Archive for category: From Block One

Ethereum’s upgrade explained

EIP-1559, Ethereum’s latest upgrade, is about to activate. Here is what it means and what it will change for ETH investors, in simple terms....

Crypto, as part of your portfolio, explained

With price swings and evolving protocols, it can be hard to figure out what percentage of your portfolio should be crypto. Here’s our explai...

How dollar-cost averaging works

Learn how buying a little at a time helps you control your average price for bitcoin and other crypto assets. What is dollar-cost-averag...

Why it pays to Earn

Learn more about how you can earn interest on your crypto assets, easily and safely. What is Earn? Earn is an Okcoin feature allowing ...

Step-by-step-guide-—-How-to-Stack-STX-on-OKCoin

Stacking STX to earn BTC rewards — everything you need to know

Archived — We have updated our Stacking process. Refer to our new blog outlining the updated Stacking process. Please read here. As...

What’s the Utility of the 18 DeFi Assets Under OKCoin Review?

How the 18 DeFi assets OKCoin is exploring for listing function in the DeFi ecosystem and why we chose them Decentralized finance (DeFi) ...

What is yETH and how will it benefit ETH?

Yearn.finance is releasing “yETH”: here’s why Ethereum could continue gaining  At OKCoin, like much of the industry, we’ve been moni...

What is an Altcoin?

For some traders and investors, there’s Bitcoin, and then there are all the other cryptocurrencies. Those other cryptos are all broadly refe...

What is a Stablecoin?

Backed by a reserve asset, a stablecoin is designed to attempt to provide price stability in cryptocurrency markets TL;DR:  First...

What is Decentralized Finance?

Permissionless and transparent protocols support a new financial ecosystem called DeFi Decentralized finance (DeFi) is a new approach to ...