Coinpedia Academy

Beginner Guide

New to the world of cryptocurrency and blockchain? No Worries, Coinpedia Academy presents you with a wide range of concepts that aims to educate beginners. The finely written articles from experienced authors will make your path.

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Lesson 1

Think Smart, Learn Blockchain Before Investing in it

By the end of this article, you will understand Blockchain Technology – Cryptocurrency and the other necessary factors that are connected to this ecosystem. You will also know topics that are very important for any beginner or pro who is interested in Blockchain and Cryptocurrency In this contemporary and fast swelling world of the internet, …

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Lesson 2

A Beginner’s Guide: Understand Blockchain in 3 Minutes!

Technology is devoted to creating tools and processing actions; the beauty is that it only improves with time.  In this article, we focus on the future of Blockchain technology and its importance in the digital world. Bitcoin and Crypto are buzzwords that we have heard repeatedly over the last few years. While not everyone may wish …

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Lesson 3

What is Cryptocurrency? The Ultimate Beginners Guide!

Finance is an essential aspect of the trade and economy driving the world. As time has progressed over centuries of financial advancements, the world has come across many financial inclusions in the form of currencies.  We have entered a digital world where the money is transferred in an electronic medium. That is a big step …

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Lesson 4

The Ultimate Guide To The King Crypto- Bitcoin

Bitcoin, the first kind of digital money has been one of the most discussed topics in the world of finance since its meteoric rise in 2017. It has become an entity that has delivered multi-bagger returns to its investors. It runs for the people and by the people. What makes it so special is that …

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Lesson 5

The Mystery Behind The Person That Gave The World Bitcoin- Who Is Satoshi Nakamoto?

The crypto-space has developed into an expansive universe. Blockchain technology has evoked creativity, apprehension, uncertainty, and curiosity- for fans as well as critics. This primarily arises due to the several unanswered questions and mysteries surrounding the cryptocurrency world. Would you believe that no one is sure who invented Bitcoin- the world’s first and most popular …

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Lesson 6

The Beginner’s Guide To Altcoins: How, What, Where and Why!

The world of crypto and crypto-based projects seem to be in constant flux. Ideas become trends, some of which evolve into yet newer concepts. Many are still-born tech and never get the momentum needed to get off the ground. However, there are a few concepts that evolve and stick- garnering massive attention and popularity. Altcoins …

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Lesson 7

Ethereum- A Complete Guide To The World’s Second Largest Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin being the first and most widely recognized cryptocurrency, the Bitcoin blockchain was created only to support the bitcoin cryptocurrency. With time, people began to realize that Bitcoin can just be used as currency but not utilized for building more products. Thus Ethereum was introduced. If you’re a crypto enthusiast who keeps up with the …

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Lesson 8

The Ultimate Guide to Cryptocurrency Wallets

Cryptocurrencies have been the talk of the town for people involved in finance after the meteoric rise of Bitcoin. They are said to be the future of a decentralized worldwide economy without the interference of centralized authorities like Governments and banks. Cryptocurrencies are volatile; hence their value keeps changing at astronomical rates- You would especially know this …

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Lesson 9

A Complete Guide to Cryptocurrency Exchanges for Beginners

So you have heard about cryptocurrencies, especially after the unbelievable market growth it caused worldwide in the last few years and was in news all the time. whichever the crypto may be, the first thing everyone wants is to get knowledge and own it. So if you’re wondering where to buy cryptocurrency, using a cryptocurrency …

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Lesson 10

Peer to Peer (P2P ) exchange – Fastest and easiest way to buy and sell bitcoins

The types of trading in crypto keep continuously changing. With this, there are changes in the methods of exchange. The traditional centralized exchanges were used for exchanging cryptocurrencies earlier. However, the centralized process of exchange was rather quite time-consuming, which further resulted in the development of P2P cryptocurrency exchanges. In this article, we will provide …

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Lesson 11

A Newbie’s Guide To Buying Bitcoin

Since it launched in 2009 and more famously after it shot up to about $20,000 in December 2017, Bitcoin has been the most preferred investment tool of young investors. This asset reached an all-time high price of $64,800 on April 14, 2021, effectively attracting many other sectors and gaining worldwide attention. All for good reason too- …

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Lesson 12

A Beginner’s Guide To Selling Bitcoin Safely

Bitcoin is and has been one of the most trending cryptocurrencies, and many people have gained profits by trading it. Others are still finding a way into this massive ecosystem but do not understand how to navigate it.  Do you relate to any of the situations below? Some amount of Bitcoin was gifted to you by …

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Lesson 13

A Quick Guide on Initial Coin Offering (ICO)

