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Flow NFT marketplace

Flow NFT Marketplace: NBA Top Shot NFT Collection and the Power of Blocto

Learn why the hottest NFT programs are migrating from Ethereum to Flow NFT marketplace and how to display your NFT collections on Flow using Blocto! NFT programs’ migration to Flow NFT Marketplace Every iteration of the blockchain aspires to exceed its predecessor. Launched in July 2015, Ethereum started to gain traction among decentralized application (Dapp) developers and thrived to become the largest and the most robust blockchain. As the pioneer in the functional form of smart contracts which Dapp providers can…
Open-Source Culture: Blockchain Communities & DAOs

Open-Source Culture: Blockchain Communities & DAOs

Join crypto communities & become a member of BloctoDAO to propel the blockchain movement! Open-source culture Open-source projects are the backbone of the blockchain industry. But this fact has often been overlooked. Many are surprised when they learn that blockchain technology—an advanced theological field that boasts of immutability and security—is established on open-source code. Indeed, the decentralized production model initiated by open-source projects is beneficial for both crypto users and Dapp developers. In the community-based open-source culture, information is not…
Understanding DEX: Token Swapping on BloctoSwap

Understanding DEX: Token Swapping on BloctoSwap

Pros and cons of DEXs & OTC trading explained. The benefits of decentralized crypto exchange (DEX) There seems to be no exit from an overarching financial framework shaped by banking institutions that make a fortune from your daily trades in centralized finance. Whether a major bank or a dominant stock exchange, it requests surcharges of different forms to execute transactions, including but not limited to penalties for late submissions, fiat transfers, and international remittances fees. And as trusted intermediaries that…
speak like a crypto native

Speak Like an NFT/Crypto Native

15 jargons you must know to sound like crypto native in the crypto discussions groups on Discord. Welcome to Bloctopia! No trade in the world does not have jargon, and NFT and crypto industries are no exception. New to an online blockchain community, a citadel where tech-savvy people express their enthusiasm for recent blockchain trends, you sure want to get involved in the passionate conversation, talking like an insider. However, the slang shared among NFT and crypto communities could be…
Crypto Trade: How to Buy Your First Cryptocurrency

Crypto Trade: How to Buy Your First Cryptocurrency

5-minute guide on the key factors of crypto trade and investments, and how to buy crypto with fiat money. Welcome to Bloctopia! You’ve taken the first step of your blockchain journey and arrived at this significant moment of purchasing your first cryptocurrency. To get the hang of things, you may want to get equipped with a few tips for your first crypto trade. Here is a quick guide that captures all you need to know about crypto investment. Three factors…
cross chain swap, teleport token

Cross-Chain Swap: “Teleport” Your Tokens on BloctoSwap

BloctoSwap creates a frictionless gateway for cross-chain transfers. What is a “native token”? Imagine a universe where gaps exist between galaxies, and every galaxy has its own boundary. Akin to such an outer space, Blockchain is not a seamless whole as a decentralized internet space. Instead, it is a collective of multiple blockchains that function under specific crypto transaction protocols and token standards. Each blockchain has an inherent cryptocurrency at its core, called its native token. Running on a blockchain’s protocol,…
Gas fee

What Is Gas Fee in Crypto Transaction

Having trouble proceeding with your crypto transactions? Try Blocto points! Welcome to Bloctopia! 2022 is the year for NFTs to go mainstream. Public interest in digital assets surges following NFT releases of leading media brands and entertainment IPs in 2021. If you are an NBA fan, you have probably heard of NBA Top Shot, one of the hottest NFT collectibles created by the National Basketball Association and Dapper Labs. But did you know Blocto is the only Flow-based wallet that…
How to Set Up a Secure Crypto Wallet

Blocto Crypto Wallet Security: How to Set Up a Secure Crypto Wallet

Crypto scam alerts! Add an extra layer of security to your crypto wallet. Why is crypto wallet security important? Crypto scams and thefts have been increasing at a steady rate. According to the latest data presented by blockchain data firm Chainalysis, over $14 billion of digital assets were stolen by crypto-related scams in 2021, a new all-time high that is twice the $7.8 billion taken by scammers in 2020. Compared to the traditional web infrastructure, blockchain provides a relatively more secure environment as…
BLT and FLOW Crypto Staking

