If you’re new to the world of Cryptocurrency, you’ll find these resources very useful:
Magazines and Blogs
- CryptoHackers – Cryptoworld superheroes interviews. Fascinating facts, teams insides and success stories.
- CoinTelegraph – The leading publication offering latest news, analysis, expert opinions, community commentaries. Founded in 2013.
- CoinDesk – CoinDesk is the world leader in news and information on digital currencies. 17M mothly users.
- CryptoCoins News – Fresh news and analysis. This huge blog posts very frequently. Approx. 7M readers monthly.
- Bitcoin Magazine – Bitcoin Magazine is the oldest and most established source of news, information and expert commentaries. Sometimes posts deep and very interesting articles.
- 99 Bitcoins – 99 Bitcoins is the largest information source for non technical newbies.
- Coin Speaker – Founded in 2014, CoinSpeaker is one of the most influentional news source.
- The Memory Pool – Satoshi Nakamoto Institute blog.
- Tim Swanson Blog – Blog of director of market research at R3.
- Oleg Andreev Blog – Blog of hardcore developer, product architect at Chain.com.
- Freedom to Tinker – Princeton hosted tech blog: researches and experts commentaries.
- Money and State – Blog of Erik Voorhees, CEO of leading digital asset exchange ShapeShift.io
- Gavin Andersesn Blog – Blog of Bitcoin developer.
- Peter Todd Blog – Blog of Todd, the applied cryptography consultant.
- Richard Brown Blog – Blog of Head of Technology at R3CEV.
- Laanwj Blog – Blog of Bitcoin core developer and reverse engineer.
- Crypto Analyst – World’s premier cryptocurrency news analysis.
- Bitrazzi – Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency And Blockchain News.
- Bitfalls – Technical news, solidity tutorials, and skeptical research. EN and HR languages.
- What Bitcoin Did – Blog of accidental Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency investor, miner, blogger and podcaster.
- Vitalik Buterin – Ethereum creator, cryptocurrency evangelist.
- Bitcoin Tech Talk – All About Bitcoin Development.
- Tuur Demeester – Economist & investor, editor in chief at Adamant Research.
- Vinny Lingham – CEO of Civic.com.
- Nicolas Dorier – Main developer of NBitcoin. CTO at Metaco SA.
- Nick Tomaino – Tech investor @RunaCapital.
- Eric Lombrozo – Co-CEO & CTO Ciphrex Corp., Bitcoin Core contributor.
- Jimmy Song – Bitcoin Developer and Entrepreneur.
- Nicolas Dorier – Main developer of NBitcoin. CTO at Metaco SA.
- Linda Xie – Product Manager @Coinbase. Advisor @0xProject.
- Fred Ehrsam – Previously co-founder @Coinbase, trader @GoldmanSachs, computer science @DukeU.
- Token Economy – Making sense of the latest in crypto-land: cryptocurrencies, blockchains, ICOs, dapps & the growing token economy.
- The Midas Guide – Blockchain & crypto original researches.
- Best of CryptoHeresy – Transmits best topics from CryptoHeresy forum.
- Crypto Memes – Cryptoworld funny pictures.
- Crypto – The god of all crypto channels.
- UpcomingICOs – This channel is dedicated to informing people of up and coming ICO’s.
- CryptoNews – Cryptocurrency news megafeed that is posted in real time, even before they hit social media.
- Ethereum dapps – Ethereum & DAPPS news and updates.
- CoinBuzz – CoinBuzz aggregates news from many sources (Twitter, Reddit, Google Trends etc) and displays it in the Trello style.
- CryptoPanic – CryptoPanic is news aggregator platform indicating impact on price and market for traders and cryptocurrency enthusiasts.
- ETHNews – ETHNews is emerging provider of Ethereum and Blockchain ecosystem news.
- Coin Spectator – Get the latest cryptocurrency, bitcoin & blockchain news from many news sources.
- CoinTerminal – CoinTerminal instantly aggregates, summarizes and analyzes market chatter for sentiment and streams it in real-time.
- CoinsCalendar – CoinsCalendar displays all upcoming coins events and updates.
- CoinDar – Be first to know about coming cryptocurrency news, updates, hard forks, meetups, coins listing on exchanges and other important events.
- BTCnews – Mature cryptocurrency news and charts app for iOS.
- CryptoAudio – A tool that creates news summaries from various sources and reads them using a text-to-speech technology.
- CryptoFlash.io – Top 200+ cryptocurrencies news & rumors in real time!
- Altcoins Racing – Altcoins Racing shows the price change winners and losers.
- CoinMarketcap – Old and cool. All coins prices, graphs, market caps. API, widgets, tools. Used by 90M monthly users.
- Coincap – CoinCap tracks market data for hundreds of cryptocurrencies in real-time. They also have very useful mobile app.
- Cryptowatch – Live price charts and market data for Bitcoin, Ethereum, and more. Many exchanges, flexible settings and cool API.
- Bfxdata – Charts and Stats for Bitfinex market data and margin funding.
- Bitcoinwisdom – Live Bitcoin/Litecoin charts with EMA, MACD and other indicators. Support many exchanges (Bitfinex, Bitstamp, Coinbase, Bittrex, Poloniex etc).
- Flippening Watch – When will Ethereum overtake Bitcoin and become the most important cryptocurrency?
- Coindex – Beautiful cryptocurrency price tracker for iOS.
- WorldCoinIndex – Realtime cryptocurrency price monitoring tool. Lots of altcoins and many fiat currencies.
- CryptoTrader – Cryptocurrency trading platform. Charts, news and trollbox. Add widgets to customize the look.
- Coin Daily Update – Daily email update with price changes of customizable coins.
- Coindera – Real time cryptocurrency price alerts for 2,000+ coins on 25+ exchanges.
- Cryptocurrency CLI – Cryptocurrency portfolio on the command line.
- ckandr – A command-line cryptocurrency price ticker specifically for popular Indian cryptocurrency exchanges.
- CoinAlyze – Cryptocurrency real-time charts, price levels, statistics and candlestick patterns detection.
- Cryptomon – Modern trading indicators and price predictions based on machine intelligence.
- MoonHash – Cryptocurrency portfolio, price monitoring and telegram monitoring Google Chrome Extension
- ICOtracker – Very informative and trusted tracker.
- The ICO digest – Weekly ICO digest.
- TokenData – See ICO stats: ROI, total investments, status and other information.
- CoinSchedule – Live Token Sales & ICOs.
- ICO Bazaar – Informative website + ICOs alerts.
- Picoloresearch – Independent research on blockchain startups and ICOs.
- Smith + Crown ICO list – Curated list of ongoing and upcoming token sales. Have some research tiers.
- ICORating – ICOrating specializes in evaluating companies with planned ICO.
- ICO Alert – Source for analysis of active and upcoming Initial Coin Offerings.
- TokenMarket – TokenMarket is marketplace for tokens, digital assets and blockchain based investing.
- ICOdrops – Constantly updating kanban style ICO board.
- ICO Whitelists – Articles on ICOs. Also tracks growth of 200+ Telegram groups for ICOs.
- Local Bitcoins – Buy and sell bitcoins near you. Trusted by 10M monthly users.
- Poloniex – USA. Trust: 3.5/5. Tons of altcoins. Poor support.
- CoinBase – USA. Trust: 5/5. Pay with fiat.
- Kraken – USA. Trust: 5/5. Founded in 2011.
- Bittrex – USA. Trust: 3.8/5. Many altcoins.
- CEX.IO – UK. Trust: 5/5. Fiat. Newbie friendly.
- BestBitcoinExchange – Curated list of 35 popular exchanges. Looks SEOish but does the job well.
- Shapeshift – No login, fast, awesome API.
- Changelly – Fiat, nice affiliate program.
- Cryptoradar – Compares prices and features from > 25 exchanges and brokers.
- Binance – Modern exchange with the lowest fees and it’s own token.
- Kucoin – Modern. Evolving really fast. Has it’s own token.
- The Moon Trollbox – Hot news discussions, rumors and friendly talks. No cersorship.
- The CHT Community – Official CryptoHackers Telegram chat. The place to talk to founders of your favourite crypto startups & apps.
- Crypto Aquarium – Great community (Telegram, Slack). Curated by Joshua Petty, the Coindex creator. 800+ members.
- Bitpam – Friendly Discord community. 300+ members.
- Bitcoin Core Community – Telegram discussion about Bitcoin and Bitcoin Core. 2000+ members.
- BitcoinMarkets – Bitcoin and cryptocurrency price discussion. The official Slack of /r/bitcoinmarkets. 4000+ members.