Are you looking to make it big in Cryptocurrencies lately? It is time to start following trends of Initial Coin Offerings.  The idea of presale coins or tokens of blockchain projects proved to be a successful way to raise funds to develop new projects. The amount of money raised through ICOs in previous years is …

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Lesson 14

Initial Exchange Offering(IEO) – Top Fundraising Scheme In Crypto

The last couple of years have seen a drastic shift in how crowdfunding is staged, side-lining Initial coin offerings (ICO), an Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) has emerged as a hot trend of 2020. Are you wondering what IEO is all about? Is this similar to ICO? How does it work? And many more questions might …

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Lesson 15

What is Decentralized Exchange: A Comprehensive Guide!

A cryptocurrency exchange is a platform that allows its users to convert the fiat currency into cryptocurrency and vice versa. The exchanges also allow the conversion between different cryptocurrency tokens. They play an integral role in the cryptocurrency industry as it would be nearly impossible to trade and use crypto tokens without them. Decentralized exchanges …

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Lesson 16

What Are Crypto Trading Pairs? How Do You Choose Them?

For new investors, navigating the world of cryptocurrency can be a difficult task. There’s a lot to understand before you can start trading these unpredictable financial vehicles, both in terms of exchanging and safely storing them. Trading pairs is going to be one of your initial concerns. Even if you’ve previously invested in other assets, …

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Lesson 17

How To Invest in DeFi? – Helpful Guide

Finally, you are here!  I Understand your struggle and curiosity to learn more about this complex looking term DeFi. It may sound or look a little complex but it’s too simple to learn and invest in a DeFi Project.  This Guide will help you understand how Defi projects can boost your financing skills. It also …

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Lesson 18

What is Cryptocurrency Staking? Explained in Layman’s Terms

Staking means holding cryptocurrency or tokens to support a network operation and getting a reward for it. Naturally, this process is typical for blockchains using the PoS protocol or any of its versions. Staking brings in the concepts of familiarity, engagement, and reward into the ecosystem. In this article, we will provide you with the …

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Lesson 19

A Beginner’s Guide To The Liquidity Pool Concept

Those that are actively involved in the crypto space and keep up with the updates might have heard about Liquidity pools in the DeFi Ecosystem. However, only a minority of the population understands the concept. After all, What are Liquidity Pools, and how do they function? Why, in decentralized finance, do we need them? Liquidity …

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Lesson 20

The Comprehensive Guide to Cryptocurrency Mining

Cryptocurrency is one of the hottest topics discussed on the Internet. The cryptocurrency ecosystem is said to be growing at an exponential rate as people are investing head over heels. If you want to own them, you have to loosen your purse strings. But you might have heard about people earning cryptocurrencies as rewards by …

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Lesson 21

All about Mining Rig

A mining rig is a computer setup that is used to mine Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies. The rig can be a PC or a dedicated miner. A dedicated miner could be purchased, manufactured, and run specifically for mining, where a laptop serves as a gaming system or is only used part-time. Prior to starting mining, …

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Lesson 22

An In-Depth Guide To The Binance Smart Chain (BSC)

Smart Chain is the new rave in the crypto world, especially after Binance introduced their Binance Smart Chain in 2020. These smart chains provide exceptional blockchain facilities in a constant effort to make the DeFi ecosystem thrive and become more efficient. Read on as we discuss the different aspects of the Binance Smart Chain (BSC) …

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Lesson 23

The Ultimate Guide To BEP-20 Tokens & Their Creation

Tokens are an integral part of the cryptocurrency industry. They are a kind of smart contract that can be sent, received, and represent digital assets with a value.  Tokens being smart contracts do not have issues like downtime, fraud, censorship, or third-party interference. These contracts run as per their programming without any hindrances. These tokens are based on an …

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Lesson 24

What is Coin Burn In Cryptocurrency? Why Are Coins Burnt?

What if I tell you that you can earn more while holding the cryptocurrencies that are burnt? Will you believe me? I’m sure you will not believe or might be you’re confused. Before coming to any such conclusion, let’s get cleared with the whole concept of Coin Burn… A wide range of coins and tokens …

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Lesson 25

What is Hodling? The Story Behind The Emergence Of The Term “HODL”

You might have heard many crypto enthusiasts advising do not fall in FUD, just HODL your cryptocurrency. If you are a new user and just entered the space, then you might have come across the terms like FOMO, FUD, HODL.  Do you ever wonder, what is HODL? Rather why it is not HOLD? Let’s go …

