Steem Reaches One Day Volume of $22.58 Million (STEEM)

Steem (STEEM) traded 2.7% higher against the dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 13:00 PM E.T. on September 23rd. During the last week, Steem has traded 0.9% lower against the dollar. Steem has a market cap of $85.56 million and $22.58 million worth of Steem was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. One Steem coin can currently be bought for about $0.22 or 0.00001159 BTC on exchanges.

Here’s how similar cryptocurrencies have performed during the last 24 hours:

  • Gold Secured Currency (GSX) traded down 2.1% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0168 or 0.00000090 BTC.
  • NuShares (NSR) traded flat against the dollar and now trades at $129.73 or 0.00689033 BTC.
  • holoride (RIDE) traded 0.4% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.13 or 0.00000702 BTC.
  • Neblio (NEBL) traded down 1.6% against the dollar and now trades at $2.08 or 0.00011101 BTC.
  • Global Coin Research (GCR) traded flat against the dollar and now trades at $2.22 or 0.00007442 BTC.
  • EgoPlatform (EGO) traded down 3.5% against the dollar and now trades at $0.21 or 0.00001118 BTC.
  • EGO (EGO) traded down 1.7% against the dollar and now trades at $0.18 or 0.00000964 BTC.
  • Validity (VAL) traded 2.8% higher against the dollar and now trades at $1.48 or 0.00007860 BTC.
  • Nxt (NXT) traded down 1.1% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0031 or 0.00000017 BTC.
  • Volt Inu V2 (VOLT) traded down 3.1% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0000 or 0.00000000 BTC.

Steem Profile

Steem (CRYPTO:STEEM) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the PoS hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was March 24th, 2016. Steem’s total supply is 409,190,981 coins and its circulating supply is 394,951,699 coins. The official message board for Steem is steemit.com/@steemitblog. The Reddit community for Steem is /r/steemit and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Steem’s official website is steem.io. Steem’s official Twitter account is @steemit and its Facebook page is accessible here.

According to CryptoCompare, “Steem.it is a blockchain-based social media platform where anyone can earn rewards by posting relevant content, curating quality content by upvoting and by holding Steem based currencies in a vest fund, which generates interest.There are three main currencies in Steemit: Steem, Steem Power (SP) and Steem Backed Dollars (SBD).Steem is liquid and can be bought in an exchange and converted into steem dollars or steem power.Steem Power is basically Steem that is locked in a vesting fund for 3 months. Users can use steem power to upvote content and get curating rewards.When a user upvotes content his steem power gets depleted and then slowly regenerated. Steem Power holders recieve interest from their holdings. The more Steem Power a voter has the more revenue he'll generate for himself (in form of SP) and for the content creator  (In SBD).There is also an incentive to upvote content early, as the rewards are distributed according to time. The earliest votes gets the biggest share of the reward.Steem Backed Dollars are there to protect content creators from volatitlity and can be traded for roughly 1 usd worth of steem, in order to cash out from steem. Converting Steem backed dollars into STEEM takes 5 days. Users also recieve interest from holding SBD. TSteem is a proof of work currency with a scheduled blocktime of 3 seconds. Steem PoW mining is done in rounds of 63 seconds by 21 miners (witnesses). 19 of the miners are pre voted, one is the other with the most computational power, and the last one is selected from a queue of witnesses that did not get on the top 19 voted witnesses.90% of the block reward is allocated to a vest fund to reward curators and PoW miners, the other 10% are made liquid in the form of steem and are used to reward content creators. Steem gets converted to Steem Backed Dollars and sent to the content creator.”

Steem Coin Trading

It is usually not currently possible to buy alternative cryptocurrencies such as Steem directly using US dollars. Investors seeking to trade Steem should first buy Ethereum or Bitcoin using an exchange that deals in US dollars such as Coinbase, Changelly or Gemini. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Ethereum or Bitcoin to buy Steem using one of the exchanges listed above.

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