There is a huge number of different cryptocurrencies out there and this number is growing as the technology keeps evolving. When we think about cryptocurrencies we normally think of the king – Bitcoin. We cannot disagree on this, Bitcoin is definitely the greatest crypto out there today but we also cannot dismiss other altcoins. In this article I will have a look at what Litecoin is all about and why we absolutely love it. Litecoin is currently the number 3 cryptocurrency. Currently following Bitcoin and Ethereum like a true trooper. Litecoin was created by Charles Lee – a former Google engineer. The birth of Litecoin was back in 2011 and Charles Lee was inspired by Bitcoin and wanted to improve some of its features.