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Lesson 26

A Detailed Guide on ETF- Exchange Traded Fund

While Bitcoin Futures contracts already exist, what is an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF)? Here, we explore what a Bitcoin ETF is, and unpack its difference from a ‘blockchain ETF’. So let’s start : What is a Bitcoin ETF and How it works? ETF is commonly known as an ‘exchange-traded fund’. It is a type of …

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Lesson 27

Everything You Need To Know About The Fascinating World Of NFTs

If you have been keeping up with the latest news, you’ve probably heard of the hype surrounding Non-Fungible Tokens, i.e., NFTs. The NFT market has gained tremendous popularity among investors and collectors. Moreover, it is now one of the biggest emerging trends amongst youths and celebs across the globe. Back in 2017, American company Larva …

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Lesson 28

What Is Lightning Network? How Does It Work?

Back in the year 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto invented a digital form of money ‘Bitcoin’ aiming to provide an alternative option for the fiat currency. Bitcoin was intended to solve the issues people face using fiat currency like low speed, high cost, etc. No doubt Bitcoin provided a better experience with effective cost but for the …

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Lesson 29

A 3 Minute Guide to Wrapped Bitcoin – WBTC

Bitcoin is the largest and the most decentralized platform in the world. It is also the highest market cap cryptocurrency in the ecosystem by a large margin. But performing quick and affordable transactions using Bitcoin has been a problem. You are very familiar with Bitcoin and determined in initiating your Defi journey. But how will …

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Lesson 30

What Is Hard Fork? How Is It Implemented?

Hard forks are much in trend nowadays. You might be wondering what are these new terms in this crypto industry. But trust me they are one of the best developments in the crypto world. Before we directly jump into defining hard forks and other strange words, I want you to know the basic terms.  So, …

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Lesson 31

A 3 Minute Guide to Yield Farming – Earn Passive Crypto Income

As the rise in the new financial protocols continues, there is a rapid increase in the number of users. Decentralized finance (Defi) has shown significant progress in the blockchain space. The fact that they are permissionless and trustless makes them unique. One of the new concepts that have emerged recently is Yield farming. It is …

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What is Terra 2.0? How To Buy LUNA 2.0 Tokens?

As Terra blockchain failed and TerraUSD lost its peg to the dollar nearly three weeks ago, a new iteration referred to as Terra 2.0 or Luna 2.0 is about to be released. A new Luna coin will also be produced as a result. Here’s what you need to know. Before Moving to what is Terra …

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Polygon Network: Layer-2 Scaling For Ethereum

Today we have several cryptocurrencies available in the crypto world like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Cardano, and Polkadot, to cite just a few popular ones. The crypto marketplace has recently given us a new cryptocurrency known as Polygon. Despite being only a few years old, the currency is among the top twenty virtual currencies in market capitalization.Polygon …

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Metaverse: A shared Virtual Environment! 

Metaverse is a fancy word for sure, but it’s so much more. Prepare for the future of the internet, a universe of lights and noises, a reality that is different from the one you know. A form of the Internet we don’t just look at and use, but can literally enter- The Metaverse will surely …

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The Newest Generation Internet: WEB 3.0

Any new technology is referred to as ’emerging technology.’ However, it can also refer to the ongoing advancement of existing technology. Web3.0 is one such technology. The World Wide Web, also known as the Internet, has evolved significantly. We’re on the verge of the next Web revolution with the arrival of Web3. Unlike Web1, a …

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Ethereum- A Complete Guide To The World’s Second Largest Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin being the first and most widely recognized cryptocurrency, the Bitcoin blockchain was created only to support the bitcoin cryptocurrency. With time, people began to realize that Bitcoin can just be used as currency but not utilized for building more products. Thus Ethereum was introduced. If you’re a crypto enthusiast who keeps up with the …

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A Detailed Guide On The Polkadot Blockchain

In recent years, Blockchains have become increasingly popular.  Despite its remarkable features, interoperability amongst chains remained a significant roadblock. However, this is precisely what Polkadot set out to overcome and thus, gained the traction it has today.  PolkaDot is one of the in-demand cryptocurrency Blockchains worldwide and claims to be the “next-generation blockchain protocol,” with the …

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The Beginner’s Guide To The Solana Blockchain Network

The crypto space is highly competitive. Blockchains are the backbone of cryptocurrencies; thus, if you want to develop your currency, you must improve your Blockchain. Scalability is the most crucial challenge for Blockchain, and competitors are constantly working to enhance it.Blockchains like Bitcoin have drawbacks like transaction time and speed, so a competitor called Ethereum …

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Unravelling ApeCoin ($APE): Is It a Good Investment?

