Inside Bitcoin’s blockchain

I’m often asked what’s in a blockchain, so I put this infographic together as an aide memoire using bitcoin’s blockchain as the example.

Although other blockchains will have differences, the overall structures should be similar.

bitcoin_blockchain_infographicInfographic designed by fractalphia.com

This is also available in French produced by BitConseil.

Print a poster

Click here for a higher resolution version that is a great size and shape to print out on A3 and stick on your wall as a quick reference!

5 thoughts on “Inside Bitcoin’s blockchain

  1. Thanks for the infographic. Really useful. I did notice a downside of bitcoin, though – according to the output section of the graphic it will turn £60 into £50 🙂

    Dave

  2. Thanks for this! I’ll note, however, that it says confirms instead of conforms in the Transaction Technical Data.

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