The global crypto population has increased by more than 170% in 2021, rising from 106 million in January to 295 million in December. On 22 July, Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a global management consulting firm, released a report stating that crypto addition is likely to accelerate further, with the number of crypto users reaching a billion by 2030. The rapid growth of crypto is due to knowledge sharing and expanding acceptance. Experts in this field have created numbers of communities to help people keep up to date with the crypto world.
What is a Crypto community?
A crypto community basically is a group of like-minded people with a shared interest in crypto, blockchain or Web3 in general. These communities provide a platform, where people come, share ideas, opinions, ask question and network. Blockchain and Web3 are new innovative technology and not everyone can understand these. Members of the crypto communities act as a family and make it their responsibility to educate others.
Benefits of joining Crypto communities
Crypto communities have a lot of remarkable things to offer.
- Provides an effective platform for communication – To understand the complex terminologies and technology of the crypto world, you need someone to explain these to you. Through communities, people with same interests can exchange their ideas and knowledge with members from different parts of the world.
- Provides Customer Support – Many decentralised exchanges and blockchain projects build communities to help users with their queries and problems in using the particular project. You can also give feedbacks and suggestions for the product you are using.
- An interactive learning hub – The greater number of like-minded people you interact with, the more things you learn. In a crypto community, you meet a lot of people working for different projects, building products, learning different newer technologies. These things provide you a lot of learning resources.
- Plenty of money-making opportunities – As more people join a community, you get to know about a lot of money-making opportunities.
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Why is Web3 and crypto communities so important?
Surprisingly, for an industry founded around deep technology, blockchain projects rely heavily on word of mouth for recognition, whether that’s in term of attracting the best developers or being recommended and supported by the community members all across the world.
Community members play a role in the development of project. They’ll review products and offer their insights as well as highlight market trends. Projects often ask communities to vote on decisions allowing them to decide how to develop on chain or what the next crypto partnership or collaboration should be. Engaged communities also act as best advocates on social media for new blockchain/web3 projects. This kind of organic support is indispensable.
Top 10 crypto communities to join on Telegram
|Name||Link||Known For||No. of
|CoinDCX Pro||https://t.me/coindcx||Networking, market updates and getting customer support from the CoinDCX team||61.37k|
|DeFi Million||https://t.me/DeFimillion||Pumping prices of several coins||149.6k|
|ICO Speaks||https://t.me/icospeaks||Marketing services for token owners||73.4k|
|BTC Champ||https://t.me/btcchamp||Exchanging crypto without any commission||95.8k|
|Decenter||https://t.me/DeCenterOrg||Teaching tokenomics of crypto projects||27.4k|
|https://t.me/ico_analytic||Have information of all the ICOs and their investors||79.9k|
|https://t.me/Facebook_Metaverse_Nfts||NFT News Aggregator||259k|
|https://t.me/BitcoinBullets||Provides latest news around Bitcoin||64.3k|
|The Bull||https://t.me/thebull_crypto||Technical analysis and trading signals||218.2k|
|Bitinning||https://t.me/bitinning||Making complex Web3 topics simpler through live sessions and podcasts||2.2k|
1) CoinDCX Pro Community
CoinDCX (India’s largest and safest crypto exchange) is building an ecosystem, where people come, learn and share ideas with other like minded people.
With more than 61,000 members, CoinDCX Pro Telegram group is one of the largest crypto community, keeping people up-to-date with the crypto industry. It’s also a great place to network and interact with amazing people from across the country.
2) DeFi Million
Many people join this channel to receive free trade signals, information about DeFi tokens and other crypto.
Members from this group were among the first to participate in the game of “Pump and Dump”, where they purchase specific tokens in bulk, causing the price of such tokens to spike and thereby benefiting the entire community.
3) ICO Speaks
It is the best crypto discussion group for new cryptocurrency ventures and investors. It provides insights on ICO/IEO, DeFi, airdrops and token sales. It also offers crypto marketing services for token owners looking for ways to stand out in the market.
4) BTC Champ
It teaches the topics of economics and digital currency. It also distributes a newsletter covering industry news every morning. Members can discuss various crypto related topics in various sub channels dedicated to topics like trading, mining, airdrops etc.