BLT and FLOW Crypto Staking: Earn Staking Rewards while Holding Your Cryptos

Look for low-risk crypto investment? Earn passive income by the step-by-step how to stake $BLT and $FLOW. Welcome to Bloctopia! Is crypto staking worth it? How does it work? For many crypto investors, crypto staking is a way to generate stable rewards over the long term. Akin to an interest-bearing bank account, you set aside (“stake”) part of your holdings to a consensus node in a blockchain protocol to earn a percentage-rate reward over time. In addition to generating returns,…
The Danger of Not Understanding Token Standards

The Danger of Not Understanding Token Standards

Helpful Tips to Avoid Transaction Failure! What is blockchain token standard? Does it matter? What is your biggest fear when it comes to cryptocurrency? Scam, crypto volatility, false crypto knowledge, investing in wrong cryptos, ... there can be many options. One of the worst nightmares that could ever happen to a crypto wallet user is transacting tokens to the wrong blockchain. Since tokens built on separate blockchains comply with dissimilar smart contracts and token standards, sending your digital assets to…
Crypto Liquidity and Liquidity Mining

Everything You Need To Know About Crypto Liquidity and Liquidity Mining

What they didn't tell you when you provide liquidity to create passive income. Understanding Crypto Liquidity Liquidity has been the lifeblood of the crypto market that assumes the form of an automaton since Uniswap launched its first automated market maker (AMM) decentralized exchange that connected traders directly, without intermediaries. In contrast to the banking industry, the trading mechanism in decentralized exchanges (DEXs) allows users to trade against each other’s digital assets in a permissionless manner through the use of liquidity…
blockchain smart contract

What Is a Blockchain Smart Contract, and How Does It Work?

A quick introduction to the smart contract and the crucial role it plays in your crypto transaction. What is a blockchain smart contract? A blockchain smart contract, i.e., a transaction protocol, is a computer program that automatically executes operations when conditions are met. The agreement terms between buyer and seller are directly written into the computer code, so the participants in a transaction are immediately sure of the outcome without intermediaries and time loss. Since the code that controls the…
Blocto Launchpad Starly

Blocto Crypto Launchpad #1 Starly

What’s good Bloctopians! We are thrilled to announce that the 1st crypto launchpad on the Flow Blockchain has been successfully established according to our DAO voting result. Our 1st project will be Starly — a crypto launchpad and marketplace for creators who build economies around their gamified NFT collections. To learn more about Starly, check out the details on their website. Launchpad site, airdrop campaign and more insights report coming up! Stay tuned to both Blocto and Starly social channels! Starly Token White PaperStarly Website…
BloctoDAO

Introducing BloctoDAO — The Governance DAO of Blocto

2021 has come to an end, and Blocto is grateful to have you along the way as we reach all the spectacular milestones this year. Adhering to Blocto’s spirit in decentralization , we’d like to end this year strong by announcing our decentralized governance DAO — BloctoDAO. Announcing our first BloctoDAO poll:How much $BLT token grant should the Blocto ecosystem fund allocate for the IDO platform from portto, the infrastructure supplier? We sincerely invite you all to be part of…
Blocto stacking program

BLT Staking Program- Earn Your Staking Rewards!

We are excited to roll out our $BLT staking program! Don’t just let your $BLT sit in your wallet! Maximize your holdings and earn staking rewards by participating in our BLT staking program. This article will run through all the major details, including times, staking rewards, and step-by-step how to stake. Enter here: BLT Staking Program (Currently only $BLT on Flow chain is available for staking) Qualifications To become an eligible staker all you need is to hold BLT, it’s just as…
blocto guilt

Introducing The Discord Blocto Guild—Blocto Crypto Community

What’s goooood Bloctopians! Are you a Bloctopian from the beginning? Are you eager to become more engaged with the Blocto Team? Always miss the chances to get the airdrop from us? Join Blocto Guild to enlighten your crypto journey! Meet Blocto Guild, powered by Collab.Land firstly on Flow — a crypto community program where the engaged Bloctopians can grow tighter together. Thanks to Collab.Land, this first integration on Flow with Blocto wallet will greatly strengthen the bonding between the community…
Blocto Launchpad Starly

