Top 5 Cryptocurrencies: Developer Activity Edition- November 2018

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Top 5 Cryptocurrencies: Developer Activity Edition- November 2018


In these series of reports, we are going to examine 5 cryptocurrencies with the most impressive developer activity this month. For this month’s report, we are going to look into all the developer activity done between 28th October – 25th November. The idea of these reports is to show you the projects which are attracting a lot of developers into their ecosystem.

Top 5 Cryptocurrencies: Developer Activity Edition- November 2018

For this month, we are looking into these cryptocurrencies:

  • 0x Protocol
  • Zilliqa
  • Waves
  • Lisk
  • Monero

All the graphs that we will use will be taken from:

  • . According to the article,

    “The Kit includes a simple, extensible 0x relayer codebase that can be forked or used as reference material as you create your own marketplace. If you’re new to working with Ethereum, developing on 0x from scratch can be challenging and time-consuming. The Launch Kit addresses these issues and simplifies 0x integration by dramatically reducing the effort needed to add decentralized token trading to your project.”

    A very simple way of understanding the 0x Launch Kit is to draw a comparison to WordPress. While WordPress is a free open-source software that can be used to easily set up a blog, however, it is impractical for large publishers like The New York Times, which may need more functionalities than what WordPress provides.

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    Similarly, the 0x Launch Kit is perfect for dApp developers who want simple functionalities, however, for a more sophisticated dApp, they will need to build their own custom solutions.

    Lake Trade Launch

    Lake Trade is a zero-fee trading platform built on top of 0x. The features of the platform are as follows:

    • Zero-fees trades
    • Millions of dollar in volume
    • User-friendly interface
    • Metamask support with Ledger and Trezor support coming soon
    • Proper customer support

    Exchange Volume Over the Last Month

    As per coinmarketcap, the exchange volume of 0x over the last month was $378,401,200.

    0x’s exchange volume, in the top 15 exchanges, over the last 24 hours was:

    Top 5 Cryptocurrencies: Developer Activity Edition- November 2018

    The top 3 exchanges with the most 24-hour volume (as of writing) are:

    • Coinbase Pro: $2,298,529 volume for ZRX/USD
    • BitMart: $2,069,971 volume for ZRX/ETH
    • Binance: $1,943,640 volume for ZRX/BTC

    Social Volume

    According to Solume, the social volume graph over the last 30 days for 0x looks as follows:

    Top 5 Cryptocurrencies: Developer Activity Edition- November 2018

    It looks like 0x Protocol is always pretty popular when it comes to social media discussions. They saw peak social media engagement on 1st November when