6) ICO Analytics
This channel lists ICO projects and the investors who invest in them. With plenty of projects popping out every day, this platform helps you filter out the junk from the treasures.
7) Metaverse NFT News
It acts as a news aggregator for all the news related to NFTs. The team filters out important news and information from the noise and present before you.
8) Bitcoin Bullets
It offers bitcoin bullets, trading data and market information to help its users understand, when and where to invest their money. In addition to market information and commentary, all the fresh news around Bitcoin and the crypto world is shared here.
9) The Bull
It is the best go-to channel for technical analysis and coin recommendation. Every day you will be able to see in-depth technical analysis on some coin.They also provide scalping, leverage calls, spot buying signals and real time news. It is my personal favourite channel, because their analysis is very accurate.
Created by one of India’s best Crypto/Web3 educator, Kashif Raza, this channel is a goldmine of web3 resources and learnings. You will keep on getting notifications regarding all the live sessions, podcasts Kashif make with numerous founders, builders and experts in the crypto field.
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Top 10 crypto communities to join on Reddit
|Name||Link||Known For||No. of
|r/Bitcoin||https://www.reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/||Trading tips, updates, crypto meme||4.6M|
|r/Binance||https://www.reddit.com/r/binance/||Insights, news and resources regarding trading on Binance||875k|
|r/CryptoMarkets||https://www.reddit.com/r/CryptoMarkets/||Price movement analysis of coins||1.1M|
|r/btc||https://www.reddit.com/r/btc/||Technical discussions around Bitcoin and its derivatives||1M|
|r/bitcoinbeginners||https://www.reddit.com/r/BitcoinBeginners/||Best guide for beginners||1.1M|
|r/defi||https://www.reddit.com/r/defi/||News, updates and insights of DeFi Projects||103k|
|r/CryptoTechnology||https://www.reddit.com/r/CryptoTechnology/||Crypto and blockchain discussion without any noise||723k|
|r/opensea||https://www.reddit.com/r/opensea/||A place to pick up free NFTs||163k|
|r/ethereum||https://www.reddit.com/r/ethereum/||Updates and resources for Web3 builders||1.5M|
|r/ico||https://www.reddit.com/r/ico/||Updates on all upcoming ICOs||49.4k|
It is one of the best and biggest crypto subreddits. All types of crypto contents including trading tips, market updates, crypto memes are available here. Whether you are a bitcoin hodler or just a beginner, this is a great place for you to learn, interact and network.
Binance is the largest crypto exchange in this world in terms of trading volume. r/Binance offers a mix of useful articles and user questions on how to use the service, making it a great place to get started. The members share insights, news and lots of valuable resources and information regarding crypto trading.
If you want to make money trading crypto, this subreddit should be your go-to. Users regularly share articles and tips about launches to keep an eye on, price movement analysis of various coins.
The topics of discussion here is almost identical to that of the subreddit r/Bitcoin. It not only focuses on Bitcoin, but on its other variants like Bitcoin Cash, wrapped bitcoin etc. The discussion here is a little more technical and is great for a Bitcoin maximalist.
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It is a must go-to, if you are just getting started with Bitcoin. Members of this community can help you in deciding what moves to make while trading, where to start etc.
If you are into decentralised finance, here you can share your thoughts and learn new things. It is great if you are looking for analysis, or want to ask questions about the crypto projects, you are working on. This subreddit is a mixture of questions, articles, information, tips.
Memes, markets and promotional posts are all banned from this subreddit, making it a great way to get away from the noise and have some calm and in-depth discussions. It is a good community to discuss about blockchain and the crypto technology.
OpenSea is the first and largest NFT marketplace. This subreddit is a great platform to keep an eye on latest NFT launches. You can see countless posts everyday with plenty of giveaways, where you can win amazing NFTs.
Plenty of dApps and NFT projects are build upon the Ethereum blockchain. This subreddit is dedicated to discuss everything in Ethereum, hence attracting builders around the globe.
It is a location for posting all the ICOs. If you wish to invest your money in ICO,it is a perfect place, as it will keep you updated about all the upcoming ICOs.
