The Poloniex blog
Published in

The Poloniex blog

What is Ethereum?

Heading banner for the “What is Ethereum?” explainer article.

The origins of Ethereum

What Ethereum is, in short (TL;DR)

Key points graphic explaining the main takeaways of the “What is Ethereum?” explainer article. These points are also covered in the body text of the article.
Key points

Smart contracts

The Ethereum Virtual Machine

Use Cases

DeFi

Digital IDs

NFTs

The metaverse

DAOs

Gas and Ethereum’s Scaling Issues

The Future of Ethereum

The Beacon Chain

Sharding

What can you do with ETH

How to buy ETH

Signup banner with link to Poloniex exchange’s signup page.

--

--

All things trading from the legendary crypto exchange since 2014: https://poloniex.com

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Poloniex

Since 2014, the legendary crypto exchange for traders to buy, sell and hodl 400+ assets, including BTC, ETH and the best altcoins on the market.