- Blockstack – Official Blockstack Slack community. 3000+ members.
- CryptoMinded – All things crypto: events, jobs, trades, news. 1000+ Slack members.
- IRC #bitcoin channel – Old good IRC. The channel of 200 silent people.
- CryptoHeresy ⚡️ – Fresh Bitcoin forum with focus on cryptocurrency tools and resources.
- Bitcoin Talk – Homepage of the Bitcoin community from the start. Made by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009.
- Bitcoin.com Forum – Strong community of 30,000+ users.
- BitcoinGarden – This young forum has appeared in Jan 2017.
- CryptoCurrencyTalk – Born in 2013, very active forum. Modern engine.
- Token Daily – Crypto news, launches, white papers and Q&A with experts 📈
- Cryptocompare – CryptoCompare is interactive platform where you can discuss the latest crypto trends and monitor all markets streaming in real time. Also includes perfect altfoilio app.
- Trading View – Follow pro traders and learn from their analyzes. (Mr. Lavrov is great specialist).
- Bitcoin on StackExchange – Question and answer site for Bitcoin crypto-currency enthusiasts.
- /r/Bitcoin/ – Discuss Bitcoin news on Reddit. 300,000+ readers.
- Steemit – Fancy Reddit running on a blockchain. Post to earn $. Spend $ to promote yourself.
- Coinvision – Get alerts about the most credible crypto coins and ICOs and also access private great community.
Twitter Users and Lists
- Quality Crypto – List of >50 prominent, high signal-to-noise-ratio accounts.
- Coinality – Coinality is free service connecting crypto employers and job seekers.
- Cryptogrind – Bitcoin freelance platform.
- Blockchain Dev Jobs – Curated list of jobs from around the web for blockchain engineers.
- Ethlance – Hire or work for ETH.
- /r/Jobs4Bitcoins/ – Place on Reddit to offer your talents and skills in exchange for the fastest growing currency in the world.
- Crypto.jobs – Well categorized jobs list. Owner does a lot to promote it.
- Beincrypto – Aggregates all the crypto jobs from major job boards.
- Jobs by BlockRepublic – Useful filters, locations & categories.
- Crypto Jobs List – Curated jobs from top verified blockchain companies.
- Bitcoin Core – Bitcoin Core is MIT licensed open source Bitcoin wallet. It runs own full node so 145GG of free disk space is required. OSX/Linux/Windows/Ubuntu.
- Blockchain.info – World’s most popular digital wallet. Mobile apps included.
- Electrum – Thin Bitcoin client. Opensource, MIT, has 100+ contributors.
- Exodus – Exodus is the first desktop multi-asset wallet with ShapeShift built in.
- MyEtherWallet – Opensource webapp to access Ethereum. Old and reliable. ERC20 support. Loved by phishers!
- Coinomi – Supports many altcoins, fast and has perfect UI (closed source now).
- Jaxx – Reliable, Jaxx supports many of the leading cryptocurrency platforms. Crossplatform.
- Ledger Hardware – Reliable hardware wallet. Supports BTC/ETH/ETC/DASH/DOGE and many more coins and ERC20 tokens.
- Trezor Hardware – The first & most secure hardware wallet. Supports BTC/ETH/ETC/DASH/ and many more coins and ERC20 tokens.
- CoinBase – Buy Bitcoin for $, NFC payments, requested payments.
- MyCelium – Geeky wallet, easy to set miners fee, rich transaction details.
- Samourai – Secure Bitcoin wallet for Android.
- WalletList – Showcase your public cryptocurrency addresses.
- Wallt – Create a shareable list of your cryptocurrency addresses.
- Blockfolio – Cryptocurrency management, with easy to use tools to keep track of all your cryptocurrency investments. Nice widgets. Simple. Android/iOS.
- ACrypto – Track bitcoin and altcoins prices, custom alarms, detailed charts. Flexible, many settings, informative. Available for iOS & Android.
- Altpocket – The only tool you need for showcasing, tracking and sharing your cryptocurrency investments.
- Coinfyi – Track your performance, news & market signals related to your cryptocurrency investments. Anonymous. Simple. Free.
- f0lio – Beatutiful cryptocurrency portfolio management for mobile devices.
- BitWorth – Cryptocurrency Net Worth Tracker for iOS.
- CoinDex – iOS app that lets you stay up to date with the cryptocurrency markets you want to watch.
