Grant ID: 863g83h2b
The Pond is a web3 news / information site to give a curated white hat crypto website. This allows people to have a safe, fun and informative space to learn more about web3.
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What type of grant are you pursuing?:
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How much funding are you looking for? (USD):
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Funding would support site costs, incentivize authors and allow us to further grow this project.
Have you applied for (or already received) funding from somewhere else?:
If yes, please describe where you’ve received funding from and how much you have, or will, receive:
What’s your vision for how your project will impact The Graph and/or web3?:
We believe that there needs to be a more trustworthy and relevant crypto native site with curated content. A place where real people involved in web 3 are able to share information without shilling projects and being disengenous. A curated crypto Medium run by white hats in the industry.
What can you share about any past work that is relevant to this grant?:
Yunt Capital is the parent company and they are a small venture capital firm attempting to be white hats in the space. Yunt is a small firm using their own limited funds. As part of being the white hats in the space they have created ThePond.wtf as a way to give back. Share information, guide ‘normies’ from the non-crypto life in a safe space helping them find their way and expand the Web3 community.
Can you share any information about current/past web3 experience?:
Creation of Yunt Capital. Advisors and investors in Parallel and many other web3 projects. Members on the guidance council of Echelon foundation. Tokenomics, defi and general web3 users and proponents.
Why are you interested in contributing to The Graph and/or web3?:
General proponent of web3. Believe The Graph is another of the white hats in the space and essential for the advancement. Believe that Web3 is the way to bring innovative methods to many current solutions. Financial freedom for many, with banks failing today it is an obvious next step