Two best selling authors of The Daily, Tony Robbins and Jordan Peterson have recently introduced the idea of Bitcoin to their followers. They both are from outside the crypto community but used their social media reach to promote cryptocurrencies.
Tony wants that his followers must know, “What the heck is Bitcoin!” While Jordan is promoting the use of cryptocurrencies in donations to avoid possible censorship. Jordan, the best selling author is also a clinical psychologist and professor at the University of Toronto. Jordan has sold over 2 million copies of his last book in 2018. He is concerned about the power Patreon crowdfunding platform which was recently banned without warning. The video creator had over 800,000 subscribers and many public figures on Youtube depends on it for securing their livelihoods. Jordan also has over 1.7 million YouTube subscribers and currently looking for the alternative of Patreon. He has recently added a Bitcoin address for donation on his website. He said that the Time magazine praises the top cryptocurrency Bitcoin as a potential bastion of freedom. He believes cryptocurrencies can help the people to retake control of their lives from oppressive governments.
On the other hand, Tony Robbins, the popular motivational speaker believes that everyone must know about Bitcoin. Recently, he shared a link of an article on his website which explains “What the heck is Bitcoin, and how does it work?” The article is written by Team Tony at the time when the price of Bitcoin was at $9979. The article used simple language so that the layman can also understand the fundamentals of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. By the article, Team Tony wants to target a broader audience.
The article explains that Bitcoin is a decentralized asset which is not controlled by any bank, government, institution, company, or individual. It means the users’ accounts can never be frozen, no government cannot devalue the cryptocurrency, it can be used in any country, and it is anonymous in nature. Crypto users can also avoid taxation and can use cryptocurrencies can be used to buy any kind of illegal goods or services.