This is very bare-bones. I will be continuously updating with code scripts, flow charts, etc.
- Project Title: Solana Weekly News NFT
- Project Summary: A weekly newsletter that compiles and highlights the latest news from the Solana ecosystem in the form of a compressed NFT, allowing subscribers to receive an engaging visual summary of the week’s events.
- Business Use Case: Providing an innovative and engaging way for users to stay updated on the latest Solana news, while promoting the adoption of NFTs and fostering interest in the Solana ecosystem.
- Problems Addressed: Simplifying the process of consuming weekly news updates on Solana by delivering them in a unique, visually appealing, and easily digestible format.
- Persona: Solana enthusiasts, blockchain and cryptocurrency investors, developers, and anyone interested in staying informed about the Solana ecosystem.
- API Integration Steps:
Create Underdog Protocol account.
Collect relevant Solana news from various sources (e.g., blogs, social media, news websites).
Create a visual summary (Infographic) of the news using Canva or Figma (e.g., a collage, infographic, or animation).
Convert the visual summary into a compressed NFT using the API.
- Create Project
Distribute the NFT to newsletter subscribers.
- Send via Wallet
- Send via Claim Link by connecting to apps via Underdog Plug-Ins
7. Tools & Technologies:
- Underdog Protocol API (for NFT integration)
- React or Angular (for web app framework)
- Suitable backend technology (e.g., Node.js, Django)
- Database system (e.g., MongoDB, PostgreSQL)
- Web scraping tools or APIs for collecting news on Solana
8. Samples of getting Started on Underdog :
9. User Flows
- Sign up Via Airtable Form
- Email Address
2. Receive Email with Newsletter
- Image of NFT
- Infographic with Top 5 Stories on Solana
- Claim Link to mint compressed NFT
- “ Hey, here’s the picture of this weeks newsletter. What do you think? If you’d like to own this — you can claim it as a Compressed NFT. Here’s a link for you to claim”
3. Claim NFT
4. Surface + Search xRAY Link
- Refresh Claim Link to Show Minted NFT on X-ray
- Send NFT
- Capture Email (with link)
- Update Mint Address on Form
- Create Project
- Create NFT
- Create Claim Link
- Generate Mint Address (X-ray Link)
- Create Inforgaphic
- Create Inforgraphic
- Setting up Airtable Automation
3. Create Underdog Protocol Project
- Create NFT for each Week within Underdog
4. Test Sending of Email
5. Set Reminder to change automation each week