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Getting Started with DERO

What is DERO?

DERO is a new blockchain technology written in Golang with a focus on enhanced Privacy and Smart Contracts while maintaining the transparency and security of the blockchain.

The goal is to create a unique state of the art blockchain technology with enhanced reliability, privacy, security, usability, and ortability by bringing together some of the best proven technologies like CryptoNote Protocol and Smart Contracts, thereby allowing for the creation of Private Smart Contracts.

Below is essentially a checklist of tasks you have to do to get started with DERO.

1. Setting Up a New Wallet

First things first, a wallet to hold all of that revolutionary crypto!

To view a list of them, and guides on how to set them up, you can go here

2. Start Mining DERO

Mining is essentially the process of using your computer to solve complex math equations, which helps verify and secure a cryptocurrency network, in our case, it is the DERO network. By doing this, you will be rewarded with DERO.

If you want to learn about cryptocurrencies, mining is a great place to start!

To view an in-depth guide on how to mine DERO, you can view this guide

3. Socialize!

We have a great community and would love for you to join in!

You can join our Discord, our Slack Channel, or come on over in our subreddit! We can't wait to see you :)