How it works

A simple and easy way to show your appreciation for people on GitHub.

Codetip allows you to send lumens to anyone with a GitHub account.

What is Codetip?

A great way to show your appreciation for people on GitHub! It allows you to send lumens to anyone with a GitHub account.

It monitors comments for any mention of @tipbot.

What are lumens?

Lumens are the native asset of the Stellar network.

Native means that lumens are built into the network. Asset is how the network refers to an item of value that is stored on the ledger.

One lumen is a unit of digital currency, like a bitcoin.

While you can’t hold a lumen in your hand, they are essential to the Stellar network—they contribute to the ability to move money around the world and to conduct transactions between different currencies quickly and securely.

How does it work?