After carefully monitoring the social media accounts – Twitter, Facebook, Reddit and Telegram of famous cryptography projects, CoinMarketSocial has classified the first 5 cryptocurrencies who gained the most followers in 2018.
The list includes CyberMiles, Tron, Bitcoin, Ripple and Binance.
The surprise participant and Tron
CyberMiles is not considered a known cryptocurrency and tends to fly under the radar when it comes to cryptocurrency which is usually dominated by larger coins.
However, in 2018 the project recorded the fifth largest increase in followers. His followers have grown by 5.362% over the course of the year.
On January 1, it had only 5,381 followers, but by December 31, 2018 it had increased to 293k, which meant it had the highest growth rate.
However, CoinMarketSocial states that the increase in followers may not be organic and may result from the use of Twitter Ads or other methods.
CyberMiles offers blockchain solutions to the e-commerce industry and has launched a major network in October of last year.
It appears as a competitor of Ethereum, with 10,000 TPS. It is the 137th largest currency in the world with a market capitalization of 21 million dollars.
Tron won fourth place with 308,000 new followers in the year.
The platform launched its mainnet in 2018 and also announced the acquisition of BitTorrent, a peer-to-peer sharing platform.
The BTT token TRC10 will soon be launched and will be available on Binance.
The project's Twitter account grew 567% during the year.
The first 3 projects
In third place was the most famous name of Crypto, Bitcoin, with 316k new followers.
His follower count increased by 51% during the year to 926 k.
Bitcoin has increased in popularity despite its price has dropped by 80% compared to its historical highs.
Ripple dominated the second place with 458,000 new followers, with a growth of 101%.
Now he has 910k followers. Ripple has recently tightened partnerships with several banks.
The project with the largest number of followers was Binance with + 682k. Binance is one of the largest crypts exchanges in the world.
The follow-up of Binance increased from 216 to 899 k during the year, recording a growth of 315%.
The BNB token, the platform's native token has also become one of the top 10 currencies in the world.