Bitcoin Transaction Fees Are Pretty Low Right Now Here’s Why

The relatively high transaction fees on the Bitcoin network were a major topic of conversation last year, but these fees have been plummeting so far in 2018. According to data from CoinMetrics, bitcoin miners are now collecting less than a third of the value they were collecting in fees at one point in December 2017.So whats causing this decline in the costs of on-chain transactions Is it as simple as declining demand leading to a lower price Are there other factors at play Lets take a closer