Dogecoin (CRYPTO: DOGE) knockoffs such as Flokinomics (CRYPTO: FLOKIN), Baby Shiba Inu (CRYPTO: BABYSHIBAINU) and SafeMoon Inu (CRYPTO: SMI) are seeing massive gains on Thursday night even as Shiba Inu (CRYPTO: SHIB) tumbled and Dogecoin remained muted.
What Happened: Flokinomics continued to rally and is up 201.4% during the last 24 hours, trading at $0.00004504 at press time.
The three-day-old token has surged 203.5% against apex cryptocurrency Bitcoin and also gained 194.6% against Ethereum during the past 24 hours.
Among other Dogecoin spinoffs, Baby Shiba Inu traded 414.9% higher at $0.00000001456 over the past 24 hours, while SafeMoon Inu surged 277.62% over the 24-hour period to $0.000000899.
Memecoin (CRYPTO: MEM) gained 248.5% over the past 24 hours to $0.4496 and Fantom Doge (CRYPTO: RIP) jumped 198.2% over 24 hours to $0.000000003984. DogeGF (CRYPTO: DOGEGF) traded 122% higher during the last 24 hours at $0.000000001751.
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Why It Matters: Some of the Dogecoin knockoffs are continuing to rally after Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk tweeted a photo of his dog Floki earlier this week.
The project behind Flokinomics retweeted a post on Thursday about the new coin gaining huge media coverage over the past few days, including on Fox News.
Dammmnnnn… so let me get this straight.
First 2 days it was @Benzinga on @RobinhoodApp that featured articles about #FLOKINOMICS ..
Then the 3rd day the @nypost did an article about #FLOKINOMICS …
Followed by a mention in @Forbes
And now a feature on @FoxNews #IYKYK pic.twitter.com/eLYxNZyhOX
— Cosmo Kramer (@TheK_ManCosmo) October 7, 2021
Flokinomics also said on Twitter that the coin’s logos have now been added to BSC scan, dextools, trust wallet and poocoin.
All the $flokin logos have been added to BSC scan, dextools, trust wallet and poocoin.
Feel free to drop any other #FLOKINOMICS suggestions
— Flokinomics (@FlokinomicsCoin) October 7, 2021
Baby Shiba Inu announced on Twitter that it has crossed 50,000 holders.
We crossed 50,000 holders and trending all across CMC. LFG #BABYSHIBAINU #SHIB #BABYSHIBA #SHIBAINU pic.twitter.com/vyrf10ajgE
— Baby Shiba Inu (@Babyshibatoken) October 7, 2021
Meanwhile, Shiba Inu is down 30.5% during the past 24 hours to $0.00002209 after striking huge gains over the past few days. The self-described DOGE-Killer rose to a four-month high on Wednesday after whale investors made several sizeable investments in the preceding days.
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