Accept bitcoin on your Joomla site with BitPay's open source plugin for VirtueMart.
Get started by signing up for a BitPay merchant account.
You must also have already installed the VirtueMart store software on your Joomla site.
Create a zip file of from the contents Download the latest version of the BitPay plugin for VirtueMart.
Log in to your VirtueMart store and navigate to your "Extension Manager" > "Install"
Select the downloaded plugin zip file and click "Upload" & "Install". Navigate to the "Manage" section of your Extension Manager and select "Publish".
In your VirtueMart Extension Manager, navigate to "Components" > "VirtueMart".
Select "Payment Methods" > "New". Type in the required information for the new payment method, choosing "VMPAYMENT_BITPAY" as the name.
Create an API Key in your BitPay merchant dashboard.
Nice work! Your customers will now be able to check out with bitcoin on your VirtueMart site.