What to build on Stellar

Many people have started building Stellar applications and infrastructure, but even more have been asking for suggestions or a place to get started. Here are a few examples of the kinds of things you could build on top of Stellar. They’re not all new ideas, but they would be new to the Stellar ecosystem.

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There’s also a lot of infrastructure yet to be built. (Many of these are also reflected in the FAQ; which will be updated as ideas are fleshed out. Note also that many of these likely have equivalents already created for Bitcoin or Ripple.)

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One of the best things you can do to help the ecosystem is help make it easier for others to join. Here are some suggestions for what to create:

If you end up building things on Stellar (or want to talk things over before diving in), I’d love to hear about it.


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