Cryptocurrency Mining Basics

What Are Cryptocurrencies?
Cryptocurrencies can be very baffling and it’s no wonder a lot of people are trying to find out what is cryptocurrency, what they can do with it – and even whether cryptocurrencies are legal. This article will tell you everything you need...

Mining Cryptocurrencies in 2020
Mining cryptocurrencies is one of the best ways to make money out of the cryptocurrency wave but the reality for mining cryptocurrency has changed rapidly over the past few years. Whereas in the past you could make huge sums of money by mining crypto...

Mining Pool Rewards - PPS or PPLNS?
Mining pools have real advantages but every mining pool is a bit different – including in the way in which it rewards its participants. It is worth choosing the mining pool that meets your needs best, but making this decision can be tricky. It&...

What Are Mining Pools And How Do They Work?
Mining is a key part of how cryptocurrency works and mining pools is an essential part of making cryptocurrency mining work. But what is a mining pool? In short, mining pool is a group of people who pool their computing resources in order to mine cry...

Bitcoin Mining - Everything You Should Know In 2020
Bitcoin has a public ledger which is called the blockchain. The process of mining adds new transactions to this public ledger. Why? Well, Bitcoin users need this process because it means that every transaction is securely confirmed and verified while...

Mineable And Non-Mineable Cryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency is unique in a lot of ways, but the two factors that really set cryptocurrencies apart is the way in which cryptocurrency is created and the way in which cryptocurrency transactions are executed. Indeed it is the decentralised nature o...

Most Popular Mining Pools Compared
People pool their computing resources in mining pools in order to share the block rewards according to the proportion of computing power they contributed. Mining pools can be a better way to mine compared to mining on your own because it means reward...

Everything you need to know about mining Litecoin
Just like with so many other cryptocurrencies the process of mining Litecoin is simply the steps you go through in order to verify a block of transactions on the Litecoin blockchain. Mining Litecoin also involves solving cryptography puzzles, just li...

Everything you need to know about mining Ethereum
Lots of people have jumped in and used their computer resources or purchased hardware so that they can mine Ethereum (ETH). If you’re thinking of starting an Ethereum mining operation read this article to learn all you need to know about mining...

Your easy guide to mining Bitcoin Cash
Mining Bitcoin Cash means two things: first, you contribute to ensuring the future of the Bitcoin Cash by mining it, but you also make some money along the way. What is mining? It’s basically the process of finding the answers to difficult cryp...

Why mining Ripple isn't possible
Ripple is one of the top cryptocurrencies on the market, which is why Ripple appeals to both individual investors – and indeed, corporate investors. As you probably already know, investing is just one way to acquire a cryptocurrency. You can al...

Mining Monero: everything you need to know
One of the longest-standing cryptocurrencies is Monero (XMR), known for its strong privacy features. If you are worried about keeping your cryptocurrency transactions private you should put Monero at the top of your list. It’s also good to kno...

The easy guide to mining Dogecoin
Did you know that Dogecoin (DOGE) was intended as a joke? The creators made DOGE as a mechanism to enable users to tip each other for fun social media content. Despite the fact that DOGE set off on a whimsical foot, it’s become one of the most ...

Your complete guide to mining Dash
Dash is one of the easiest to use cryptocurrencies in the world, and it has a particular focus to effectively making payments. However, a lot of people try to mine Dash so competition is high. In this article we will outline everything you need to kn...

Your comprehensive guide to mining Aeon
Monero is one of the most popular cryptocurrencies and Aeon started as fork of one of the earlier versions of Monero. The goal of the Aeon team is to make a cryptocurrency which can be mined with CPUs and GPUs, and to attain a degree of resistance ag...

Mining Grin - your complete guide
2020 has been an exciting year for cryptocurrencies and we think there’s a good chance that cryptocurrencies will enjoy a big boost in the near future. But making money in cryptocurrency is not just about seeing the value of BTC rise, it is als...

Beam Mining
Beam is one of the most interesting coins to make its appearance in 2019. The mainnet for Beam was launched on the 15th of January, with the person behind Litecoin saying that Beam has the potential to become as important as Bitcoin. At the end of 20...

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty
Mining a Bitcoin block requires a certain amount of processing power – there is a series of mathematical calculations behind finding a new Bitcoin block and these are difficult to solve. So, Bitcoin difficulty refers to a specification on the B...

Bitcoin Halving
In this article we cover how Bitcoin halving works and also expand on its implications for people who own Bitcoin. However, to get an understanding of how Bitcoin halving works you need to first understand a few essential elements of the Bitcoin netw...

Cloud Mining Profitability
We all know that classic mining equipment like CPU and GPU-driven rigs are becoming irrelevant when it comes to mining many coins, because users do not make enough of a profit when compared to the price of the equipment. So, both companies that provi...