Willing to know what was the first Bitcoin faucet? Did you just read the title and wish you was accumulating Bitcoin that time? Just imagine accumulating all those Bitcoins back in 2010 and becoming millionaire today.
First Bitcoin Faucet
Back in 2010 Gavin Andresen made the first Bitcoin faucet. In its initial stage the faucet contained a total balance of 1100 Bitcoins. Well it hurts while reading. Trust me it hurts me more while writing this for you, but the fact is that if you or me were at that time interested in Bitcoins and just stored them then you or me would be a millionaire by now.
Adding some salt to injury, around 2010-2013 there were Bitcoin faucets that were giving around 0.5-1 Bitcoin depending on your luck. However, to our bad all of them are closed. Most faucets have short life and so was the case with the first faucet. Some notable features of the faucet were
- Was 24 Hour faucet
- The faucet dispense Bitcoin on daily basis per IP
- Community run faucet, where users were able to donate
You can see the first Bitcoin faucet post in Bitcointalk here : First Bitcoin Faucet
The developer of faucet wanted the Bitcoin project to succeed so he made this first ever Bitcoin faucet to distribute the currency which hopefully we missed it. If only time travel was real we would go back and claim some.
The first Faucet was hosted at this site which is now closed.
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