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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
Parallel EVM+17.30%$1.46B$96.09M
2 / 2
2
Data Availability+15.35%$8.59B$354.68M
5 / 3
3
Internet Computer Ecosystem+15.34%$5.08B$99.96M
13 / 3
4
zkSync Era Ecosystem+13.55%$763.64M$188.53M
9 / 6
ZK/NODL/--
5
CMC Community Vote Winners+9.79%$27.90M$62.42M
20 / 9
SLOTH/--/--
6
Memes+9.45%$49.28B$4.67B
880 / 564
7
Cat-Themed+8.20%$3.08B$580.43M
61 / 31
8
Avalanche Ecosystem+6.00%$145.01B$51.27B
94 / 43
9
Transport+4.86%$55.08$104,041.03
2 / 1
10
Solana Ecosystem+4.69%$226.34B$55.27B
342 / 168
SOL/--/--
11
Genpad+4.45%$209,722.31$9,577.03
2 / 1
12
CMC Crypto Awards 2024+4.33%$93.85B$3.56B
4 / 3
13
Trustswap Launchpad+4.21%$37.00M$1.88M
8 / 8
14
DePIN+4.16%$23.91B$865.97M
66 / 36
15
Binance Labs Portfolio+4.12%$1.80T$41.59B
37 / 14
16
Oracles+3.94%$14.41B$637.36M
22 / 22
PYTH/--/--
17
Communications & Social Media+3.92%$1.06B$111.99M
20 / 13
18
Doge Chain Ecosystem+3.80%$31.67M$2.20M
4 / 2
19
Presale Memes+3.74%$113.59M$27.31M
3 / 1
20
Canto Ecosystem+3.43%$0.00$1.86M
3 / 1
21
Political Memes+3.20%$440.31M$147.49M
47 / 37
22
DePIN+3.19%$27.78B$961.57M
73 / 45
--/--/--
23
LedgerPrime Portfolio+3.15%$3.16B$104.64M
9 / 1
24
Polygon Ventures Portfolio+3.12%$125.82M$21.17M
3 / 2
25
Masternodes+3.09%$1.77B$92.67M
55 / 21
26
Winklevoss Capital Portfolio+3.05%$1.35T$26.55B
6 / 2
--/--/--
27
Moon Knight Labs+2.97%$991,564.23$89,367.83
4 / 1
28
USV Portfolio+2.95%$1.77T$40.02B
6 / 1
STX/--/--
29
Electric Global Portfolio+2.80%$1.79T$40.71B
15 / 3
--/--/--
30
Retail+2.78%$181.07M$17.14M
4 / 2
31
Loyalty+2.76%$2.75B$43.05M
10 / 3
32
Doggone Doggerel+2.74%$19.39B$1.92B
88 / 53
WIF/--/--
33
Interoperability+2.73%$14.61B$1.12B
34 / 22
34
Tourism+2.70%$48.19M$12.33M
8 / 3
35
Collectibles & NFTs+2.67%$44.06B$4.63B
246 / 218
IMX/--/--
36
Rebase+2.61%$2.86M$282,933.68
8 / 3
37
HECO Ecosystem+2.61%$86.41M$16.73M
10 / 9
38
Generative AI+2.51%$13.39B$423.46M
42 / 31
FET/--/--
39
Coinbase Ventures Portfolio+2.50%$1.83T$46.95B
30 / 23
USDC/--/--
40
ParaFi Capital+2.49%$10.24B$417.65M
10 / 4
AAVE/--/--
41
Kadena Ecosystem+2.38%$189.41M$19.27M
1 / 1
KDA/--/--
42
Huobi Capital Portfolio+2.33%$1.77T$40.15B
16 / 2
--/--/--
43
Gambling+2.32%$357.42M$7.52M
20 / 20
44
Three Arrows Capital Portfolio+2.32%$1.80T$41.39B
28 / 6
--/--/--
45
Circle Ventures Portfolio+2.30%$10.59B$376.91M
7 / 3
APT/MPL/--
46
BNB Chain Ecosystem+2.28%$298.15B$60.65B
354 / 250
BNB/--/--
47
Seedify+2.27%$358.08M$25.02M
14 / 10
48
Logistics+2.26%$2.92B$38.47M
7 / 4
49
Paal Ecosystem+2.20%$2.62B$353.34M
8 / 4
50
Optimism Ecosystem+2.20%$211.73B$57.35B
39 / 34
WSTETH/--/--

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.