Coins — Tokens


These are some of the Coins, Tokens and Web3 Projects we’ve been looking into. Some of these we’ve been into for awhile. Others are under may be consideration.

We look at utility, community and value —highlighting projects that offer something noteworthy and unique.

Do Your Own Research.

We’ll update and add to this when we can. Let us know if you’d like to see something covered.


Let’s start by answering this basic question:


What’s the difference between a Coin and a Token?

COINS represent the native currency of their blockchain.
BTC is native to the Bitcoin network for example.
SOL is native to Solana.

TOKENS are built on top of an existing blockchain.
Many tokens use the Ethereum network and build according to its standards (like ERC20).

LINK (Chainlink)  is an ERC20 Token.

By Simon

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Transaction fees depend on the blockchain, network congestion, transaction complexity, and the current crypto price.

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Coins vs Tokens: What’s the Difference?

TL;DR —COINS represent the native currency of their blockchain (BTC). TOKENS are built on top of an existing blockchain (LINK).


A16z Top Crypto Investments

On May 25th, a16z announced a new $4.5 billion fund to support crypto and blockchain companies.

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Lido Staking: A Complete Guide to Staking ETH, SOL, DOT, MATIC and KSM on Lido

Learn how, what and even why to stake on Lido.

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What’s so Great About MATIC (Polygon)?

Polygon is a Layer-2 scaling solution created to help bring mass adoption to the Ethereum platform. It seems to be working.

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TRON 101

Everything You Need to Know About the TRX.

What is Litecoin (LTC)?

A complete overview of this OG Proof-of-work crypto

What is Aave?

Aave is a platform that allows users to borrow and lend using their own crypto as collateral — welcome to DeFi 101.

What is Monero (XMR)?

Learn about Monero (XMR), a brief history, how it keeps transactions private and why Monero matters to crypto

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As you should expect, content on HelloCrypto is not to be construed as investment or financial advice. Content published here are based on our opinions, ideas and on providing information we hope can help our audience to evaluate and navigate the wide world of crypto.

Always do your own research.

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