Bitcoin Information and Resources

Bitcoin is a revolutionary system that is quite complex and has a steep learning curve. The goal of this site is to provide an index of curated high quality educational resources and information about Bitcoin to make it easier to educate yourself. Make sure you have a decent grasp of the system before you store a significant amount of value in it. Note that this list is open source; please suggest changes on GitHub! Toggle dark mode here:

Getting Started:

The History of Bitcoin:

News Sites:

Discussion Forums:

Miscellaneous Statistics:

Transaction Fee Estimates:

Block Explorers:



Data Anchoring:

Deep Dive Technical Resources:

Developer Tools:



Setting up a Wallet:

Choose your wallet here
You'll note that there are a variety of options.
My wallet recommendations:
Note that it is NOT recommended that Bitcoin newcomers use the Bitcoin Core wallet. If you want to use a wallet backed by a fully validating node you run, read Securing Your Financial Sovereignty.

Running a Node:

Online Courses:


Video Presentations:




Investment Theses:

Buying Bitcoins:

Advanced Trading:

Realtime Exchange Data:

Merchant Adoption:

Tax Accounting:

Crypto Careers:

Crypto Charity:



Bitcoin Forks:

Other Lists of Resources: