Crypto Resources

 

ALL PROPS TO JAMESON LOPP FOR THIS LIST. HE IS THE MAN FOR COMPILING THIS.

 

GO TO HIS WEBSITE AND FOLLOW HIM ON TWITTER!

 

Bitcoin is a revolutionary system that is quite complex and has a steep learning curve. Make sure you have a decent grasp of the system before you store a significant amount of value in it.

Getting Started:

 

The History of Bitcoin:

 

News Sites:

 

Podcasts:

 

Discussion Forums:

 

Miscellaneous Statistics:

 

Transaction Fee Estimates:

 

Block Explorers:

 

Visualizations:

 

Mining:

 

Deep Dive Technical Resources:

 

Developer Tools:

 

Security:

 

Privacy:

 

Setting up a Wallet:

Choose your wallet here

You’ll note that there are a variety of options.

My wallet recommendations:

Note that it is NOT recommended that Bitcoin newcomers use the Bitcoin Core wallet. If you want to use a wallet backed by a fully validating node you run, read Securing Your Financial Sovereignty.

Running a Node: