The Bitcoin Foundation has unveiled a new-look website that aims to be a gateway for bitcoin resources and a focal point for the digital currency as a brand.
’s redesign imagines the site as a vehicle for education on bitcoin, including its usage and underlying technology.
In addition, the website aims to increase transparency by making it easier to access information on the Foundation’s by-laws and tax information alongside the composition and structure of its leadership.
Notably, the site offers contact information for the various elements of its leadership team freely, including its Board of Directors.
, the Foundation’s executive director and a CoinDesk contributor, commented that the plan was to provide a one-stop solution for information-seekers.
Focus on branding, transparency
The resources available on the site act to emphasize the financial and economic benefits offered by bitcoin.
The organization's director of marketing and communications, Jinyoung Lee Englund, commented that the opacity surrounding traditional payment infrastructures makes most consumers and business owners apprehensive to the idea of bitcoin.
She said in a statement:
The organization has also made available past documents submitted to Congress and other regulatory bodies throughout its existence.
In turn, tax information for the organization can also be reviewed on the new website, providing an additional layer of transparency and visibility into its inner workings.
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