Ethereum’s Ether is one of the top cryptocurrencies. The Ethereum network uses a smart-contract system and allows for tokens to be created called “ether.”

In other words Ethereum’s cryptocurrency is called Ether.

FACT: The ethereum network is used to create about 1/2 of all ICOs. This means many coins on the market are Ethereum based.


Bittrex is one of the most popular crypto exchanges for trading altcoins in the U.S.. Its complexity can be intimidating, but the learning curve is worth it.

EtherDelta (Token Exchange) is ERC-20 token exchange for trading ethereum-based cryptocurrency tokens. It is useful for trading tokens from ICOs for Ether (ETH).

Proof of Stake (PoS)

Proof of Stake (PoS) is an alternative to Proof of Work (PoW) where mining power is based on how many coins a person holds. Essentially, new coins are created as interest paid on existing coins.

Reasons to Buy Ether

There are some compelling reasons to buy Ethereum’s Ether, the #2 coin by market cap. Forget about ETH’s price relative to BTC. Think about the fundamentals.