This video will explain what HODL means. The term HODL originated in 2013 with a post to the bitcoin talk forum. Derived from a misspelling of "hold," "HODL" refers to buy-and-hold strategies in the context of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. HODL has become a slogan for an approach in cryptocurrency investing that evades trading based on short-term price moves. Watch this video to learn what HODL is in cryptocurrency.