Welcome to Coinmama Academy
It’s important to us that the Coinmama community is informed and educated about crypto. An informed community is a safe community.
You’ll find everything you need to know to get started on your crypto journey here at Coinmama Academy from the very basics to more advanced material and helpful tutorials.
Don’t worry, crypto isn’t as cryptic as you might think, and we’re here to make it as easy as possible for you. Let’s jump right in…
What Is Cryptocurrency?
How is crypto different from other money?
Benefits of crypto
What is Bitcoin?
Bitcoin is the original cryptocurrency and the first iteration of what is now commonly referred to as blockchain technology. Bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency and the biggest by market capitalization.
The mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto released a 9-page white paper in 2008, outlining how Bitcoin worked. In 2009, Bitcoin was launched.
Bitcoin’s success has resulted in many copycat cryptocurrencies. So, what’s the difference between them all? That’s a good question and one that would take a long time to answer comprehensively. Essentially, though, cryptocurrencies vary in terms of their capabilities with respect to privacy, security, programmability etc. We suggest taking some time to learn about the different cryptos starting with Bitcoin and Ethereum. If you like what you see, then take it from there! Our Crypto Basics page is a good place to start…