Bitcoin Resources

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. Note that this list is open source; please suggest additions on Github!






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:

Online Courses:


Documentaries:


Video Presentations:


Blogs:


Twitter:


Buying Bitcoins:


Merchant Adoption:


Advanced Trading:


Realtime Exchange Data:


Tax Accounting:


Lightning Network:


Economics:


Bitcoin Forks:


Crypto Careers:


Crypto Charity:


Legal: