Dogecoin survived carnage in 2022 higher than most

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Amid the extreme crypto downturn in 2022, the worth of Dogecoin (DOGE) has held up a lot better than a lot of the prime property in the marketplace.

DOGE is the third finest performer within the prime ten, dropping by 58% this yr, crushed solely by Ripple (XRP) and Binance Coin (BNB) which noticed declines of 57.2% and 53.%.

Wanting on the prime 10 property by way of market capitalization as per Crypto Bubbles knowledge, Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Cardano (ADA) and Polygon (MATIC) have all shed significantly extra: 65.1%, 67.8%, 80.9 and 68.8% a chunk over the previous 12 months.

DOGE additionally is available in properly forward of different massive names in prime 20 comparable to Polkadot (DOT), Solana (SOL), Uniswap (UNI) and Avalanche (AVAX) which have all plunged, by 84%, 93.8%, 70.3% and 89.9% every.

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Information from Intotheblock (ITB) additionally has fascinating insights, with the bulk (54%) of DOGE hodlers at present within the inexperienced on the present value of $0.07, whereas 3% are breaking even and 43% within the pink.

ITB’s figures depend on figuring out the common value of token purchases in its tracked wallets and evaluating it to the present value of the given asset.

different property, ITB knowledge signifies that 46% of BTC holders and 47% of ETH holders are at present within the inexperienced on the time of writing, displaying the memecoin has carried out properly regardless of its unstable historical past.

DOGE abstract: Intotheblock

The robust efficiency comes regardless of no vital information for the Dogecoin community or something within the pipes to justify pleasure going ahead, bar some latest hypothesis that DOGE could potentially, possibly, one day be integrated with Elon Musk’s Twitter.

By means of comparability Ethereum minimize its vitality consumption charges by 99% this yr, with a slew of layer 2 tasks serving to it to scale. Fundamentals do not have the ability of Memes apparently.


Nevertheless DOGE’s memecoin competitor Shiba INU (SHIB) has additionally struggled regardless of group efforts to construct a full fledged ecosystem consisting of blockchain games, NFTs and a metaverse platform this yr.

The token is down 76.1% over the previous 12 months, with simply 14% of hodlers within the inexperienced, 4% breaking even and 82% within the pink as per ITB.

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Because it stands, DOGE is the eight largest crypto asset by way of market cap at $10.1 billion, whereas SHIB sits at No.17 with $4.8 billion, in line with knowledge from CoinGecko.

In some probably bullish information for the SHIB group nevertheless, pseudonymous lead dev Shytoshi Kusama has hinted that there might be a brand new partnership within the works referring to the Shibarium undertaking.

Shibarium is an upcoming Ethereum Layer 2 scaling answer that may host the ecosystem’s metaverse platform, video games and a decentralized trade.

Shytoshi Kusama’s bio was just lately up to date to learn “WE should not alone” whereas their location was set to “With a brand new fren… guess who?.”

This adopted up from a Christmas eve tweet to their 865,400 followers which learn:

“Wen Shibarium? Please know it would come very quickly*, however not throughout a vital time for individuals to spend with their household (or the ensuing New Years social gathering time). Take pleasure in these subsequent days, subsequent yr is a crucial one for humanity.”