What is Polkadot (DOT) ?
Launched in 2020, Polkadot is just one of a number of competing protocols that aims to foster an ecosystem of custom blockchains designed for a range of use cases. However, it is among the newest and it boasts a team with no shortage of experience in cryptocurrency.
Why buy Polkadot (DOT) ?
By owning and staking DOT, users gain the ability to vote on upgrades to the Polkadot network, with each vote being proportional to the amount of DOT they stake.
Users can also delegate their tokens to stakers, allocating votes to other users in order to earn a percentage of new DOTs minted by the protocol.