What are the best ICON alternatives?

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    Steem (STEEM) is a blockchain-based social media platform for publishers to monetize content and grow community. Steem has an app called steemit, a social network that pays its community 


    Michael Harris
    Written on March 17, 2018
    "With the cryptocurrency boom, Steem seems like an interesting proposition. I particularly like the fact that Steem is mined by writing as opposed to the use of hardware, which removes the initial investment that is needed with other cryptocurrencies which require purchasing an inflated priced graphics card."
  2. 8



    Zcash (ZEC) is a decentralized and open-source digital currency based on blockchain that provides strong privacy and selective transparency of transactions. Zcash payments are published on a public blockchain, but the sender, recipient, and amount of a transaction remain private.


    Stephanie Holmes
    Written on March 21, 2018
    "This is a very solid explanation of ZCash. I can see benefits of use, and how the payment system works with ease."
  3. 6



    Ark (ARK) is a cryptocurrency and a platform created for mass adoption. It works Smart Bridges to interact with other blockchains to further increase its reach, providing a wider range of features in a single place.


    Ralph Vasquez
    Written on March 16, 2018
    "I invest in cryptocurrency. I needed a new platform for blockchains. I searched and found Ark. This was an easy to use ICON alternative and I feel better after using it. It has many great features and is all located within a single platform."
  1. 5

    #4Binance Coin

    Binance Coin

    Binance Coin (BNB) is the official cryptocurrency of Binance, the Chinese based crypto exchange. BNB gives you the main option to reduce commissions on the platform.


    Chris Tang
    Written on March 21, 2018
    "I just found out about Binance Coin from a friend. I use the website daily to see the change in market values."
  2. 3



    OmiseGO (OMG) is a digital currency and a public Ethereum-based financial technology, for use in conventional digital wallets, enabling real-time exchange of securities and payment services.


    Luis Alberto Gallegos
    Written on March 24, 2018
    "Overall, this seems like a solid way to keep track of finances and I do like how the website seems to be user-friendly for anyone wanting to know more about the program. That being said, my one suggestion would be to add certified reviews from users that way an interested person can get an idea of what to expect. "
  3. 3

    #6BitCoin Gold

    BitCoin Gold

    Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is a hard fork open source digital Bitcoin created by a small group of Bitcoin enthusiasts from diverse backgrounds to give value to the vision of decentralization.


    Mary Weber
    Written on March 14, 2018
    "Bitcoin Gold is working to make bitcoin decentralized again. They want to give ordinary users a fair opportunity to mine with their GPUs. By hard forking Bitcoin's blockchain fairy and efficiently it spreads things to people all around the world."
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    #7RaiBlocks (Nano)

    RaiBlocks (Nano)

    Raiblocks (now know as Nano) is an open-source, low latency, a high-performance peer-to-peer digital currency that offers commission-free instant transactions. It doesn't use Blockchain but DAG (Directed Acyclic Graphic).


    Ethan Nichols
    Written on April 12, 2018
    "I was looking for a new cryptocurrency to invest in and I found Nano. The day over day price feels fairly stable, and the daily market volume is sufficient to enable any reasonably sized transaction without worrying about the micro-crypto problems with some other lesser known currencies."


Best What are the best ICON alternatives
1SteemOther 12 Paid
2ZCashOther 8 Paid
3Ark Other 6 Paid
4Binance CoinOther 5 Paid
5OmiseGOOther 3 Paid
6BitCoin GoldOther 3 Paid
7RaiBlocks (Nano)Other 1 Paid

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