Altcoin Investing

How to Diversify Your Crypto Portfolio (+ X Sample Portfolios)

How to Diversify Your Crypto Portfolio (+ X Sample Portfolios)

You are an investor. You take your cryptocurrency portfolio seriously and, whether or not it makes you rich, you certainly plan on clearing a tidy profit. If this describes you, it is time to invest in something other than bitcoin alone. It is time to diversify. Why Diversify Your Portfolio? […]

How to Buy Ethereum, Step-by-Step (with Photos!)

How to Buy Ethereum, Step-by-Step (with Photos!)

Looking to extend your portfolio with some altcoins? After bitcoin and Ripple, Ethereum is the third largest digital currency. If you have invested in a few Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), you may have heard of this altcoin, which commonly serves as the base currency when buying ICO tokens. Therefore, before […]

Crypto Mining: What’s Most Profitable in 2019

Crypto Mining: What’s Most Profitable in 2019

When bitcoin first appeared on the scene in 2009, it was mined using the CPU (central processing unit) in any basic computer. That lasted for a couple years until miners learned how to use the more powerful GPU (graphics processing unit). While it is still possible to mine altcoins with […]

Why Is Ethereum Cheaper than Bitcoin?

Why Is Ethereum Cheaper than Bitcoin?

Bitcoin has become publicly synonymous with cryptocurrency, but many developers get far more utility out of Ethereum’s sophisticated self-executing contract model. These two projects are arguably the heart of the cryptocurrency movement, but bitcoin has reliably outpriced its competitor since Vitalik Buterin launched his Ethereum project. For all the excitement […]

Are We Worth a Billion Dollars Yet?

Are We Worth a Billion Dollars Yet?

How much is a superpower worth? How much would you pay to be able to fly, or to become invisible? Let’s say $200 million. You could easily make that $200 million back with a superpower. Shrink to the size of an ant, cure cancer, boom. $200 million, easy. Now, how […]

Best Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News Sites 2019

Best Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News Sites 2019

We’ve put together a list of the top 25 bitcoin and cryptocurrency news sites for 2018 (besides our own Bitcoin Market Journal, of course!). Our custom scoring system rates websites on a scale of 1 to 5 based on factors that measure the credibility and usability of different sources. We rated […]

Most and Least Volatile Cryptocurrencies, Rated for 2018

Most and Least Volatile Cryptocurrencies, Rated for 2018

Related Articles: What Kind of Asset Is Bitcoin?  How Token Liquidity Affects Your ICO Post Sale ROI  Why Bitcoin and Altcoin Market Caps are Misleading Whether you’re looking for a safe, long-term asset or hoping to make a killing before Christmas, volatility matters. At the same time, it’s a metric […]

The Crypto 50: The Top Influencers in Bitcoin and Blockchain 2018

The Crypto 50: The Top Influencers in Bitcoin and Blockchain 2018

Bitcoin Market Journal, the leading website for blockchain investors, put together its first ever “Crypto 50,” a roundup of the thought leaders having the biggest impact on the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency. The Crypto 50 rates each blockchain influencer on criteria such as: Blockchain achievements and accomplishments Number of […]

Best Performing Cryptocurrency Funds for 2018

Best Performing Cryptocurrency Funds for 2018

Despite the lackluster performance of digital currencies in 2018, the digital asset fund space has continued to grow substantially throughout the year. According to Crypto Fund Research, 90 new digital currency funds have been launched in the first three quarters of 2018 and the total number of new funds is […]

Best Performing Cryptocurrencies and Altcoins of 2018

Best Performing Cryptocurrencies and Altcoins of 2018

2018 has been a difficult year for digital currency investors as the market is down substantially from its all-time highs. Nonetheless, some cryptocurrencies have outperformed their peers and managed to generate a return on investment for their holders. Here’s a list of the best performing digital currencies and tokens of […]