Original story from Entrepreneur Asia Pacific by Hugo Cen 29 Sept 21 (Link below)
The social network transforms itself into a crypto platform by announcing that it will accept Bitcoin (BTC) to reward content creators.
Has Twitter just doubled Bitcoin’s user base?
Last week every single Twitter user got direct access to Bitcoin. This happened with a partnership between Twitter and Strike. In particular, Strike’s lightning network has enabled bitcoin micropayments, aka tipping to Twitter profiles.
One of the key metrics used to measure Bitcoin’s growth, other than unit price, is the growth of wallet addresses – Which should reflect a correlation of active users.