Unlike traditional currencies such as dollars, bitcoins are issued and managed without any central authority whatsoever: there is no government, company, or bank in charge of Bitcoin. As such, it is more resistant to wild inflation and anonymous bitcoin wallet banks.
Will I earn money by mining bitcoin? Do not use URL shortening services: always submit the real link. Only requests for donations to large, recognized charities are allowed, and only if there is good reason to believe that the person accepting bitcoins on behalf of the charity is trustworthy. News articles that do not contain the word “Bitcoin” are usually off-topic. This subreddit is not about general financial news. Submissions that are mostly about some other cryptocurrency belong elsewhere.
Promotion of client software which attempts to alter the Bitcoin protocol without overwhelming consensus is not permitted. No referral links in submissions. No compilations of free Bitcoin sites. Trades should usually not be advertised here.
For example, submissions like “Buying 100 BTC” or “Selling my computer for bitcoins” do not belong here. New merchants are welcome to announce their services for Bitcoin, but after those have been announced they are no longer news and should not be re-posted. Do not post your Bitcoin address unless someone explicitly asks you to. Be aware that Twitter, etc. Sorted roughly by decreasing popularity. Almost all Bitcoin wallets rely on Bitcoin Core in one way or another. If you have a fairly powerful computer that is almost always online, you can help the network by running Bitcoin Core.
You can also use Bitcoin Core as a very secure Bitcoin wallet. We previously collected donations to fund Bitcoin advertising efforts, but we no longer accept donations. The funds already donated will be spent on some sort of advertising, as intended. 35799117 BTC was spent out of 22. But can Bitcoin do this? SHOWER THOUGHT: What if we donated to create a Bitcoin Clock across the street from the famous NYC Debt Clock.