What is Crypto Shilling?

Crypto shilling refers to promoting a cryptocurrency, typically through social media or online forums, to artificially inflate its value or drive up trading volume. Individuals or groups can this with a financial interest in the cryptocurrency, such as developers or early investors. Shilling can take many forms, such as posting fake or misleading information, creating fake social media accounts, or paying influencers to promote cryptocurrency. The goal of the shilling is to create hype around the cryptocurrency and make it…