Additional Alt Coins

We’ve gone over some of the major alternatives to Bitcoin, like Litecoin, Ripple, Peercoin, and Namecoin, but these are not the only alternative virtual cryptocurrencies available. On this page we’re going to go over some of the other types of coins based on the original Bitcoin.

It’s a good idea to make sure you don’t get involved with a dead or dying cryptocurrency like Beertoken or TimeKoin. Many other Bitcoin alternatives have been started, but a majority of them never managed to take off. Whether RonPaulCoins will become popular remains to be seen, but it’s interesting to learn about all the offshoots of the cryptocurrency that started it all – Bitcoin.

Bitcoin Basics eBook

If you’re unfamiliar with the concept of Bitcoin or cryptocurrencies, we recommend downloading our complete ebook on Bitcoin basics so that you’ll have a definitive resource about this virtual currency that’s becoming more popular all the time. We’ve included everything you’re going to want to know, including how Bitcoin got started, why it grew so quickly, and why people are so excited about the possibilities it offers. We also have information on what you need to get started so that you can get some bitcoins of your own.