Let’s look at some of the top cryptocurrencies that aren’t Bitcoin. Longstanding popular alternatives to Bitcoin including ETH, ETC, XRP, XLM, LTC, XMR, ZEC, NEO, and DASH. New top coins include BCH, EOS, ADA, IOTA, TRON, and ZRX.
0x (Zero-ex) is an open source platform for building out decentralized exchanges that allow users to trade Ethereum-based tokens (from ZRX, to ETH, to any token built on that network), it has been in the works since 2016 (it has some longevity at this point), it is built on top of the Ethereum platform, and has a native cryptocurrency token also called 0x (which has historically preformed well).
One may have noticed that ETH and ZRX are “mooning” and NEO, TRX, ARK, and a few others are holding up well. These all have something in common.
0x (Zero-ex) is the name of a cryptocurrency platform. The platform has a native token called ZRX. The platform is an “open protocol for decentralized exchange on the Ethereum blockchain.” The token allows one to have a say in protocol upgrades.
Below is a list of important cryptocurrencies and additional resources you can use to learn more about all the different cryptocurrency types.