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Aragon Glossary

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

Aragon

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

Website: https://aragon.org

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.

Website: https://app.aragon.org

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.

Website: https://aragon.org/network

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.

Website: https://aragon.org/project

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.

Website: https://wiki.aragon.org

Aragon project blog

The Aragon project blog can be found at https://blog.aragon.org. 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.

Website: https://blog.aragon.org

Aragon Forum

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

Website: https://forum.aragon.org/

Aragon Developer Portal

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

Website: https://hack.aragon.org

Developer glossary

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