According to the source Bit Info Charts, Bitcoin-related tweets are at their lowest level in 5 years. The figure has drawn ire from cryptocurrency speculators that the world has lost interest in Bitcoin — but is this really the case?
One Twitter use Revin Rooke made the following conclusion:
There were 16,710 tweets yesterday, but roughly 30k Bitcoin tweets per day in 2015. The world (outside crypto Twitter) isn’t paying attention to Bitcoin.
Although Rooke’s claims have some merit, there is also a ton of evidence to suggest that the world is, in fact, paying close attention to Bitcoin.
Number of unique Bitcoin addresses per day
Despite the fact that the number of tweets overall has fallen, the number of unique bitcoin addresses has increased parabolically as can be seen from the below graph.
The graph notes that at the time of writing this article, the number of unique addresses is 529,636. per day.
We see the sharpest changes were around 2017 when bitcoin approached $20,000. Although the number of addresses…