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By Forefront - Nov 22, 2022
The Forefront Journal aims to offer high quality insights on tokenized communities and the intersection of web3 and culture. We are now accepting new pitches.
By Scott Moore and Maxwell Kanter - Aug 23, 2022
Forefront Journal publishes essays from the frontier of web3 social and tokenized communities. This is a guest essay from Scott Moore and Maxwell Kanter of Gitcoin.
By Forefront - Mar 20, 2023
Welcome to issue 132: This week we cover Metropolis team on Ownership, Gaby Goldberg on Web3 Consumer Products, Jacob Horne call to Mint, 0xJustice Decentralized Autonomous Corporations plus the latest mainstream news and more...
By Forefront - Mar 13, 2023
Welcome to issue 131: This week we cover the latest SVB <> Crypto Crisis, Jarrod Dicker fresh take on the next phase for "the Blockchain" Mainstream, Seed Club's Josh Cornelius on DAOS as Consumer Products, Meta Working on a decentralized App, Audius experimenting with NFT Gating and mainstream news and more...
By Forefront - Mar 6, 2023
Welcome to issue 130: This week we cover Account Abstraction Launch, Bobby Hundreds on NFT <> Creator Royalties, Boba Epicure piece on Nouns DAO governance, Gitcoin x Metalabel Drop mainstream news and more...
By Mashal Waqar - Sep 1, 2022
Forefront Journal publishes essays from the frontier of web3 social and tokenized communities. This is a guest essay from Mashal Waqar.
By Jihad Esmail - Jun 30, 2022
The goal of this essay is to further explore what makes tokenized communities valuable.
By Jihad Esmail and Forefront - Mar 21, 2022
Web3 has introduced a new type of organization: Tokenized Communities.
By Nir Kabessa - Nov 16, 2021
The West’s WeChat (an all-in-one app that can do everything) will be a “Super DApp” consisting of one/few web3 apps/platforms integrating with a growing set of permissionless protocols, standards, and cloud solutions. Some worthy contenders have already emerged.
By Joey DeBruin - Oct 7, 2021
Special thanks to Sari Azout, and to Jihad and Carlos from Forefront for help getting this piece put together. Follow along with me on Twitter as we set these experiments live over the coming months.
By rafathebuilder - Sep 3, 2021
Something important is happening: The birth of a new economy
By Austin Robey - Jul 5, 2021
This is a guest post featuring Austin Robey, co-founder at Ampled in an FF exclusive.
By Joey DeBruin and Nir Kabessa - Jun 17, 2021
The focus of this piece is to highlight the important business opportunities that social tokens and NFTs enable for services, software, and creators without 3rd party investment. We cover what tokenized access and subscriptions look like, ongoing experiments with the tech, as well as the numerous advantages over traditional SaaS.
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