Beginner’s Guide to Bitcoin Mining

Beginner's Guide to Bitcoin Mining

Learn what Bitcoin mining is and how it works. The inner workings of mining bitcoin are demystified. It’s not as complicated as you might think it is.

What is Bitcoin Mining?

Learn what Bitcoin mining is and understand why it’s needed to make the whole Bitcoin system work.

What is a Mempool?

Learn about the mempool, a temporary storage area for pending transactions waiting to be confirmed.

What is a Bitcoin Miner?

Learn about a special type of Bitcoin nodes that do the crucial work of confirming transactions.

How Bitcoin Mining Works

Bitcoin mining is required for new transactions to get added to the blockchain. Learn how this process works.