About 25,000 people around the world are being paid in Bitcoin on a regular basis by posting content on Women's Annex, a blogging platform predominantly focused on Afghanistan, and its parent site Film Annex.

Obtaining a bank account in Afghanistan is a struggle for women, says Fardina Alemyar, a 17-year-old from Herat, Afghanistan who started using Women's Annex to blog about women's issues in the country 10 months ago.

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