Happy Doge Day!
Crypto Basics

Happy Doge Day!

3 месяца назад

4/20 means Dogecoin Day! For Doge Day 2022, we have prepared a special little prayer for better times ahead. Read more!

Happy Doge Day!
As every year, on 4/20, the crypto world celebrates Doge Day. To remind us of the not-so-serious origins of Doge, the community chose this date to honor the 420 meme. But you don’t need to get high to have fun with Dogecoin, so…what can we expect for Doge Day 2022?

Let’s ask Doge’s inventor:

That doesn’t sound too upbeat. But the truth is that since Doge Day 2021, Dogecoin has had a brutal twelve months. Shortly after Doge Day, the price hit its all-time high but has lost 80% of its value since. See for yourself:

But why did that happen?

First of all, Dogecoin’s mascot, Elon Musk, is now busy with other things like trying to buy Twitter. So he has less time and interest in DOGE. But even before that, Elon lost a lot of his price-pumping magic.
Second, Dogecoin has lost a lot of its memecoin appeal. After the incredible run in 2021, many copycats (or shall we say copydogs) appeared and the money started flowing into other coins. The most well-known, of course, is Shiba Inu (SHIB). SHIB has pulled in a lot of Dogecoin’s former fans, so it is becoming increasingly difficult for the original to stay ahead. And even though SHIB has also lost a lot of its value since the all-time high, it is still in better shape than DOGE.
Finally, Dogecoin is just not innovating. Where Shiba Inu has come up with new products like a Shiba stablecoin, a Shiba DEX, and even a Shiba layer-two, Dogecoin has nothing comparable. Its founder had the following proposal for DOGE:

Maybe Dogecoin should go back to its roots. Maybe it needs innovation. But it definitely needs to do something to stay relevant in the crazy-fast crypto world.

So let us sit down and pray for Dogecoin. May the memes bless us with another year of laughter and hopefully a better future for all DOGE holders.

Our Doge, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy meme;

thy Dogecoin standard come;

thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.

Give us this day our daily gain;

and forgive us our use of leverage as we forgive those who hold no DOGE.

And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from SHIB.

For thine are the memes,

the jokes and the profits,

for ever and ever.

Doge.

This article contains links to third-party websites or other content for information purposes only (“Third-Party Sites”). The Third-Party Sites are not under the control of CoinMarketCap, and CoinMarketCap is not responsible for the content of any Third-Party Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Third-Party Site, or any changes or updates to a Third-Party Site. CoinMarketCap is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by CoinMarketCap of the site or any association with its operators. This article is intended to be used and must be used for informational purposes only. It is important to do your own research and analysis before making any material decisions related to any of the products or services described. This article is not intended as, and shall not be construed as, financial advice. The views and opinions expressed in this article are the author’s [company’s] own and do not necessarily reflect those of CoinMarketCap. CoinMarketCap is not responsible for the success or authenticity of any project, we aim to act as a neutral informational resource for end-users.
4 people liked this article