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Mint Solana NFT Using Anchor and Metaplex

29 minute read Published: 2023-08-25

In the previous article I showed you how to mint Solana NFT with the Metaplex sdk and the Solana SDK in native Rust.

In this article we will mint our NFt using anchor, which is a Solana program framework. Learn more about anchor in this link

Mint Solana NFT Using Rust & Metaplex SDK

25 minute read Published: 2023-07-25

Solana is a public, permissionless blockchain launched in 2020. It leverages computer hardware for its high throughput and performance. Solana has been the pioneer in cutting-edge innovation leading in the adoption of tech like concurrent Merkle trees, interfaces, token-2022...etc

I briefly talked about some differences between Solana and EVM chains previously and in this article I will take you through the process of minting an NFT using the Rust Solana SDK and the MetapleX SDK.

Build a Simple Backend API Server with Actix and Diesel 1

16 minute read Published: 2023-07-10

In this article we will implement a backend api server for a contacts application that uses Postgres for persistent data storage.

NOTE: I am working on Linux and some of these instructions might not work for Other OSs.

We will use Actix - a powerful and pragmatic web framework, diesel - 'a safe & extensible rust ORM' and Postgres for persistent data storage.

Postgres Notes II

3 minute read Published: 2023-06-27

Part II of the Postgres notes

Postgres Notes I

7 minute read Published: 2023-06-26

Tutorial notes and additions on Derek Banas' video on Postgres.

Postgres is an open source relational Database Management System.