10 days ago
There’s only three days left to submit your project to the hackathon! Take the weekend to ensure everything is tip-top and be sure to double check the rules, task list, and requirements before you submit your work:
- The permaweb app must interact with Arweave using ArweaveJS and must be published on the permaweb using Arweave Deploy.
- Your permaweb app must be fully decentralized without the use of centralized plugins. There should be no need to use a centralized login approach while you have a fully decentralized approach directly with Arweave.
- Your submission must include an arweave.net…
17 days ago
Hello November! If you’ve just joined us, fear not, as there are still 11 days to build, finalise, and submit your build to our hackathon.
Fun fact Friday: Why Arweave?
On the centralised web, our data is often compromised and decisions aren't always made in our best interest. On the permaweb however, applications provide transparency for both the developer and the consumer. To understand more about the Arweave mission, we made a short YouTube series explaining why the permaweb serves both developers and consumers alike:
If you've any questions before preparing you final…
24 days ago
Here are some top tips on building stand out apps on the permaweb:
Relying on centralised dependencies means that your build could be liable to a dreaded 404 if a service experiences downtime, content removal, subscription limitations, and any other issues that mean parts of your platform may suddenly break or not function properly
Interacts with the blockchain -
By using ArweaveJS you can easily interact with Arweave's blockchain. Using simple functions, API requests to nodes and with the integration of ArQL, for conditional requests, you can get, and store, all kinds of data, including html, text…
about 1 month ago
We’ve passed the half way point!
Fun fact Friday: Did you know that Over 20 years, 98.4% of web links suffer from rot, becoming totally inaccessible to future generations?! By building applications and tools on the permaweb, you are helping preserve access to information for generations to come.
In need of some inspiration?! Here are some awesome examples of what you can build with Arweave:
ArWiki - Think Wikipedia, but permanent
Weavemail - Send permanent emails within the Arweave network
Scribe - A Medium-style decentralised blogging platform
ArweaveID - Attach a unique ID to your content across the Arweave…
about 1 month ago
Don't forget that today at 5pm (CET), we'll be hosting a live Q&A to answer any questions or suggestions you may have about the hackathon. Head over to the Devpost-hackathon Discord channel here ->
We look forward to seeing you on the server!
about 1 month ago
We’re thrilled to welcome four industry leaders to our hackathon judging panel:
Jesper Noehr, founder of Bitbucket
Kyle Samani, managing partner at Multicoin
Dani Grant, analyst at Union Square Ventures
Christopher Heymann, founding partner of 1kx
Take your build to the next level by teaming up. Still looking for BUIDL buddies? There’s now 61 participants in the hackathon, take a look and buddy up!
Got questions? Join the live Q&A on our Discord #Devpost-Hackathon channel at 5pm (CET) on Wednesday 16th October, where you have the chance to ask our team any questions about the…
about 2 months ago
We’ve almost reached the end of week one! It’s great to watch new people joining every day, we can’t wait to see what awesome builds you’re working on. Remember: connecting with our developer community is a great way to bounce ideas off each other, meet new people, and clear up any questions you might have about the permaweb. If you haven’t already, head over to our Discord server now!
Have a great weekend!