You can now pay locally for bitcoin using a Coindirect account
At Coindirect, we like to keep a wide offering of the most relevant and exciting altcoins available. Our team is constantly considering which new coins will add the most value to our expanding selection of top cryptocurrencies. We realised the best way for us to know what our users are looking for is to ask […]
If you have not read our first article on cryptocurrency terms, click here to find out more about everything from fiats, to forks. These articles are designed to further your understanding of the new language that is developing around the rapidly expanding world of cryptocurrency. The better you’re informed, the smarter your decisions will be when it comes to analysing movements in the market. We have put together 8 more terms that will be useful to anyone looking to get clued up on the latest terms.
At the beginning of 2017 the top two cryptocurrencies bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) were valued at $963.06 and $8.26 respectively. Throughout 2017 bitcoin gained in value, ultimately reaching an all time high of approximately $19,500 on the 18th of December 2017. Ethereum reached an all time high of approximately $1,400 on the 14th of January 2018. This meant that the early adopters of cryptocurrencies had a good year with incredible returns on their initial investment.
Making a career out of cryptocurrency can now be a reality, as you can become a full-time Trade Vendor on Coindirect. You’ll be your own boss by setting your own prices, working your own hours and creating your own Offers on the peer-to-peer marketplace. Being a Trade Vendor on Coindirect is different to simply buying or selling altcoins on the platform, as Vendors are able to fully customise their own sell and buy Offers. If you’re interested in becoming a Vendor we have 7 steps to get you going.
We recently launched our affiliate program to reward our loyal users for referring others to our platform. If you enjoy using Coindirect, referring your friends and followers can now benefit you, as well as help us to reach more people by expanding our growing community. We thought it would be useful to share 5 of the different ways you can promote your affiliate link to maximise your potential for earning passive income through our Affiliate program.
We’ve created a way to reward our customers for spreading the word about Coindirect, by giving you the option to earn passive income through our platform. We recognise how powerful word-of-mouth can be, so whether you’re a blogger, vlogger, social media influencer or even just a regular Coindirect user, you can benefit by joining this program. With daily payouts, the program aims to give back to the people helping to further expand the growing Coindirect community. It’s a win-win, and opting in is simple and free. See the steps below to find out how to get started.
With the rapidly expanding world of cryptocurrency, comes a whole new library of new terminology to help define it. The more you know, the better equipped you’ll be to understand all the exciting new developments happening in the industry. Hopefully by the time you’ve finished reading this article, you’ll be fluent in crypto-speak.
As the cryptocurrency landscape continues to expand, some altcoins are rising closer to the top by going in bold, creative new directions. The industry is currently experiencing an innovation boom, from building global business ecosystems, to blockchain-backed lending platforms. Each new coin that is introduced serves a unique purpose, with ICO’s funding new business ventures and others given as rewards for creating valuable content.
Let’s start off with the basics. ‘Bit’ refers to a small fragment of digital information, and ‘coin’ refers to the representation of money. Bitcoin was originally introduced in January 2009 and is credited as the first decentralised digital currency to use blockchain technology. Collectively, bitcoin refers to both the particular payment protocol that utilises an electronically distributed ledger (blockchain), and the digital currency that can traded using said protocol.