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Weekly Webtips

Building CoronaTracker with Blockstack: Authentication

I believe in decentralization and that data should be owned by users. While building CoronaTracker we used the Blockstack platform to build real decentralized applications. Today, we will talk about how we establish user authentication.

UX experience auth process

Authentication with blockstack looks like any traditional third-party authentication methodology. When the user first opens the app there is a blockstack “Get Started” button.

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Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store