Tag: Steemit

Taking the Battle to YouTube: Why Steemit Continues to Attract YouTubers

When Google announced that it would be banning cryptocurrency-related ads from its platform, the crypto universe was up in arms. While it is a fact that the company’s platforms have been used by some unscrupulous and fraudulent projects, a blanket ban on the entire industry was rather high-handed of Google, the biggest digital ads provider. The ban not only applied to Google’s search engine but also to YouTube, a platform that …
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A Beginner’s Guide to Steem

Cryptocurrencies have grown to include a wide array of uses, some far more creative and legitimate than others. One unique implementation of blockchain technology can be seen in Steem, a blockchain-based social media platform. What is STEEM? Steem is a custom blockchain responsible for rewarding content creators and site participants of steemit.com. Through a complex algorithm, the site’s participants, content creators, and miners receive some combination of payouts from the platform’s three currencies: Steem (STEEM), …
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Steemit Festival “SteemFest” Comes To Amsterdam In November of 2016

The Steemit platform continues to make waves in the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Even though these are still the early days, the first ever public event regarding this new social platform has been announced. SteemFest, as the event will be named, will run from November 11-13 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The Growth of Steemit is Remarkable Hosting a three-day conference revolving around the Steemit platform sounds quite novel on paper. Although the …
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Steem Blogger Raises Thousands of Dollars To Fund Real World Billboard Campaign

The successful history of Bitcoin can be attributed to its community that through countless efforts have pushed the adoption of the cryptocurrency to its current state, from a forum “nerd currency” to a globally accepted and used payment system. Since cryptocurrencies belong to no one and to everyone at the same time, it is only normal that the community should take it upon themselves to push the cryptocurrency to new …
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