The BanklessDAO Glossary
A list of interesting terms and DAO words. You don't have to do anything in order to complete this step, just feel free to check around and catch up with our lingo. You will not be made to feel like an outsider if you don't speak English or our lingo though, so don't worry about any kind of consequences. bDAO's education guild is actually comprised of a healthy share of Asians, Europeans, and Americans!
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Stand alone projects with fixed prices for a defined task.
Each guild handles their own bounties and can be found on the guild's Bounty Board.
Bounty is paid when the objectives of that bounty are met.
A weekly DAO wide call that give an update about what is happening in the DAO
A collection of NFT commonly representing members of the BanklessDAO that can be bought and minted on Opensea. BanklessDAO members are known to reach out to Perchy to commission their own unique Chippi. Various Chippi characters are often found scattered across the Bankless Location Map NFT.
This is fin4thepeople
This is Angyts
This is Asturias
This is ThePsychGuy
This is iSpeakNerd
This is a bot that tell you that you have received a tip ( also look under Tipping) from a member.
Collab Land will send you a message to say how much your tip is and who it is from.
The message you will receive will be :
Hey, Lipstick sent you 50 Banks
This simply means anyone you help or contributes to a project, group or guild. In the DAO you can contribute to multiple project and guilds.
Decentralized Autonomous Organisation
Sometimes called a decentralized autonomous corporation, is an organization represented by rules encoded as a computer program that is transparent, controlled by the organization members and not influenced by a central government.
Decentralized finance offers financial instruments without relying on intermediaries such as brokerages, exchanges, or banks. Instead, it uses smart contracts on a blockchain
Do Your Own Research
Fear Of Missing Out
eg: He bought BTC yesterday because it was MOONing ( price going up fast) . He FOMOed in!
Fear Uncertainty Doubt
eg: There is a lot of FUB out there so please DYOR (Do Your Own Research)
Programs that help in assimilating NM ( New Members) into the respective guilds.
eg. Marketing Guild First Quest/ Education Guild First Quest
Gonna Make It
Derived from Holder. It describes people who hold on to the crypto they have and do not sell it.
Also known as Hold On for Dear Life
eg. He is a HODLer.
In Real Life
IRL doctor: In real life I am a doctor.
Learn to Earn
A method that is used as an incentive for people to attend a session that teaches you something.
Eg. The polygon workshop conducted by Fin4thepeople was an L2E workshop. People who completed the workshop earn some MATIC tokens.
Price going up fast.
eg. Check out this crypto! It is MOONing!
Minimum Variable Product
First version of a product/proposal which is can be review by the appropriate group.
Mission Value Vision
A non-fungible token (NFT) is a non-interchangeable unit of data stored on a blockchain, a form of digital ledger, that can be sold and traded.
NFT can be pics, music, twitter post, gifs etc
Not Gonna Make It
Original Gangster (people who have been around the crypto scene since 2013/2014 BTC rush)
It can also be used to reference people who have been at the beginning of a project.
Objectives and Key Results
Time scheduled by Talent Coordinator ( from the various Guilds) to meet up with new entrants to the DAO and answer any question to help assimilate them into the DAO.
Play to Earn
Video games and virtual worlds that gamers play for crypto token rewards. Some games require an investment in tokens or NFTs, while others allow people to earn crypto by playing.
A pic that represents you in social media icons.
Proof of Attendance Protocol are ERC-721 tokens that are used to give attendees a way to prove their record of life experiences. Think of this as the lanyard you take home from a conference, but recorded on the blockchain.
It is a treasury management software, a decentralised application (Dapp).
The site is here https://parcel.money/
A similar software is like gnosis safe.
It means you have been scammed or hacked.
A Dynamic Map of Accountability for the Whole Organization.
It is a graphic and dynamic representation of the guilds, projects and the people connected with them.
Snapshot is a voting tool based on the IPFS decentralized storage system, used by many crypto projects to poll their user bases.
If you have a governance proposal that required DAO wide participation, you put the poll on Snapshot and get the community to vote on it.
Talent Coordinators are role holder who run the Office Hours for the guild. Each guild has their guild specific Talent Coordinators. They help new comers which their question, find out what their interest are and guide them on how to contribute to the DAO.
Person assigned to complete a given task within a project.
When you tip, you are giving some of your Banks (Tips) to another member of the DAO to show appreciation or acknowledgement for work done, suggestions given, anything in fact!
Tipping is done in the 'Hype-and-recognition' channel under General.
!tip @(discord name) (amount) Banks
For ( write reason)
!tip @honey 100 Banks
for taking the notes for today's meeting.
We're All Gonna Make It.
This is a group of people working on a guild or DAO specific project. This is where the work is done to ensure that the project is successfully worked through to completion.
An opportunity to teach or learn from each other about different Web3 topics.