal information with the recipients of your gifts, so that particular gifts are anonymous. We do publicly share aggregated information about your giving and receiving. You may opt out of publicly sharing your aggregate giving.

To increase your anonymity, visit your profile and check Hide total giving from others.

How much?

Weekly Monthly
$2.30 $10 Minimum dues
$18.40 $60 Recommended dues
$459.96 $2000 Cost of running Sudoroom
Y Y * (365.25/7*12)
X * (7*12/365.25) X