Stacks (STX) is a Bitcoin Layer that enables the creation of smart contracts, decentralized finance (DeFi) applications, non-fungible tokens (NFTs), and other innovative apps. With Stacks, developers can build on top of the Bitcoin blockchain, utilizing its security and stability while unlocking new possibilities. Stacks provides a trustless Bitcoin peg and finality, making Bitcoin the foundation for a more secure Web3 and unlocking the potential of the Bitcoin economy.
Through the Stacks Bitcoin layer, developers can unlock the full potential of Bitcoin and create applications that leverage its powers. Learning resources such as videos, articles, and more are available to expand knowledge about Stacks. The Stacks Foundation curates news roundups and recaps from across the Stacks ecosystem to keep users informed. Developers can access the knowledge base for Stacks development, get started with building Bitcoin DeFi applications and NFTs, and find resources for becoming professional Stacks developers.
Joining the Stacks ecosystem provides access to a vibrant community of builders, developers, holders, and investors. Community members can explore apps built on Stacks, access their accounts and tokens through wallets, browse and create NFTs, and stay up to date with the latest updates, milestones, and improvements through the Stacks roadmap. Stacks aims to enable a better internet through decentralized apps and expand the functionality of the Bitcoin economy as a Bitcoin layer.