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When the idea of airdrops first started out, they were extremely popular and successful, with some of the largest airdrops giving away around $500,000 worth of tokens to new registrants. These projects are possible contenders for airdrops in the near future.

Airdrops were created especially for the crypto space. A new kind of marketing style involves dropping gifts of free tokens to a select number of new users to reward their loyalty, to draw attention to the project, or to attract new users. For the recipients of the airdrop, it proves to be a great way to earn new tokens from a variety of platforms and protocols or to build up an NFT collection without paying a cent.

When the idea of airdrops first started out, they were extremely popular and successful, with some of the largest airdrops giving away around $500,000 worth of tokens to new registrants. Here’s a look at some of the biggest airdrops in crypto history:

Decred, an autonomous digital currency saw 258,000 DCR airdropped At its high, each BCH token that was airdropped was worth $4300 Oyster airdrop, which saw 2227 PRLs being airdropped Minereum, who airdropped 32,000 MNE tokens to the tune of $440,000. Stellar, airdropped $125,000,000 worth of XLM tokens BitTorrent airdrop for Tron holders. Saw a remarkable 100 billion worth of BTT tokens airdropped to TRX wallet holders. BitTorrent plans to conduct an airdrop each month right up to 2025.

Airdrops commonly take place around the hard fork of a major cryptocurrency. Of the twenty or more bitcoin hard forks, some have brought bitcoin holders the chance to get new tokens by simply keeping holding their investments (HODL’ing in crypto speak). Apart from bitcoin, EtherZero, LitecoinCash, and MoneroV also took part in airdrops.

Here’s our list of the biggest airdrop rumours circulating: SynFutures

SynFutures is a decentralized derivatives exchange. It allows anyone to synthesize their own assets, from Ethereum native, cross-chain and off-chain real assets, and to list them and offer them for futures trading, in the first futures trading user-generated market. It takes users just 30 seconds to list their assets. They recently completed a successful $14M Se...

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