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Cryptocurrency categories

We have an extensive list of cryptocurrency categories to highlight the characteristics of these cryptocurrencies. The categories are sorted by the 24-hour average price change. Click on each cryptocurrency category to see all currency information for that category.

NameAvg. price 24h %Marketcap24h volumeGainers / Losers NumberTop coins
1
Gambling+90.91%$306.42M$14.98M
22 / 25
RLB/FUN/--
2
Sports+61.27%$1.63B$756.40M
32 / 38
3
Farming as a Service (FaaS)+29.79%$0.00$27,776.21
3 / 1
4
Political Memes+22.08%$31.97M$194.62M
25 / 11
5
Yield Farming+19.21%$14.24B$929.47M
68 / 66
6
FTX Bankruptcy Estate +17.38%$1.98T$34.54B
8 / 17
7
Play To Earn+17.07%$12.83B$946.76M
99 / 132
8
Nomad Capital+15.39%$488.77M$491.54M
1 / 1
BB/--/--
9
NFTs & Collectibles+11.41%$45.40B$2.30B
205 / 292
10
Gaming+8.92%$26.83B$1.70B
202 / 265
--/--/--
11
Base Ecosystem+6.89%$3.50B$293.08M
40 / 50
12
Move To Earn+6.37%$622.48M$72.49M
13 / 13
GMT/GST/--
13
Music+5.71%$574.49M$74.88M
9 / 21
14
MetisDAO Ecosystem+5.28%$462.80M$48.97M
5 / 2
15
Oasis Ecosystem+5.23%$0.00$20,312.5
1 / 1
AQTIS/--/--
16
Ethereum Ecosystem+5.23%$527.15B$21.30B
205 / 202
17
PolkaFoundry Red Kite+4.86%$118.11M$3.55M
13 / 17
18
DeFi+4.76%$115.47B$5.22B
258 / 241
19
Restaking+4.15%$67.05B$937.44M
15 / 2
20
BNB Chain Ecosystem+3.72%$306.75B$53.58B
265 / 370
21
Transport+3.30%$78.34$262,771.55
2 / 1
22
Events+3.27%$48.98M$193,318.89
2 / 3
23
DeFiance Capital Portfolio+3.25%$11.37B$1.23B
10 / 5
AXS/--/--
24
EigenLayer Ecosystem+3.15%$67.04B$916.84M
20 / 1
weETH/--/--
25
Fan Token+2.96%$443.61M$455.61M
47 / 39
26
ETH 2.0 Staking+2.87%$38.38B$86.43M
4 / 1
27
Rollups-as-a-Service (RaaS)+2.85%$1.32B$122.64M
3 / 1
28
Fantom Ecosystem+2.77%$70.65B$5.36B
30 / 55
--/--/--
29
Collectibles & NFTs+2.67%$44.06B$4.63B
246 / 218
STX/--/--
30
Optimism Ecosystem+2.57%$203.18B$51.36B
40 / 30
--/--/--
31
Centralized Exchange (CEX) Token+2.54%$105.51B$1.51B
20 / 27
LEO/CRO/--
32
Doge Chain Ecosystem+2.32%$16.98M$2.04M
2 / 4
33
Polkadot Ecosystem+2.25%$28.47B$773.08M
41 / 42
34
Cronos Ecosystem+2.17%$55.76M$3.74M
3 / 9
35
Wallet+2.10%$2.70B$135.94M
25 / 21
36
Social Money+2.10%$85.23M$7.39M
5 / 6
37
Rehypothecated Crypto+2.09%$56.89B$1.45B
5 / 2
--/--/--
38
Prediction Markets+2.08%$983.71M$15.63M
7 / 4
39
Retail+2.03%$291.75M$32.92M
4 / 2
40
Rebase+2.03%$40.88M$741,623.09
7 / 4
41
Memes+1.94%$61.00B$7.21B
563 / 773
42
Entertainment+1.79%$5.43B$284.43M
36 / 45
43
Options+1.78%$26.50M$1.20M
8 / 2
44
Polkastarter+1.71%$980.20M$21.54M
22 / 23
45
eGirl Capital Portfolio+1.66%$10.66B$1.08B
6 / 4
46
Camelot Launchpad+1.63%$118,928.07$1.52M
8 / 1
47
Real Estate+1.63%$610.51M$85.84M
13 / 8
48
Velas Ecosystem+1.59%$3.42M$131,972.97
3 / 1
49
Paal Ecosystem+1.55%$3.18B$298.97M
8 / 4
50
DeFi Index+1.50%$74.59M$406,602.94
2 / 1

FAQ

Why are there so many cryptocurrency categories?

The blockchain ecology is already very prosperous and rich. In order to facilitate the understanding of the status of each module project, investors have established a variety of cryptocurrency categories. There are mainly 4 major categories, each containing many small categories:

Public chain ecosystem, such as: Bitcoin ecosystem, Ethereum Ecosystem, Arbitrum ecosystem, Zkysnc Era ecosystem, etc.

Institutional investment portfolios, such as: a16z Portfolio, DCG Portfolio, Galaxy Digital Portfolio, Multicoin Capital Portfolio, etc.

Industry concepts, such as Metaverse, DeFi, NFT, WEB3, DAO, Stablecoin, Layer 2, Rollup, Memes, Play To Earn, Mineable, etc.

Application scenarios, such as Gaming, AI & Big Data, Sports, education, etc.

Is the number of cryptocurrency categories constant?

The number of cryptocurrency categories is not fixed. With the development of blockchain industry and the emergence of industry hotspots, the number of cryptocurrency categories generally keeps increasing.

How is the total market capitalization of each cryptocurrency category calculated?

The cryptocurrency category marketcap is the sum of the market capitalization of all currencies in the category.

How does cryptocurrency categories help with investing?

The help of cryptocurrency categories for investment is mainly reflected in two aspects:

1. Cryptocurrency category allows investors to better compare the performance of currencies belonging to the same category, so as to choose the best investment target.

2. When market hotspots come, projects within the hotspot cryptocurrency category will have obvious market performance. Cryptocurrency category will allow investors to quickly understand the status of projects in this category, so as to seize opportunities in market hotspots.