Bitcoin Exchanges - Options for Newcomers to Bitcoin Now Available on Bitcoin.org
A directory of Bitcoin Exchanges servicing the world’s 20 largest economies, as well as several international options (serving many countries) are now available on Bitcoin.org.
Helping People Interested in Bitcoin, Get Bitcoin
This new addition to the site:
- Links to the
Find an Exchangebutton on the Getting Started page and helps many of the new people entering the Bitcoin ecosystem via Bitcoin.org, get bitcoin.
- Improves SEO for Bitcoin.org, because the site can now potentially rank very well for “Bitcoin Exchange” as well as other key phrases that include country names that are contained on the page (i.e. Bitcoin Exchange China, Bitcoin Exchange India, etc.) .
- Has unique anchor links for each country that people can share on social media that will allow others to find the bitcoin exchanges that are available for their specific country.
- Allows Bitcoin.org to focus the wallets page on wallets that allow people to maintain full control over their funds (Resolving issue #1109, because custodial wallets that provide exchange services can be moved off of the wallets page to this new page).
- Is also accessible via the
Questions, Comments & Feedback
Use Discretion when Choosing an Exchange
As noted in the above screen shot, Bitcoin Exchanges provide varying degrees of safety, security, privacy, and control over your funds and information. Perform your own due diligence and choose a wallet where you will keep your bitcoin before selecting an exchange.
Bitcoin.org was originally used by Satoshi Nakamoto to host his Bitcoin paper. Soon after, it began linking to downloadable versions of the original Bitcoin software, making it the homepage for the Bitcoin program. New educational content about Bitcoin was added to Bitcoin.org over time, but that home page remained even when the name of the original program was changed to Bitcoin Core. In the years since, the amount of content on Bitcoin.org has continued to increase. There’s more content about Bitcoin Core than ever before and also more content about other Bitcoin software and resources.