Grant ID: 8686c6vzf
The Graph Audio Series aims to demystify and disseminate knowledge about The Graph’s complex ecosystem through engaging and accessible audio episodes, designed for both technical and non-technical audiences.
Describe what your project does or is aiming to do in 50 characters or less:
Educational audio series on The Graph.
If available, please enter a link to your project below:
How far along are you?:
Concept stage, with episode outlines drafted and a demo of 30 segundos audio on the website.
Why did you pick this idea to work on? Do you have domain expertise in this area? How do you know people need what you’re making?:
Chosen for its educational potential; with expertise in content creation and educational products (Pearson/Financial Times). The need is based on community feedback and a gap in accessible educational materials on The Graph.
What’s new about what you’re making? What substitutes do people resort to because it doesn’t exist yet (or they don’t know about it)?:
Unique blend of storytelling and technical explanation in audio format; currently, people rely on text-based resources which may not be as engaging or accessible.
What’s your vision for how your project will impact The Graph and/or web3?:
Envision the series increasing The Graph’s reach and comprehension, fostering a more informed and engaged community in the web3 space.
How will you measure success?:
Through listener engagement metrics, community feedback, and increased discourse around The Graph.
What milestones will you achieve in the coming weeks/months, with or without the grant?:
Drafting scripts, engaging voice-over, and producing the 10 episodes. The grant makes feasible the production and distribution.
Please select who you think will benefit from your project?:
Other, Curators, Delegators, Indexers, Subgraph Developers
How much funding are you looking for? (USD):
Provide a breakdown of your requested funding:
Script Development: $4,000 (Research, writing, and editing of scripts for 10 episodes)
Production Costs: $7,500 (Recording equipment, editing software, synth voices improvement)
Sound Design: $2,000 (Background music, sound effects, mixing and mastering)
Publishing: $1,000 (Promotion of the series on social media and community channels to reach 10,000 impressions on Spotify in the first month)
Have you applied for (or already received) funding from somewhere else?:
Can you share any information about current/past web3 experience?:
6 years in web3. 15+ in education. Worked in centralized exchanges and protocols. Avid learner, constantly researching digital assets, ecosystems, and communities.
Why are you interested in contributing to The Graph and/or web3?:
Passionate about making web3 technology understandable and approachable for everyone.
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What type of grant are you pursuing?:
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