Interest in cryptocurrencies: What Belarusians are looking for on the Internet?
Yandex unveiled report on Internet users’ activity in Belarus. The company focused on digital coins, 42.TUT.BY reports.
Users became more interested in bitcoin and blockchain in 2017. The first wave of interest in new technologies among Bynet users was recorded last summer. Today, people search for “What is blockchain/bitcoin” on the Internet more often.
Cryptocurrency-related requests were in the top three of Yandex search last December.
Belarusians look online both general questions about where to get BTC or how to store it using a USB stick, and more specific ones. For example, how to mine at home or how to buy a mining farm on trust.
Bynet users look for combination with the word “cryptocurrency” most frequently. Belarusians want to know the value of digital coins, what is cryptocurrency mining, how to buy cryptocurrency.
The number of requests for video cards for mining and how to mine increased 20-fold. Search for bitcoin increased 10 times compared with the beginning of 2017, and 5 times for ICO.
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