November is a wrap! We are proud of our determined and bright community, and our monthly Community Spotlight newsletter will keep you apprised regarding notable community activities. Let’s dive into just some of the ways the ARK community shined in November 2019.
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT QUESTIONS
Here are the November 2019 Community Engagement Questions:
- What would you like to hear more about in the ARK Crypto Podcast?
- Would you like to see any articles on specific topics published to our blog?
- Have you come across any companies or projects recently that you think would be a good fit as a partner?
- Which Tier 0 Projects are you excited about? Have any cool ideas we can add to the list?
- Have you done anything cool to help out ARK recently?
- What’s the most interesting thing you read in our blog over the past couple months?
- What features or improvements would you like to see implemented in the ARK Explorer?
- Do you have any ideas that the ARK Community Committee can tackle and work on together?
- What’s your favorite feature of the ARK Mobile Wallet?
- Where are your pain points using ARK technology?
COMMUNITY SERVICE SPOTLIGHT
Here’s the Community Service Spotlight for this month:
- ‘Jorma’ maintained ArkDirectory.com .
- Delegate ‘Fun’ continued to run ARK games online with daily ARK prizes.
- Delegates ‘Biz_Classic’ and ‘Del’ ran ARK faucets here and here .
- Delegate ‘Alessio’ continued combing through ARK code to locate and repair vulnerabilities, making progress that contributed to new Core updates.
- Delegates ‘Goose’ and ‘ArkMoon’ continue their service, ARK CSV Generator, and Income Estimator , to aid in trading and income reporting. You can input public keys to ARK addresses and get a report including fiat values. The resource does not constitute formal tax advice.
- Delegate ‘Jarunik’ runs a continuous coding and non-coding general bounty service, with opportunities for both smaller and larger projects. Get involved here .
- This month, Delegate ‘Jarunik’ collaborated with the ARK Community Committee on Reddit to award some ARK for Reddit engagement .
- Delegate ‘Cryptology’ continued operating the ARKTippr tip bot , compatible with both Reddit and Twitter.
- Delegate ‘Cam’s Yellow Jacket’ made announcements pertaining to their Arklings Fantasy Football League event here and here .
- Cam of Delegate ‘Cam’s Yellow Jacket’ also ran a special promotion regarding paper wallets using some personal funds.
- Delegate Drakeler created an infographic for some of the things you can do with ARK.
Watch this video on how to get involved with ARK, all skills welcome.
NOTABLE REDDIT POSTS
The Ark Ecosystem Subreddit is a great place to seek ARK knowledge, and you can always find new and engaging content there. New to ARK? Check out my Welcome to ARK Reddit Post with simple instructions to follow.
Here are some notable November posts:
- A suggestion to pursue a conversation with fellow French company Ubisoft
- A discussion on the similarities of NANO and ARK
- A question about the multi-chain aspect of the ARK Ecosystem.
- A request for an update from the ARK Team (good read)
- A Bittrex announcement that deposit addresses are getting changed out
- A question about multivoting
- An ARKTippr technical support question
- An update request on ARK/EUR pairs
- A request for documentation to address an ETH issue
- A question about NFTs on ARK bridgechains
You can browse more content and contribute your own voice to the ARK Subreddit- who knows, you may even receive an ARK tip from a community member using Delegate Cryptology’s intuitive ArkTippr Reddit tipbot .
ARK runs monthly bounty programs for coders who contribute to our codebase on the ARK Ecosystem GitHub . Independent programmers can work side by side with our international team and make the ARK toolkit even more powerful and stable.
To compress this newsletter, we will link to the reports moving forward.
Multiple coders are contributing to the ARK toolkit 24/7, and you can too — it’s fun, rewarding, and you can earn ARK as well! Get started here .
If you don’t know how to code, but you have ideas to improve ARK open source projects, use this video to help you let developers know.
You can also now push issues onto ARK GitHub repos without a GitHub account using the Ark.Party Discord Bot .
ARK COMMUNITY COMMITTEE
ARK Community Committee Promo Video The ARK Community Committee creates and deploys community resources through anonymous and sponsored ARK donations. Completed ACC projects include:
- ArkTimeline.com — All ARK’s achievements and accomplishments in one place, searchable filterable, and linkable by the query string .
- ArkThoughts.com — Community opinions on 30 ARK concepts, including the Core, wallets, Explorer, SmartBridge Technology, and media channels.
- Crypto Trivia Night Questions — Trivia questions for the new show Crypto Trivia Night
To join the ACC, locate me on Discord.ARK.io .
ARK COMMUNITY FUND
If you have an idea for an ARK project, large or small, and you are looking for funding, consider submitting a proposal to the ARK Community Fund for review. The ARK Community Fund started as a community initiative and the elected board reviews ideas and projects that enhance ARK. Their website is ArkCommunity.Fund .
The opportunities that ARK Ecosystem provides are ever-growing, and there are many ways you can get in on the action. To reach me, you can contact me on the ARK Slack or Discord : @ Justin (doubled1c3).
Looking forward to December!