Step By Step Blocto Launchpad Guide — #1 Starly Token Sale

The 1st public token sale period on Blocto Launchpad has just started! To help you get up to speed, we’ve prepared this tutorial to walk you through the $STARLY public sale process. Before this, we recommend you to go through our last post with token sale details first: Blocto launchpad #1 Starly Token Sale Timeline KYC preparation period: Jan. 14th 15:00 (UTC+8), 2022 — Jan. 18th 15:00 (UTC+8), 2022. Click here or the KYC button on the launchpad page to pass the KYC…
starly IDO on BloctoIDO

Blocto Launchpad #1 Starly Research Report

Dear Bloctopians, Introducing the first project on Blocto launchpad — Starly! Starly is a launchpad and marketplace for gamified NFT collections. It offers content creators an end-to-end solution to launch and sell their own gamified NFT collections to fans and followers. Fans can own, trade and sell these NFTs to bring their relationships with the creators to the next level, to represent interests and values they stand for and to turn it all into a and exciting and enjoyable experience. Starly…
blocto teleport starly

Token Teleport 3-Minute Guide—$STARLY(Flow <> BSC)

Good day Bloctopians! Remember that we have once showed you how to teleport $BLT from Flow to Solana then to BSC?  Step by Step $BLT Teleport Guide In this article, we’ll show you step by step to teleport your $STARLY from Flow to BSC using BloctoSwap. Step 1 : Enable your $STARLY asset cards in the Blocto app Go to the wallet page & Click the + icon at the top right cornerAfter you get to the Add Token page, add $STARLY wallet addresses…

How Blocto as a cross-chain smart contract wallet solve user & developer problems

Blocto Wallet is the first product developed by the portto team. Our initial goal is to create a portal to the blockchain world, providing non-blockchain fluent users with the best user experience there is. However, while establishing the Blocto ecosystem, we‘ve built upon our initial goal with an improved goal for Blocto Wallet. A cross-chain smart contract wallet to satisfy the growing demand for a multi-chain ecosystem There are various public chain ecosystems in the blockchain field, such as Ethereum,…

Announcement of The Bloctopian Quiz

Thanks for your interest in participating in The Bloctopian Quiz. Hope you all had a great time yesterday. You can say we felt the Bloctopian love with an abundance of responses in just 2 hours! So what if you guys didn’t answer 100% correctly, we’ve decided to loosen the criteria just a bit. The new reward criteria is illustrated as the followings: Reward Rule We have ranked all the legit submissions according to the scores. 1. The top 100 participants…

Blocto Official AMA Retro: Blocto’s Crypto Ecosystem

Blocto Team successfully held the Blocto and $BLT AMA on June 28th 6 p.m (UTC-7) discussing about Blocto's crypto ecosystem. Thanks for your fullest support and participation! The following is the transcript for those who didn’t make it to participate in the AMA. We suggest you go through these materials to better understand the AMA content. portto WebsiteBLT infoBLT WhitepaperBLT Tokenomics Q&A From Team Q1: First of all, please briefly introduce the Blocto Team to our friends in the community.…

portto and Flow Blockchain: A Portal To The Open World

TL;DR portto is partnering with Flow Blockchain to bring the simplest blockchain on-ramp experience to dapp users. portto’s Mission As Marc Andreessen described in a16z podcast: From the Internet’s Past to The Future of Crypto, blockchain applications today, similar to the Internet back in the 90s, have a steep entry barrier for the general public. portto aims to make blockchain simple and accessible for users with no technical background. In an effort to reduce entry barriers, portto has launched its mobile…

Blocto is excited to announce the Community Sale of our utility token $BLT

Today marks yet another thrilling milestone for Blocto, as we finally confirm July 13th, 2021 — July 15th, 2021 as our $BLT community sale period. As a way to show our gratitude to early active Blocto users, we decided to offer a limited number of users the same sale term as our private sale backers. Please make sure you have read through the Blocto Token whitepaper and tokenomics before further actions. Blocto Token whitepaperTokenomics ⚠️ $BLT is a Flow Fungible token when…