- Delta – Ultimate cryptocurrency portfolio tracker tool for iOS & Android.
- Crypto Central – Bitcoin & cryptocurrency portfolio tracker for iOS/Android.
- Cryptagon – Powerful app to track portfolio. Automatic imports from exchanges.
- Cryptonomy – Portfolio tracking, social, forum, chat, ico listings, news aggregator, crypto academy. Android/iOS.
- wallmine – Track both cryptocurrencies and stocks; screeners, heatmaps, news, push notifications.
- CoinTracker – Cryptocurrency asset tracker that automatically pulls all balances and transactions from exchanges and cryptocurrency wallets.
- Coin Beat – Crypto tracker for managing over 1300 crypto currencies. Get instant push notification on price activity. iOS and Android.
- Coinport – Minimal crypto price and portfolio app for iOS. Support 32 fiat currencies. iCloud backup. Price charts and more.
- QR Code Generator – With this free tool you can instantly generate QR code for your Bitcoin/Litecoin/Ethereum/Dogecoin address.
- Block Explorer – Discover the Bitcoin blockchain blocks online. Includes fees and miners information.
- EtherScan – Block Explorer and Analytics Platform for Ethereum.
- ETH Gas Station – Consumer oriented metrics for the Ethereum Gas Market.
- Metamask – Run Ethereum dApps right in your browser without running full node.
- ATM Map – Find Bitcoin ATM’s in your country.
- Statoshi – Realtime Bitcoin node stats. Made by Jameson Lopp.
- RSIhunter – Find “oversold” and “overbought” cryptocurrencies.
- CryptoFinance – Google Sheets add-on to get cryptocurrencies rate in spreadsheets.
- BroBot – Personalized chatbot that controls your portfolio. Receive news and signal notifications.
- Vanitygen Plus – Generate custom key addresses for 90+ coins.
- CoinPop.me – Create shareable page for all your cryptocurrency donation addresses.
- If You Had Bought Crypto – How rich would you be if you had invested in your favourite Cryptocurrency?
- Vaulty.io – Accept any cryptocurrency for your website, blog, or for general personal use with just one link.
- Ropsten Ethereum Faucet – Instantly Get Ropsten Ethereum To Experiment On Test Net.
- Bitcoin Flip Trading simulator – 101% realistic and fun crypto trading Simulator for Beginners!
- QWallet – Search & view the value of any Ethereum wallet, create your own token portfolio.
- The Cryptoverse – Your cryptocurrency news dose.
- World Crypto Network – Informative news digests.
- Crypt0 – Omar is one of the most popular crypto bloggers. He creates fascinating interviews.
- Ameer Rosic – News, interviews, podcasts and reviews.
- aantonop – Presentations, discussions, QA by Andreas, the author of “Mastering Bitcoin”.
- CoinSummit – CoinSummit records: startups showcases, discussions and presentations.
- BitcoinFilm – Short films about people using Bitcoin.
- Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Course – Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies course. 12 videos, each 45-90 mins.
- CryptoPortfolio – YouTube channel reviewing ICOs and various cryptocurrencies.
- CryptoBud – Technical and fundamental analysis on how to
- Cryptotips – Heidi provides you with insights into projects, ICOs and ecosystem, as well as creating videos for beginners. invest in cryptocurrency.
- EtherCasts – Ancient Ethereum news, reviews and interviews channel.
- Bitcoin Playlist – Great list of 55 Bitcoin talks.
- BiteSizeBitcoin – Great beginner guides. Trading and investing advices, podcasts and meetups.
- Decentralized TV – Blockchain, Bitcoin, and Cryptocurrency News, Culture, and Entertainment.
- Crypto Daily – Crypto news on (mostly) daily basis.
- Ulterior States – Real-life conversations with some thought leaders within the Bitcoin ecosystem. The film took 3 years to complete.
- The Bitcoin Doco – Fascinating story focusing on the emergence of new world wide currency.
- Life Inside Secret Chinese Bitcoin Mine – Interesting story about the miners of the new millenium.
- Mastering Bitcoin – Mostly for developers. The second edition was published in June 2017.
- The Internet of Money – Significance of bitcoin through series of essays spanning the exhilarating maturation of this technology.
- Ethereum – Non-technical guide to understand blockchains. Mostly focused on Ethereum.
- The Age of Cryptocurrency – Insight into the modern financial system and the Bitcoin industry.
