Everyone can mine bitcoin. But not everyone realizes that.

Here's how to start mining bitcoin.

Anyone who wants to mine their own bitcoins can follow this simple five-step process with Compass. To learn more about any part of the bitcoin mining process or industry, browse the Compass education library.


Step 1: Visit compassmining.io

The journey to start mining your own bitcoin begins here. By reading this article, you're already in the right place! 🙂

5 Steps to Start Mining Bitcoin (Compass)

Step 2: Choose an ASIC

Browse our available ASIC mining machines. Our team is ready to assist with any of your questions. New miners can also easily connect with various communities across the industry.

Step 3: Select a hosting facility

Choose where your machine will be operated from our hosting catalog. Compass places machines in mining farms all over the world. All customers know at exactly which location their machines are hashing.

Step 4: Join a mining pool

Once your ASICs are installed, the Compass team will configure them to join the mining pool of your choice. For general guidelines on how to choose a mining pool, read this article.

Step 5: Receive bitcoin

You're done! By now your machines are hashing and your mining bitcoin. Payouts from your machines will be sent by your mining pool. Always practice good operations security (OPSEC) with any amount of bitcoin you receive and store.

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