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Waves Platform

Waves is an open-source blockchain platform for cutting-edge dApps - giving you the tools to build your own incredible Web 3.0 solutions. There is a huge ecosystem that can be used for developing and blockchain using. Learn more about it on the official website and join our community by creating your decentralised applications!


Get started

First of all, you have to try the main instrument you will use for building dApps - RIDE programming language. Its description is available on the official website. The simplest way to get started coding on RIDE is by learning this introduction. Moreover, you can read the Quickstart article and build your first dApp. The needed development tools are also listed in this article in the Tooling section. Finally, you can observe the examples of using RIDE for dApps on GitHub.

After building a decentralised application you will have to create a user interface for it using client libraries - please choose some of the listed libraries that fit your skills the best for developing.

Prizes offered

  1. First place: 1000 Waves
  2. Second place: 500 Waves
  3. Third place: 250 Waves

All projects are welcome to Waves Labs where you can apply for a Waves grant after a hackathon if you decide to keep working on your solution. A sum of 81465 Waves has already been disbursed between around 30 projects.

Need Help?

We have a huge community and many specialists with whom you can discuss the appearing issues - feel free to connect us in the Waves Dev chat.