The introduction to the cryptocurrency world is always Bitcoin, but as investors get to know the place the draw of altcoins gets bigger and bigger. A quick buck is always on the cards but so is a total bust.

Many think that Bitcoin is volatile, yet it has nothing on some of the moves, both up and down of some of the altcoins out there. To this end, there is money to be made but it is a different ball game and a different tact is required.

There are a few strategies that can be employed when it comes to altcoin investing that are very different to Bitcoin investing, but these can also help you see massive paydays.