Dogecoin is getting more and more popular due to recent Elon Musk’s twitter activity. If you use the Dogecoin Core client (current version 1.14) you might have difficulties with blochchain synchronization.
To speed up the Dogecoin blockchain download process first download the bootstrap file with all blockchain data up to 29-Janaury-2021. Here is the Torrent download link of this file:
Then start the Dogecoin core client with -reindex and -rescan options. This will speed up the process of bringing your client up to date.
You might also want to add a full Dogecoin node for faster sycnhroinzation. To use it, open the console and type:
addnode 188.8.131.52 add
Good luck with Dogecoin! Here is also a quick start guide provided by Elon Musk:
If you find it helpful here is the Dogecoin tipjar (or a bonejar?):