About NEAR

NEAR is an open source platform that enables creators, communities, and markets to drive a more open, interconnected and consumer-empowered world. 

Developer Friendly

Write contracts using common languages like Rust or AssemblyScript

Get Paid

Developers receive 30% of the fees their contracts generate.

Limitless Scalability

NEAR’s sharded infrastructure scales infinitely with low, stable gas fees.

Built-in Bridges

Move assets, contracts, and data seamlessly between Ethereum or Polkadot.

Go Green

The world’s first certified climate-neutral blockchain.

Super Fast

Transfer tokens instantly between NEAR accounts.


NEAR Tools and Technologies


NEAR Workshops and Tutorials


About Aurora

Aurora is an EVM built on the NEAR Protocol, delivering a turn-key solution for developers to operate their apps on an Ethereum-compatible, high-throughput, scalable and future-safe platform, with low transaction costs for their users.


Aurora Tools and Technologies



Integration resources


Learn more about the Rainbow Bridge



About Octopus Network

The Octopus Network is a multichain interoperable cryptonetwork for launching and running Web3.0 Substrate-based application-specific blockchains, aka appchains. The Octopus Network is committed to unleashing a new wave of innovation for Web3.0.


Octopus Network Tools and Technologies


Explore Code Examples

Deploy NFTs, Social Tokens, and messaging with ease.

Non-fungible Token (NFT)
Example implementations of tokens to represent unique assets, such as collectibles or deeds, using the NEP-4 spec (similar to ERC-721).
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Guest Book
Sign in with NEAR and add a message to the guest book.
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Counter (Rust)
Simple counter in Rust. Increment, decrement, and reset. See branches for extended usage.
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Fungible Token (FT)
Example implementations of money like tokens, where one token is the same as any other, using the NEP-141 spec (similar to ERC-20).
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Status Message
Set and retrieve status messages per account with this simple smart contract.
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Counter (AssemblyScript)
Increment and decrement a counter with this simple smart contract via a web page.
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Proof of Work Faucet
Proof of work faucet for near accounts to gain NEAR from a React app.
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NEAR Wallet Integration
This example demonstrates how to integrate your application with NEAR Wallet.
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