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Steem is a social blockchain platform that focuses on decentralized applications, an example of which is the popular Steemit publishing platform. Launched in 2016 by EOS founder Dan Larimer and Ned Scott, STEEM is one of the earliest examples of a social and content-focused platform that employs cryptocurrencies and the blockchain. 

Steem’s mission is to empower communities by giving them smart tokens to incentivize users to help grow communities and foster participation.

Steem’s most prominent application, Steemit, is a publishing platform where content creators are rewarded with the cryptocurrency token STEEM for the quality they produce. There is also a stablecoin available on the network called Steem Dollars (SBD). Both tokens can be traded on an internal decentralized exchange. Transaction fees are replaced by the inflation rate of the token.

Several other decentralized applications have already been created on Steem. Other dapps include Steem Engine, a platform for issuing and trading Steem-based tokens; DTube, a decentralized platform for uploading and sharing video material; SteemPress, a WordPress plugin connecting WordPress and Steem; and more.

The Steem team is currently focusing on developing Smart Media Tokens, which will “will allow anyone to create their own token...and use those tokens to fundraise, monetize content, and grow their own social communities.” This is intended to help communities in the content creation space to launch their own tokens to support themselves and establish mutually beneficial mini-ecosystems.

Earn Money From Your Photos - APPICS

28 Mar 2020 1 minute read 20 comments fycee

You read it right! Earning money in as easy as taking photos of yourself, friends, places, inanimate objects and even former photos you had a long time ago. Just make sure it's yours and you're ready to start your career with us. The Beta-phase has a...


28 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoBitcoinChris

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Steem blockchain activity significantly down since Hive fork

27 Mar 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Solominer

The fork to Hive has had quite the impact on the Steem blockchain, with only about a quarter as many operations occurring pre-fork. It would seem most dapps have left the space, causing a drop in activity. I hope that Hive joins Blocktivity soon,...

Hive Versus Steem : A comparison of Engagement and Earnings

27 Mar 2020 1 minute read 1 comment offgrid

Testing Testing 1,2,3 .... Thought I would see how these 2 posts fair on each Chain... Is it worth it to Cross Post on Steemy ? Not really.... But as far as understanding the difference in engagement on your work it certainly provides a clear example...

🔥PEAKD.COM wins the battle against STEEMIT.COM!

26 Mar 2020 1 minute read 0 comments resiliencia

Hello! Today I saw on twitter that the website State of the dApps, which tracks dApps usability shows that there is more people using than and even! It means that the community wants the HIVE Blockchain to be a suc...

Surpassinggoogle - Discussing Hive (The Recent Fork Of Steem)

26 Mar 2020 8 minute read 0 comments surpassinggoogle

In the video above, i discussed what HIVE means to me. Kindly watch!!! Note: I forgot to read contest post by @theycallmedan titled 'What Does Hive Mean To Me' until after i have done my video. I was only able to answer the question, 'what does HIVE...

Hive: A new Crypto Blog is born

26 Mar 2020 1 minute read 7 comments dexpartacus

  A few days ago the Crypto Blogging site called Hive was born out of Steemit's ribs. The Hard Fork recently brought a separation of some Witnesses from their old platform creating a whole new one. In this video we're going to see together the offic...

4 Exchanges Where HIVE Coin Listed For Trade

26 Mar 2020 3 minute read 1 comment Lucky-Ali

Hive and hbd coins are differentiated from stem and sbd, which will be used for new chain hive.As a result of the hard work of the community, we received this new blockchain or else we would be crushed by Justin. Despite Steem being a very good block...


25 Mar 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Franklinlee

      Did you see the play on words I did there with the title 😂😂😂     For people like me who do not like the Tron founder Justin Sun, I was definitely not happy when news broke out that he had taken over Steemit, the biggest Crypto content curation...

Where And How You Can Use Hive

25 Mar 2020 1 minute read 6 comments Scott Cunningham

I’ve gotten a lot of questions about Hive recently asking me where you can use it, how can it be used, amongst many more. Today I will be going through all these questions and showing you what Hive looks like on a few platforms. What I’m covering bas...