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  • Kevin Surakka

How to start a career in Web3?

If you're reading this, you're probably a crypto enthusiast, student, blockchain

expert, potential millionaire, or just a Web3 degen.

Congratulations! You are now an essential part of the internet's future! Web3 is the internet's next iteration, which aims to decentralize the web and allow peer-to-peer

interactions. It's taking the globe by storm. But don't fear, it's not too late

to participate. There are numerous opportunities to learn, participate, and

thrive in the Web3 ecosystem.

At the core of the Web3 ecosystem is blockchain technology. This distributed

ledger enables a trustless exchange of value and data- and thanks to

cryptography, interactions are safe and tamper-proof. But don't let the

technical jargon scare you away. There are plenty of resources available to

help you understand the basics. Online resources such as guides, tutorials, and books can serve as a solid basis. Twitter and Discord are excellent tools for connecting, engaging, and

learning with others in the field.

However, if you want to advance your expertise, attending Web3 events is the way to go. These events provide an excellent opportunity to network with others in the industry, discover job opportunities, remain current on the latest developments, and learn new skills.

Token2049, Ethereum Foundation events, NFT Paris, Bash, and NFT Tallinn are just a few examples of the numerous events available. If you want to stay on top of future events, platforms like Coindesk and NFTtech are examples of where you can find information about upcoming events.

Once you've got a handle on the fundamentals, contributing to established

projects is a great way to gain expertise and make a name for yourself in the

Web3 community. There are plenty of opportunities beyond the technical

elements. Marketing, legal, community management, and UI/UX design are just

a few of the options available.

Trying out different decentralized applications is perhaps the most exciting

method to get involved in Web3. DEXs such as Uniswap and Sushiswap enable

you to trade cryptocurrencies in an untrustworthy and decentralized

environment. Metaverses such as Decentraland and The Sandbox offer virtual

worlds in which users can engage with one another and with digital assets. But lets not forget about nfts

These one-of-a-kind digital pixelated monkeys and cat assets are causing

quite a stir in the art world. These assets also provide real-world use cases

ranging from tokenizing concert tickets to digital identities, supply chain

management, or simply flexing your 100k€ profile picture online. Joining an

NFT community can provide access to exclusive events as well as insight into

the newest trends.

Launching a career in Web3 is an exciting chance to be a part of the internet's

future. With the Web3 ecosystem sweeping the globe, there has never been a

better moment to get involved. Whether you're a crypto enthusiast, expert, or

simply curious, there are numerous resources available to help you grasp the

fundamentals, so, don't be afraid to dive in and explore the possibilities.

Who knows, you might just become the next big thing in Web3!

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