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Build a Blockchain Taco Shop with Ark.io

Point. Click. Blockchain.

Workshop Overview

  • Intermediate
  • 3 Hours
  • Blockchain, dApp, Ark, Ark Deployer

Learning Objectives

  • Learn the structure of a dApp
  • Creating a dApp using Ark
  • Deploy a dApp onto the Ark using the Ark Deployer

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About this Workshop

In this workshop, participants will build a Taco store using common technologies such as HTML, TypeScript, and CSS. However, the application uses multiple plugins to integrate with Ark’s Blockchain. The Plugins that are used make it possible to perform and record transactions via the app on the Ark Network.


Ark Blockchain

Ark is an open-source blockchain ecosystem available for developers to build their applications with. Ark provided access to technologies such as Blockchain, Desktop, and Mobile wallets.


Ark Wallet

The Ark currency is managed and maintained via the Ark Wallet. Participants in this workshop will create a developer account and fill it with some fake currency. This will let them make transactions from your wallet within the application.

Requirements / Prerequisites

While no background knowledge in Blockchain technology is required, participants with familiarity in HTML/CSS, Javascript and TypeScript will be beneficial for participation in this workshop. Students should also have the following installed on their machines::

Supplies

When you host an MLH Localhost activity, we’ll send you everything you need to run it. Here’s what we’ll send you:

The List:

Resources & Downloads

Ark User Hub

Ark Developer Hub

Ark Documentation

Ark Deployer

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The hackers are waiting for you.


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