For those of you who make their first steps in the crypto world, and also for the experts, we picked the five must have websites. These sites have to be your home page, or at least added to your favorites bar.
1- BitcoinTalk is actually a huge forum zone which coordinates everything that happens around the crypto world. Information about new coins, discussions about Bitcoin, ICO, coin announcements and a lot more. It is very important to know whom of the writers to listen to, and who is not worth even reading. The simplest way is the level of trust, and the number of messages also may be an indicator if the writer is a newbie or worth reading.
2- CoinDesk is the major news portal for every little thing that happens around cryptos. The site updates on daily basis. Also, there are tutorials for beginners, information about companies and start-ups leading the Bitcoin and blockchain industry, events and conferences regarding Bitcoin, and more.
3- CoinMarketCap is the leading currency index for crypto currencies. Real time data from all the trading platforms include 24 hours trading volume, daily percentage change, market value, and more. A must have.
4- Cyber Fund coordinates all the information about IPOs raising funds for new crypto projects. You can see which project is raising money at this moment, along with expanded information on past fund raising projects.
5- BitcoinWisdom a real-time graphs website which shows Bitcoin price at the five major exchanges (including China’s Houbi), in addition, the site also provide graphs of some major Altcoins. Fast and easy to use. A must for experienced and newbies.
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6 – Tradingview offers a variety of technical tools such as graphs for all cryptocurrencies and more. Tradingview can run on a web browser or as an application. It is a trading platform and social network for analyzing financial assets and trading ideas. The amazing is that this service is currently free of charge. You can create professional graphs using their available tools. Besides TradingView, we can also mention in this field Coinigy, which offers one free month.
7 – Token Market is a convenient way to list all of the upcoming ICOs. You can track an ICO and register for an alert 24 hours prior crowd sale opens. Each project has a brief description and more details such as press and links for more resources like the project’s website, whitepaper and community channels.
8 – Coin Market Cal: Anyone who is involved in the crypto knows that the huge amount of information found on the Internet and that it is almost impossible to keep track of all the various events in the hundreds of projects and ICOs running concurrently. This calendar is solving that problem. The idea is a calendar of events that are fed by the community. Anyone can contribute an event onto the calendar and specify details about the event (for example a conference, software update, product release, etc.). The other visitors of the site are the ones who mark each event as Real or Fake.
CoinDesk also has a crypto events’ calendar – From time to time, conferences are held worldwide. CoinDesk news site dedicates a whole section to a calendar of those events.
9 – CoinLib: A cryptocurrency price tracking and portfolio website. Different from Coinmarketcap due to the feature of real-time price updates and advanced features. Users can add coins to their favorites list, create and track their own portfolio, set up custom alerts, do detailed coin comparisons, find the best prices for a trading pare across exchanges and take advantage of several other cool features. Data is collected from over 160 exchanges.