January 9th, 2014 | 1 MIN READ

How Bitcoin Works [Infographics]

Written by Linda Bustos

Linda is an ecommerce industry analyst and consultant specializing in conversion optimization and digital transformation.

If the concept of Bitcoin is still hard to wrap your head around -- you're not alone. This week features a double-header of Bitcoin 101 infographics visually explain how the world's first cryptocurrency system works (along with some interesting factoids and stats!)

First up is Bitcoin 101:

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You'll want to enlarge this next one, via Visual.ly... (click to make it big!)

Finally, the full history of Bitcoin:

History of Bitcoin

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