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Cooking with the Permaweb

The Permaweb Cookbook is a developer resource that provides the essential concepts and references for buiding applications on the Permaweb. Each concept and reference will focus on specific aspects of the Permaweb development ecosystem while providing additional details and usage examples.


Welcome to the Arweave development community, where the past is forever etched in the blockchain and the future is full of endless possibilities. Let's build the decentralized web together!

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The Cookbook is designed in a way that makes it easy for new Permaweb developers to contribute. Even if you don't know how to do something, contributing to the cookbook is a great way to learn!

Check out all open issues here. Contribution guidelines here. if you find the cookbook is missing a concept, guide or reference, please add an issue.

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How to Read the Cookbook

The Permaweb Cookbook is split into different sections, each aimed at a different goal.

Core ConceptsBuilding blocks of the Permaweb that are good to know for development
GuidesSnack-sized guides about different tools for development
ReferencesReferences to commonly needed code snippets
Starter KitsFront-end Framework Starters to get you started building on the Permaweb in no time

Quick Starts

These are small guides to help developers from every experience level to ship code the the permaweb.