Crypto is booming - as per the metrics we've chosen to see
You may have heard about the meteoric rise in the total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies. Maybe you also know that Bitcoin’s price has gone up by almost 3900% since the start of 2017. But what you may not realize is that this is just the tip of the iceberg. Besides Bitcoin and Ethereum, there are currently over 1,500 different cryptocurrencies available—and their collective value continues to soar higher by the day. Here’s a more detailed breakdown of just how massive this boom really is:
Before I start bombarding this blog with posts, we must make the drawing board public. If you’re reading this, you probably came here scrolling through my blog, redirected from LinkedIn or Medium, or most likely – I forced you to read something in this blog by appearing on your feed (or DMs) way too many times to ignore. Just as we wonder what is more probable and more likely, and how probability and likeliness differ from each other, let me apologize for ranting. I am sorry you’re having to read this. Please bear with my rant, as I try to lay down why I’m writing things, who I’m writing for, and how you can benefit.