Top 10 Crypto Communities to join on Discord
|Name||Link||Known For||No. of
|Okto||https://discord.gg/mGVa6ZXm||Learning DeFi in a fun and rewarding way||759|
|Axion||https://discord.com/invite/money||Premium trading signals||49.35k|
|Web3 Bharat||https://discord.gg/AVf2Vekx||Web3 meetups and
|Cryptohub||https://discord.com/invite/rZyc9fXqfF||All types of crypto
|https://discord.com/invite/filthyrichfutures||Profitable crypto trading signals||17.34k|
|Spiritual DAO||https://discord.com/invite/wResqdV5||Flourishing spirituality
among Web3 builders
|Friends with benefits||https://discord.com/invite/3jCyswsKFn||Paid community of web3 artists and thinkers||14.7k|
|https://discord.com/invite/WbddktMQMB||Provide trading signals
with quality technical
|Larva Labs||https://discord.com/invite/tQp4pSE||First, fully dedicated NFT server||70.1k|
|https://discord.com/invite/zJkxzrq||Discussions around the underlying mechanisms and working of cryptos||12.6k|
Launched by CoinDCX, Okto aims at providing solutions for all interoperability challenges with a single wallet for all DeFi things. If you want to enter into the world of DeFi, Okto Discord server is a must go-to place. The admins share their analysis and research on various crypto/blockchain projects and numerous resources to help you pave your way into this domain. The most interesting thing is the daily quizzes, where you learn amazing things and win exciting rewards.
Good community to find people to discuss about crypto trading and investments. Axion also provides premium trade signals along with the guidance to execute those trades.
3) Web3 Bharat
It is a community to bring together curious minds pan India to spread awareness around Web3. In their discord server, you will find people discussing stuffs regarding various web3 projects, web3 meetups. You will also find a lot of structured learning resources to help you in your Web3 journey.
It is a crypto community dedicated to all things Crypto, such as gem hunting, IDOs, ICOs, staking, NFTs, trading, investing and much more. It contains guides and introductions to crypto that is helpful to the
beginners. It also has free trade signals provided by professional analytics.
5) Filthy Rich Futures
It is a crypto trading community, focusing more on futures trading. This discord server is relatively new, but set up by professionals. The goal of this community is to make perhaps a modest but definitely steady profit on a daily basis.
6) Spiritual DAO
It is a discord server for crypto investors, mental health, mindfulness and Web3 developers. The mission of this DAO is to build a collectively-desired reality: one which allows spirituality to flourish in the metaverse.
7) Friends with Benefits
It is the ultimate cultural membership powered by a community of Web3 artists, operators, and thinkers. To join this community, you must hold $FWB tokens.
8) Elite Crypto Signals
The members in this server help each other by providing trading signals based on quality technical analysis. Some of the founding members of this community have been in crypto business since 2012.
9) Larva Labs
It was one of the first servers on Discord, fully dedicated to NFTs. To stay up to date with the latest trends in NFTs, you should consider joining their Discord Server named “CryptoPunks”.
10) Cracking Crypto
If you are interested in understanding the working mechanism behind the crypto, the blockchain technology, this server should be your go to place. It has sub-channels explaining various aspects of crypto and the underlying blockchain as well as dedicated channels for trading signals.
Web3 and wider blockchain projects are founded on principles that ensure that no single individual or corporation can take full control. The nature of the blockchain is decentralized and the segment gives due importance to its community, which is basically a network of workers and supporters.
It’s important to know that the power of community is not based on its size but rather on how harmonious and interactive that community is in a thriving ecosystem. The beauty of blockchain and crypto communities is that they are usually spread across the world and there are many choices when it comes to deciding how to spread your message it can be via telegram, discord, twitter or reddit.
Disclaimer: User Generated Content – Original Content created by a member of CoinDCX Ambassador Program – The Pathbreaker Initiative. The views and opinions expressed within this post belong solely to the author.
Author: Pritam Matari
Are crypto community members important?
Crypto community members to a project is like an engine to a car. Community members help run any blockchain/web3 project smoothly without any issue. They help greatly in building, marketing and advocating any project.
How many cryptos are available?
As of July 2022, there are 20,268 cryptos available in the market.
Are there other social media platforms can I find crypto communities?
Yes. You can find crypto communities on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, WhatsApp, Slack etc.