Introducing Crypto 101
Staying true to our mission to bring crypto to everyone
Crypto 101 Videos
Learn the basics of cryptocurrency with our Crypto 101 series
How Do I Get Bitcoin?
There are lots of different ways to get bitcoin. You can work for it, mine it or buy it from an exchange to name a few.
Who “Runs” the Bitcoin Platform?
Nobody does. But, in a way everybody does. The people have the power.
Why is Bitcoin So Volatile?
Buying on the hype train? Afraid of the bubble bursting? Kraken CEO Jesse Powell, has some insights as to why the newest form of currency on the planet has so many "ups and downs."
Who stands to benefit the most from bitcoin?
Millions of people stand to benefit from owning and investing in Bitcoin, but that's just the tip of the iceberg. Learn more here.
What If You Lose Bitcoin?
From searching landfills to recover lost hard drives to undergoing hypnosis to remember private keys, people have done some crazy things to access their Bitcoin.
Is Bitcoin Private?
One of the best things about Bitcoin is its relative privacy when compared to other forms of money. That said, Bitcoin isn't totally anonymous...
Is the crypto industry "mature"?
Cryptocurrency is sophisticated enough to trust with your money, yet still has that sense of child-like wonder and endless possibilities.
How To Look Up A Bitcoin Transaction?
Looking up a Bitcoin transaction or getting information about a specific block is simple. Learn how here!
What is a Node?
The processing powerhouses of crypto explained.
Is the Bitcoin Blockchain Secure?
To attack the Bitcoin network you would need A LOT of computing power.
Who stands to lose the most from bitcoin?
While crypto is intended to give financial freedom back to the people, there are some folks who may not want to see that happen. Learn more.
Introducing Crypto Slang
If you want to become a whale you can’t get rekt too often. Hodl on to your seats, we are going to the moon!
Crypto Slang: Shitcoin
Some people say everything other than Bitcoin is a shitcoin. What do you think?
Crypto Slang: Wen Moon
"Wen moon" is asking something all crypto-enthusiasts are dying to know: "when will bitcoin's price hit all time highs?"
Crypto Slang: Orange Coin
Orange Coin is a playful nickname for Bitcoin, but where did it come from?
Crypto Slang: JOMO
Learn more about JOMO, or "the joy of missing out" here.
Crypto Slang: FOMO
The FOMO is real. FOMO, or "fear of missing out", might influence you to buy a coin or not cash out on some profits from that coin.
Crypto Slang: Pump
"Pump" refers to artificially inflating the price of a crypto so you can sell it at a profit. ("dump it")
Crypto Slang: FUD
FUD, or "fear, uncertainty and doubt" occurs when someone spreads misinformation.