Augur Weekly Report — August 7th

The Augur Affiliate Blueprint

Introducing, Affiliates. Starting in v2, Augur’s incentive compatibility will be even further emphasized to encourage adoption of the protocol:

It’s simple. In v2, if you share a link to Augur, whenever someone clicks on that link and ends up trading on *any* Augur markets at *any* time you will earn a slice of fees.

Augur Metrics:

Pre-Finalization Markets: 326

All-Time Finalized Markets: 2,245

Pre-Finalization Open Interest: $279,750.43 (1,247 ETH)

CASH Contract: $704,369.92 USD (3,146 ETH)

ETH Price: $223.88

The Forecast Foundation has no role in the operation of markets, trades or actions created or performed on the Augur protocol, nor does it have the ability to censor, restrict, control, modify, change, revoke, terminate or make any changes to markets created on the Augur protocol. The Forecast Foundation has no more control over the Augur protocol than anyone else using Ethereum.

Thus, we do not seek to advise others on how to use the protocol. We encourage those in the community that are well educated on Augur to pay it forward and share their ideas for best practices, tips, fixes and etc with the larger community via Twitter, Reddit, Github and other community channels.For more information regarding the role of the Forecast Foundation, checkout the FAQ.

Cheers,

The Forecast Foundation OU

An open-source, decentralized, peer-to-peer prediction market platform built on Ethereum. Augur.net

An open-source, decentralized, peer-to-peer prediction market platform built on Ethereum. Augur.net