| submitted by /u/rootlessguy
Bitcoin ETF has been the big story of 2018 in the cryptocurrency space. But, a similar product already exists and with it, investors in US markets will be …
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When Bitcoin price moves, these 'cryptocurrency experts' just look for Bitcoin news that fit. Let's say price goes down significantly (most likely just a few whales that sold with winnings). Now the roving reporters search the web for bad Bitcoin news and present them as a reason for the drop.
Pro tip: When the news come out, things have already been done.
If you think that this ecosystem is too big for you to make an impact, you're sadly mistaken. The guy who started Coinmarketcap.com was a college kid living in Brooklyn.
It's up to us to build the future. It's up to us to drive demand. Many merchants offer a discount for paying in Bitcoin – Fuck it, I'd gladly pay 5% more if you let me pay in Bitcoin.
Create a website. Make a little database search. Email merchants asking if they want to be listed.
Get popular, make a millino bucks no problem.
Microsoft was started in a garage. Coinmarketcap was started by a guy who bought a website domain sitting in his bedroom.