- Programming Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains – Learn to build your own blockchains and peer-to-peer central bank nodes from scratch.
- Coursera Course – Telling what is special about Bitcoin and how it works at technical level. Created by Princeton University.
- Udemy Course – The definitive guide to understand what the bitcoin is and why we should care about them.
- Khan’s Academy Course – The very basics of how blockchain, Bitcoin and encryption works.
- Pluralsight Course – Introduction to Bitcoin and decentralized technology for beginners.
- University of Nicosia MOOC – University of Nicosia´s free MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) DFIN-511: Introduction to Digital Currencies.
- CoinPride Newsletter – The most important crypto news and events. One handcrafted email per week.
- Bitcoin Wiki – Technical specifications of the protocol as well as more basic information about how to buy, sell or use bitcoins.
- Blockchain Demo – This interactive demo will guide you through each component of blockchain step-by-step.
- MyCryptoGuide – The guide is meant to serve as both easy-to-understand introduction to the world of cryptocurrencies.
- Bad Bitcoin – List of known scams, HYIPs and Ponzi schemes.
- EthList – The Crowdsourced Ethereum Reading List.
- Satoshi Nakamoto WhitePaper – Bitcoin fundamentals described by the creator.
- Bitcoin Developer Docs – Detailed information about the Bitcoin protocol and related specifications.
- Bitcoin Forks – All bitcoin forks visualisation.
- Coin Demo – Visual demonstration of how bitcoin transactions work.
- Rhymes With Fiat – Bitcoin webcomic (with educational notes).
- Stripe Bitcoin – Accepting Bitcoin payments made easy. Great integration from Stripe.
- Shapeshift – Embed exchange in your app. Trusted by hundreds of apps.
- Bittrex – Almighty API. You can do anything with it.
- Poloniex – The biggest exchange API. PHP and Python wrapper.
- CryptoWatch – Public REST API, providing basic information about all markets on Cryptowatch.
- Microsoft BaaS – Blockchain as Service (BaaS) from Microsoft Azure.
- CoinMarketCap – Powerful JSON API covering 1000+ coins. Limit: 1 request per 6 sec.
- CoinCap – Simple and informative. Lots of altcoins. History data. No limits.
- Bitpay – Use BitPay’s retail, ecommerce, billing, and donation tools to accept payments.
- Gekko – Free and open source trading bot. GUI, CLI, NodeJS, nice docs. 18 exchanges (including Bitfinex, Bitstamp and Poloniex).
- Zenbot – Free and open source trading bot. CLI, NodeJS. GDAX, Poloniex, Kraken, Bittrex, Quadriga and Gemini.
- Web3.js – Ethereum JS API. Requires nodejs, npm and running node.
- OpenZeppelin – OpenZeppelin is open framework of reusable and secure smart contracts in the Solidity language. 1500+ Slack community members.
- GETH – CLI tools for Ethereum. Python, C++, Go implementations.
- Embark – Framework for serverless Decentralized Applications using Ethereum, IPFS and other platforms. JS.
- Truffle – The most popular framework for Ethereum. JS.
- CCXT – JS/Python / PHP library for cryptocurrency trading and e-commerce with support for many exchanges and merchant APIs.
- QuikNode – Cloud-hosted Ethereum nodes for developers and investors.
- Bitcoin Knowledge – Learn about blockchain and fintech.
- Bitcoin Uncensored – Exploring the verifiable computing space through the lens of Ethereum.
- BlockChannel – Dedicated to educating the world on the power of blockchain based technologies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and ZCash.
- Epicenter – The Podcast at the Forefront of the Decentralized Technology Revolution.
- Ether Review – Exploring the verifiable computing space through the lens of Ethereum.
- Flippening – Weekly discussion of the cryptocurrency economy and investment strategies.
- ICO Alert Podcast – Podcast from the popular ICO tracking platform.
- Tales from the Crypt – Podcast hosted by @MartyBent about Bitcoin.
- CoinWarz – Mining profitability calculators. Help choosing perfect coin to mine.
- WhatToMine? – Find the most profitable cryptocurrencies to mine.
- Bitcoin Difficulty – Realtime Mining Statistics.
- Mining pools – Mining pool hashrate distribution.
- WhatIsMyHashRate? – Measure your browser’s hashrate.
Source: Coinpride – Cryptolist