Aragon Glossary

This page explains some of the terms commonly used within the Aragon ecosystem.


Aragon is a project to empower freedom by creating tools for decentralized organizations to thrive.


The Aragon client

The Aragon client is the flagship product of the Aragon project. It is an open source decentralized application that empowers users to create and participate in blockchain-based organizations. Organizations created using Aragon are digital-native and censorship-resistant.


Aragon Network

The Aragon Network is a DAO that is comprised of a network of DAOs. It is a blockchain-native jurisdiction that supports interactions between sovereign entities by incorporating limited liability using economic incentives. It can support both human-readable contracts as well as smart contracts.


Aragon Association

The Aragon Association is a non-profit entity that safeguards the values of the Aragon project by allocating the resources from the token sale towards funding activities and teams that move them forward.


Aragon One

Aragon One is a company formed by the founders of the Aragon project, building the tools and community necessary for the project to succeed.


Aragon One blog

The Aragon One blog can be found at Contains blog posts from the Aragon One team.



Autark is an organization that established for the purpose of advancing life on Earth, with a special focus on DAOs, Aragon, worker-autonomy, and access to tools that support the global development of complex mega-projects.


Autark blog

The Autark blog can be found at Contains blog posts from the Autark team.


Aragon Black

Aragon Black is the third full-team of the Aragon project taking part in its fight for freedom and full decentralization.

Aragon Black is the banner below which the Pando team has gathered to continue developing a decentralized VCS enabling coordination and the rise of new collaborative projects, to carry the Aragon manifesto’s values and finally to help in creating Aragon applications allowing human autonomy.


Aragon Black blog

The Aragon Black blog can be found at Contains blog posts from the Aragon Black team.


Aragon Chat

A place to have discussions and to chat about all Aragon related things. An open source chat server built on the Rocket Chat platform.


Aragon Wiki

The home to Aragon-related resources and assets such as historical information, user-related and general documentation, design items, job listings, tutorials and other related material.


Aragon project blog

The Aragon project blog can be found at Contains blog posts related to the project under categories Announcements, Product, Governance, Research, Aragon Network & Community.

There are also collections which contain posts on specific topics. These are Transparency Reports, Development Updates, Nest Updates & Governance Proposals.


Aragon Forum

A forum specifically to engage in long-form discussions related to Aragon's research efforts including governance, economics, and token engineering.


Aragon Developer Portal

Home to developer documentation, guides & tutorials on the infrastructure and tools built by Aragon.


Developer glossary

For developer tools and frameworks like aragonOS or aragonCLI, you can check out the developer glossary.