The Bored Ape Yacht Club has one of the most popular NFT collections. Each NFT represents a cartoon ape with different color schemes, facial expressions, and clothing.  However, many seem to be perplexed at the high cost of these digital artworks.  335 NFTs of the Bored Ape Yacht Club have been sold for $95.48 million in …

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The Ultimate Guide To The King Crypto- Bitcoin

Bitcoin, the first kind of digital money has been one of the most discussed topics in the world of finance since its meteoric rise in 2017. It has become an entity that has delivered multi-bagger returns to its investors. It runs for the people and by the people. What makes it so special is that …

View Lessons >>

Everything You Need To Know About The Fascinating World Of NFTs

If you have been keeping up with the latest news, you’ve probably heard of the hype surrounding Non-Fungible Tokens, i.e., NFTs. The NFT market has gained tremendous popularity among investors and collectors. Moreover, it is now one of the biggest emerging trends amongst youths and celebs across the globe. Back in 2017, American company Larva …

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A Beginner’s Guide To The Cardano Blockchain

One of the most talked-about projects in recent times is Cardano, which is the most popular among the crypto masses. The third-generation network is designed to be more effective and the best alternative for the Proof-of-Work networks. Cardano aims to overcome the limitations of the networks behind Bitcoin and Ethereum. Did You Know? Cardano is …

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A Beginner’s Guide To The Liquidity Pool Concept

Those that are actively involved in the crypto space and keep up with the updates might have heard about Liquidity pools in the DeFi Ecosystem. However, only a minority of the population understands the concept. After all, What are Liquidity Pools, and how do they function? Why, in decentralized finance, do we need them? Liquidity …

View Lessons >>

A Beginner’s Guide To Selling Bitcoin Safely

Bitcoin is and has been one of the most trending cryptocurrencies, and many people have gained profits by trading it. Others are still finding a way into this massive ecosystem but do not understand how to navigate it.  Do you relate to any of the situations below? Some amount of Bitcoin was gifted to you by …

View Lessons >>

A Complete Guide to Cryptocurrency Exchanges for Beginners

So you have heard about cryptocurrencies, especially after the unbelievable market growth it caused worldwide in the last few years and was in news all the time. whichever the crypto may be, the first thing everyone wants is to get knowledge and own it. So if you’re wondering where to buy cryptocurrency, using a cryptocurrency …

View Lessons >>

A Newbie’s Guide To Buying Bitcoin

Since it launched in 2009 and more famously after it shot up to about $20,000 in December 2017, Bitcoin has been the most preferred investment tool of young investors. This asset reached an all-time high price of $64,800 on April 14, 2021, effectively attracting many other sectors and gaining worldwide attention. All for good reason too- …

View Lessons >>

The Mystery Behind The Person That Gave The World Bitcoin- Who Is Satoshi Nakamoto?

The crypto-space has developed into an expansive universe. Blockchain technology has evoked creativity, apprehension, uncertainty, and curiosity- for fans as well as critics. This primarily arises due to the several unanswered questions and mysteries surrounding the cryptocurrency world. Would you believe that no one is sure who invented Bitcoin- the world’s first and most popular …

View Lessons >>

The Ultimate Guide to Cryptocurrency Wallets

Cryptocurrencies have been the talk of the town for people involved in finance after the meteoric rise of Bitcoin. They are said to be the future of a decentralized worldwide economy without the interference of centralized authorities like Governments and banks. Cryptocurrencies are volatile; hence their value keeps changing at astronomical rates- You would especially know this …

View Lessons >>

The Ultimate Guide To BEP-20 Tokens & Their Creation

Tokens are an integral part of the cryptocurrency industry. They are a kind of smart contract that can be sent, received, and represent digital assets with a value.  Tokens being smart contracts do not have issues like downtime, fraud, censorship, or third-party interference. These contracts run as per their programming without any hindrances. These tokens are based on an …

View Lessons >>

An In-Depth Guide To The Binance Smart Chain (BSC)

Smart Chain is the new rave in the crypto world, especially after Binance introduced their Binance Smart Chain in 2020. These smart chains provide exceptional blockchain facilities in a constant effort to make the DeFi ecosystem thrive and become more efficient. Read on as we discuss the different aspects of the Binance Smart Chain (BSC) …

View Lessons >>

The Beginner’s Guide To Altcoins: How, What, Where and Why!

The world of crypto and crypto-based projects seem to be in constant flux. Ideas become trends, some of which evolve into yet newer concepts. Many are still-born tech and never get the momentum needed to get off the ground. However, there are a few concepts that evolve and stick- garnering massive attention and popularity. Altcoins …

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