Web3 Starter

The goal of this project is to give you an opinionated boilerplate to start a
web3 project.


If you are interested in contributing to the project, first read our
contributing guidelines. Take a look at our
existing issues,
or if you come across an issue,
create an issue.
For feature requests,
start a discussion

Getting Started (Local Development)

  1. Install the dependencies

    npm install
    # or
  2. Start the project

    npm run dev
    # or
    yarn dev

Open http://localhost:3000 with your browser to see the

Getting Started (Gitpod)

The project can be run in Gitpod. Navigate to
https://gitpod.io/. If you
wish to load it in Gitpod as an external contributor, you will need to fork the
project first, then open the fork in Gitpod, e.g.

  1. Gitpod will take a minute or two to load.
  2. If this is the first time loading the project in Gitpod, it will take longer
    as all the npm packages are installing.
  3. The project wil start automatically in developer mode and the app will load
    in the Gitpod preview window.

For move information on Gitpod, check out the
Gitpod documentation.

Running tests

The project uses jest. For more information on jest, see
the official documentation.

To run tests:

npm test
# or
yarn test

To run tests in watch mode:

npm test:watch
# or
yarn test:watch

Building out components

When building out components in the project, shared components can go in the
components folder. Components can then be imported using the @components
alias, e.g. import { ExampleHeader } from '@components/Header';.


The project uses Storybook for building our
components. For more on Storybook, see the
official documentation.

Running Storybook

npm run storybook
# or
yarn storybook

Building Storybook Static Site

npm run build-storybook
# or
yarn build-storybook

Under the hood

Basic Sample Hardhat Project

This project demonstrates a basic Hardhat use case. It comes with a sample
contract, a test for that contract, a sample script that deploys that contract,
and an example of a task implementation, which simply lists the available

Try running some of the following tasks:

npx hardhat accounts
npx hardhat compile
npx hardhat clean
npx hardhat test
npx hardhat node
node scripts/sample-script.js
npx hardhat help

Unlike jest, tests for Hardhat are located in the /test folder and use

For more on Hardhat, see the
official documentation.


This is a Next.js project bootstrapped with

You can start editing the page by modifying pages/index.tsx. The page
auto-updates as you edit the file.

API routes can be accessed on
http://localhost:3000/api/hello. This
endpoint can be edited in pages/api/hello.ts.

The pages/api directory is mapped to /api/*. Files in this directory are
treated as API routes instead
of React pages.

To learn more about Next.js, take a look at the following resources:

You can check out
the Next.js GitHub repository – your
feedback and contributions are welcome!


For more on Apollo, check out their
official documentation.


For more on Ethers.js, check out their
official documentation.

Theme UI

For more on theme UI, check out their
official documentation.

Deploy on Vercel

The easiest way to deploy your Next.js app is to use the
Vercel Platform
from the creators of Next.js.

Check out our
Next.js deployment documentation for more


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