In the cryptocurrency universe, the terms–cryptocurrency coin and token–are used interchangeably. While on the surface, they appear the same, they are different. Yes, both are digital assets, using the blockchain technology, however, the differences are detailed in this video below.
A hint: Cryptocurrency coin is the native to the actual blockchain protocol(e.g. Bitcoin, and Ethereum, and the like). Whereas a token is built from smart contracts from the original blockchain protocol.
An article to read more about the differences…link here: