Sell directly on Medium.

Sahil Lavingia
1 min readJan 8, 2016

Gumroad helps thousands of writers, artists, athletes, designers, software developers, and more take control of their creative careers.

Many of them also use Medium to spread the word about their ideas, experiences, and their products.

You could include a Gumroad product like any other embed. It turned the link into a static image and some text. Click it, and you’re taken to Gumroad, where you checkout. Not bad, but not perfect.

So what’s better? Thanks to our friends at Medium and Embedly, this:

How do you get inline, dynamically-resized, products right in your story? By entering your product’s URL into Medium’s “embed” function. Neat.