One of the quickest and easiest ways to learn the basic cryptocurrency concepts is to watch online videos on the topic.
Over the years, in fact, many educational videos have been made and published, both for those who are approaching the crypto world for the first time and for experts interested in learning more.
Below is a list (necessarily arbitrary, given the huge amount of material available) of 10 videos to watch: the first 5 are aimed at beginners, because they are very simple and only deal with the general topics, while the other 5 are for a more experienced audience that wants to learn more about the subject.
1 What is Bitcoin?
Video from 2011 that has been viewed almost 10 million times.
2 The Essence of How Bitcoin Works
Video that deals with technical aspects, but suitable for everyone
3 Bitcoin explained and made simple
General concepts explained in 190 seconds
4 Bitcoin and the history of money
To better understand Bitcoin’s monetary aspects in addition to the technical ones
5 What is Cryptocurrency?
A more entertaining video which goes beyond the purely technical aspects
6 The real value of bitcoin and cryptocurrency technology – The Blockchain explained
Video from 2014, slightly technical, but with almost a million views
7 Bitcoin: Overview | Money, banking and central banks | Finance & Capital Markets
Technical video but within everyone’s reach to start delving into some details
8 How Bitcoin Works Under the Hood
A decidedly technical video, but that was able to total more than two million views
9 Bitcoin Cryptocurrency Crash Course with Andreas Antonopoulos
Over 1-hour video with one of the world’s leading experts of the sector
10 The Politics of Bitcoin: Threats and Solutions!
An hour of in-depth conversation with Giacomo Zucco on the political aspects of Bitcoin’s diffusion