Blockchain is a continuously growing list of records, called blocks, which are linked and secured using cryptography. Most people find it difficult to explain the concept of the blockchain, miners, and its implementation. This whiteboard representation is done by Israth Elona in reference to Paul Forrest, which is one of the simplest ways to understanding how a transaction is done based on Blockchain.
One can dig out the concept of Blockchain further by articles from Amritpal Singh which can be found in the links below :
Both these articles have driven my knowledge and lookup about the whole concept of Blockchain. All these resources have given me enough knowledge to come up with a representation of how blocks are added and how minors get paid in a blockchain.
This articles and representations give you an overall view of what BlockChain is and how it is implemented in case of money transactions like using bitcoins.