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Ethereum Cookbook

By : Manoj P R
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Ethereum Cookbook

By: Manoj P R

Overview of this book

Ethereum and Blockchain will change the way software is built for business transactions. Most industries have been looking to leverage these new technologies to gain efficiencies and create new business models and opportunities. The Ethereum Cookbook covers various solutions such as setting up Ethereum, writing smart contracts, and creating tokens, among others. You’ll learn about the security vulnerabilities, along with other protocols of Ethereum. Once you have understood the basics, you’ll move on to exploring various design decisions and tips to make your application scalable and secure. In addition to this, you’ll work with various Ethereum packages such as Truffle, Web3, and Ganache. By the end of this book, you’ll have comprehensively grasped the Ethereum principles and ecosystem.
Table of Contents (13 chapters)

Affiliating programs to attract more users

Affiliate programs are one of the most widely used methods to attract more users. The program pays a person who helps bring in business. This can also be hardcoded into a smart contract to provide a referral bonus based on various factors.

In this recipe, you will learn how to create an affiliate program that rewards a person for bringing in new business. The referral bonus provided will be a percentage of the coins or tokens involved in the transaction. The logic stays as part of the smart contract to bring trust and transparency to the system.

Getting ready

You need to have a working installation of Ethereum (geth, Parity, ganache, and so on) or the Remix IDE to test this recipe...