Step by Step BLT Community Sale Guide

The $BLT community sale is about to start! To help you get up to speed, we’ve prepared this tutorial to walk you through the $BLT community sale process. Before this, we recommend you to go through our last post with sale details first: BLT Community Sale Timeline Check your $BLT Community Sale Tier Tier I: The Bloctopian Quiz WinnersTier II. Whitelisted Blocto UsersTier III. General Public Check your tier $BLT Community Sale Tutorial Step one: Connect Blocto Wallet Connect your Blocto…

Blocto Token Bounty Program — 2000 equiv. USD + 110,000 BLT prize pool

2021 April 9–2021 May 19 Check out the submitted Article/ Video/ Translation/ Sticker & meme here list of submissions Campaign Details & Rules The goal of the content is to highlight Blocto and Blocto token (BLT) and its advantages to reach more audiences. We believe in the value Blocto brings to the blockchain world and we want you to help spread the gospel!Low-quality and plagiarized content will not be accepted. Inaccurate and unfactual contents will not be accepted.Users will only be awarded…

Blocto Token $BLT Multi-Chain Ecosystem IDO [02] — Dexlab IDO

Revealing the 2nd piece of info for this highly expected public sale: Dexlab IDO. Before you continues, make sure you have gone through The Blocto Token Whitepaper and Tokenomics! Blocto Token WhitepaperTokenomics ⚠️ Do NOT attempt to search for $BLT and buy $BLT on any other exchanges before our official announcement.⚠️ Public Sale Details Ticker: $BLTToken Type: Flow Fungible Token / Teleported Version on BSC / Teleported Version on SolanaOfficial $BLT token contract addressSale Price: 0.4 tUSDT / BUSD / USDC (SPL) per $BLTSale Term:…

Blocto Token $BLT Multi-Chain Ecosystem IDO [01] — Impossible IDO

Soft Fire Makes Sweet Malt Blocto is proud to announce that Sep.10th, 2021 will be the start of our month-long $BLT public sale. Revealing the 1st piece of info for this highly expected public sale: Impossible IDO. Before you continue, make sure you have gone through The Blocto Token Whitepaper and Tokenomics! Blocto Token WhitepaperTokenomics ⚠️ Do NOT attempt to search for $BLT and buy $BLT on any other exchanges before our official announcement.⚠️ Public Sale Details Ticker: $BLTToken Type: Flow Fungible Token / Teleported…

Blocto Token $BLT Multi-Chain Ecosystem IDO [03] — Blocto Token $BLT Public Sale

Blocto is thrilled to announce the information of the $BLT public sale on Flow. Before you continue, make sure you have gone through The Blocto Token Whitepaper and Tokenomics! Blocto Token Whitepaper and TokenTokenomics ⚠️ Do NOT attempt to search for $BLT and buy $BLT on any other exchanges before our official announcement.⚠️ Public Sale Details Ticker: $BLTToken Type: Flow Fungible Token / Teleported Version on BSC / Teleported Version on SolanaOfficial $BLT token contract addressSale Price: 0.4 tUSDT / BUSD / USDC (SPL) per…

Blocto Token White Paper

BLT is the utility and governance token of Blocto, which serves as the foundation of our ecosystem and the interconnective link between the wallet, Blocto-made products, and our users. Abstract In this whitepaper, we introduce Blocto and Blocto token, hereinafter referred to as Blocto token or BLT. Blocto is an integrated, cross-blockchain smart contract wallet service, which enables users and developers to interact with their cryptocurrencies, dApps, and NFTs frictionlessly. BLT is the utility and governance token of Blocto, which…

BLT Tokenomics

The street is where life happens in its most raw, unscripted, and unexpected Blocto is an integrated, cross-blockchain smart contract wallet service, which enables users and developers to interact with their cryptocurrencies, dApps, and NFTs frictionlessly. BLT is the utility and governance token of Blocto, which serves as the foundation of our ecosystem and the interconnective link between the wallet, Blocto-made products, and our users. Highlights & Summary The Blocto token total supply is 500,000,000 BLT. The genesis token circulation…