post-caseStudy-shiftly-fix

How Simplicity Drives DeFi Dapp Engagement

Blocknative

By Blocknative in blockchain, usability, Case Study, Dapp, DeFi on August 13, 2019

Shiftly is a zero-fee, non-custodial aggregator of decentralized exchanges.  The objective is to help you quickly and conveniently find the best price to swap your crypto – across multiple liquidity pools. Shiftly currently supports Kyber, Uniswap, and Airswap. When you want to make a trade, you search through the providers and then trade directly on their smart contract via the Shiftly dapp.  

Read More
post-cancelTransaction (1)

Everything You Need to Know About Canceled Transactions – and How They Break Dapp UX

Is your Dapp displaying incorrect information to users? It probably is — through no fault of your own.

Since the start of the year, we have conducted more than 30 Dapp Transaction Usability Audits. Every Audit involves 50+ unique quantitative metrics and qualitative evaluations. One surprising finding: we have yet to audit a Dapp that cleanly handles either Canceled or Sped Up transactions. Why? 

Read More
CMW-Hero-Image-3

Lessons Learned: The Role of Community in a Successful Dapp Launch

Blocknative

By Blocknative in blockchain, usability, Case Study, Dapp on August 7, 2019

CryptoMiner World is a crypto-collectible game where players can dig up crypto treasures from beneath a virtual landscape. Players find tradable in-game assets like silver, gold, gems, and more. Hidden throughout the world are keys to rare chests that contain anywhere from 10 to 2,000 ETH. Yes, that's more than $400,000!

In many ways, CryptoMiner World is a next-generation blockchain game. 

Read More
Space-Miners

Case Study: Space Miners Deploys Vaporwave-Styled Blockchain Notifications with Blocknative Assist

Blocknative

By Blocknative in blockchain, usability, Case Study, Dapp on July 10, 2019

Space Miners is a decentralized round-based game running on the Ethereum Mainnet. Players take turns sending miners to a planet for a chance to win that round’s earnings, which are then paid out in the Kerium Crystal  (KMC) ERC-20 token. KMC can be sold back to the Space Miners contract at any time in exchange for Ether... but, every time a new round is completed, the relative price of KMC increases so that players are incented to HODL. 

Read More
post-09release

A Powerful New API for Blockchain Transaction Notifications in Blocknative Assist 0.9

Chris Meisl

By Chris Meisl in blockchain, usability on July 2, 2019

Our latest release of Blocknative Assist includes a new Transaction Notification API for Dapp developers and wallet providers. This simple but powerful API delivers instant updates on every transaction state change. 

Read More
post-powerlaws

Guessing a Private Key: Beyond Chainsplaining Part IV

Matt Cutler

By Matt Cutler in blockchain, Beyond Chainsplaining on June 26, 2019

What if I told you that you could control a crypto account with hundreds of millions of dollars in value just by guessing a single number?

Read More
Nifty-Football-Cover-V2

Case Study: Nifty Football Delivers Breakout UX with Blocknative Assist

Blocknative

By Blocknative in blockchain, usability, Case Study, Dapp on June 5, 2019

Nifty Football takes user experience to the next level with Blocknative Assist

We’re happy to share that Nifty Football has deployed Blocknative Assist into their Dapp, providing the Ethereum ecosystem with a live example of state-of-art transaction usability. 

Read More
0.8 release announcement-v2

Mobile Notifications Now a Reality with Blocknative Assist 0.8

Chris Meisl

By Chris Meisl in blockchain, usability on June 4, 2019

Since launching Blocknative Assist, we have received a lot of great feedback from the Dapp developer community. Based upon feedback from our users, we're excited to announce that our latest 0.8 release now meets your users wherever they are – including mobile Dapp browsers.

Read More
post-chainsplain-part-3

Holding Every Private Key in the Palm of Your Hand: Beyond Chainsplaining Part III

Our objective with the Beyond Chainsplaining series is to explore metaphors and stories you can use to help explain blockchain. In our last post, we built out our first 'metaphor of the moment': Blockchains as Brick Walls

In this post, we'll introduce a new and different ‘metaphor of the moment’ — how to hold virtually every possible private key in your hands. On a single sheet of paper. 

Read More
post-bricks-in-the-wall-1

Beyond Chainsplaining: Blockchains as Brick Walls and Other Ways to Light the Lightbulb

Our recent Enough with the Chainsplaining post seemed to strike a nerve – in a positive way! – within the Ethereum community. Ecosystem thought-leaders and crypto-newbies alike have reached out to encourage us to continue on this theme. We clearly have good company in our quest to figure effective ways to discuss the foundational concepts that make blockchain technology so compelling.

Read More

Building a Dapp or Wallet?

Give users real-time updates on blockchain transactions. Boost confidence. Increase engagement. Improve retention. Drive growth.

Click Here to Book a Demo