Get the BasicsLearn About Stacks
Before you can start building on Stacks, you need to know what it is and what makes it unique. In short, Stacks unleashes Bitcoin's potential to build a decentralized economy, without changing Bitcoin itself.
Meet ClarityLearn Clarity
One of the biggest advantages of building on Stacks is getting to program in its unique smart contract language, Clarity. Clarity has been intentionally designed from the ground up to help developers write secure, robust smart contracts. The Clarity website has numerous learning resources, including the Clarity Book and the cohort-based Clarity Camps.
Master StacksRead the Tutorials
Mastering Stacks is an ever-growing series of in-depth tutorials teaching you everything you need to know in order to build full-stack dapps with Stacks. By walking through building multiple start-to-finish projects, you'll learn all the essential pieces of the tech stack and how they all fit together to create dapps secured by Bitcoin.
Deepen Your KnowledgeJoin the Waitlist
For those ready to take their Stacks skills to the next level, Clarity Universe is a cohort-based educational experience to master Clarity and the Stacks ecosystem, with additional content on blockchains, videos, live workshops, Q&A, office hours, and a capstone hackathon.
Go ProView Open Jobs
Ready to make the leap into being a full-time professional Stacks developer? There are always multiple amazing companies hiring talented developers. Looking for something a little more casual? Apply for a Grant or Residency. Ready to go big and start your own company on Stacks? Apply for Stacks Ventures.
There's a lot going on in the Stacks ecosystem. The Resource Hub is your guide to exploring all of it. There are different articles, videos, Twitter spaces, and podcasts all categorized by what they'll help you do or learn about.
Web3 for Bitcoin
A live workshop going over the basics of what Stacks is, why to build on it, and how to get started.View Resource
Exploring Stacks with Trevor.btc
An episode of the "Bitcoin is Hard" podcast. An excellent overview of Stacks and its benefits for the curious and skeptical.View Resource
Stacks 101 Twitter Thread
A concise overview of what the Stacks chain is, how it works, and why its unique.View Resource
A technical overview of the functionality and design of the Stacks blockchain.View Resource
Proof of Transfer Whitepaper
A deep dive into Stacks' novel consensus mechanism, Proof of Transfer.View Resource
Securing Web3 Apps Through Bitcoin
An overview of the Stacks Proof of Transfer consensus mechanism and how it enables Stacks apps to be connected to and secured by Bitcoin.View Resource
What Kind of Blockchain is Stacks?
An in-depth article clearing up some misconceptions about what kind of blockchain Stacks actually is.View Resource
Blockchains Do Not Scale
A brief writeup of why blockchains do not and should not scale.View Resource
How Stacking Helps the Network
An overview of why the stacking functionality is good for the Stacks network as a whole.View Resource