Why You Should Stop What You’re Doing and Start a Bitcoin Company

Matt Schlicht
Sep 4, 2014 · 6 min read

Five years ago Bitcoin wasn’t even a blip on the radar, nobody knew or cared.

Today, Bitcoin is one of the fastest growing industries in the world.

What is Bitcoin?

“Ok, awesome Matt, Bitcoin sounds like it’s doing well. But is it really that popular? When will everyone be using it?”

This is where you come in.

“Ok Matt, you’ve sold me. Now where should I go to learn about Bitcoin?”


Where to Learn About Bitcoin

1. ZapChain

2. CoinDesk

3. Follow The Coin

4. ZeroBlock

5. Bitcoin Wiki

6. TwoBitIdiot


Start Developing Bitcoin Applications

1. Chain

2. BlockCypher


Get Your First Bitcoin

1. Coinbase

2. Bitstamp

3. expresscoin


Crazy Bitcoin Related Ideas that will Inspire You

1. Ethereum

2. Swarm

Go forth and do awesome things with Bitcoin. There’s an entire community that will support you.

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    Matt Schlicht

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    CEO of Octane AI, Founder of Chatbots Magazine, YC Alum, Forbes 30 Under 30, product at Ustream for 4 years (sold for $130mil), did digital for Lil Wayne.

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