- Dogecoin adoption continues to grow despite the current bearish market.
- Travel platform GetYourGuide is adding DOGE payments as part of its US expansion.
- Also, several notable businesses and celebrities have spoken in favor of DOGE.
To be specific, the top altcoin recently partnered with SoftBank-backed travel booking platform GetYourGuide. In addition, DOGE will help the platform expanding to the US. The expansion comes after GetYourGuide sold over 45 million tours in 170 countries.
GetYourGuide’s US expansion aims to give US travelers the chance to maximize their trips. Notably, the platform’s unique selling point is that it provides vetted local experts as tour guides. In addition to DOGE, the platform offers 40 other currencies and 14 different languages.
Notably, GetYourGuide is only one of many businesses that have added the crypto. DOGE has proved popular with both businesses and celebrities. Some of the businesses that accept the meme crypto include Mark Cuban-owned Dallas Mavericks. The sports team was an early adopter and the first NBA team to add DOGE to its payment options.
Also, Kronos, an advanced tech company, added DOGE payments in April. The company allegedly holds a significant part of its capital in DOGE. BOTS Inc. is another company that has adopted the top altcoin. BOTS is a listed robotics manufacturing firm. It is also one of the first publicly traded companies to add DOGE payments.
Other businesses that have adopted DOGE payments include AirBaltic, EasyDNS, Newegg, Post Oak Motor Cars, Elon Musk’s SpaceX, and many more. Celebrities are also bullish on DOGE. The likes of Elon Musk, Mark Cuban, Snopp Dogg, and the Winklevoss twins have all come out as DOGE fans.
At the time of writing, Dogecoin is trading at $0.25 with a 32.2% gain over the last week. Also, the altcoin has gained a whopping 10,742% over the last year.
In addition, one of the DOGE developers recently proposed cutting DOGE transaction fees by 50%. The proposal comes in the wake of Musk announcing his intention to work with DOGE developers. Musk aims to help improve the altcoin become a better payment solution.