Editorial Notes (vol. 2)
The team recently revamped our Explore Screen where you can navigate dApps across all the ecosystems Omni supports. The Explore Screen will continue to be updated weekly, with a curated selection of dApps and protocols for you to try out or interact with, as well as the most recent news updates across ecosystems so you don't have to leave your wallet to stay current.
In this week’s update, we are introducing fresh and exciting protocols like Gearbox, Index Coop, Polymarket, and more. Let’s look at them more in-depth below 👇 and of course, head over to Omni to see them featured live!
Easily invest in themed indices covering DeFi, the Metaverse, Data Economy, and more via Index Coop.
Instead of handpicking potential winners, invest in a particular sector and gain broad exposure to all the key players in the spaces you believe in. Besides the indices, Index Coop offers leveraged index products which enable you to get leveraged exposure to specific assets using collateralized debt. By using Index Coop’s products, you won’t have to worry about rebalancing or monitoring liquidation risks, as they make investing easy for new entrants as well as experienced participants.
Use DAOhaus to create a DAO in just a few clicks – and pay zero fees aside from gas.
DAOhaus also allows you to manage your DAO using its no-code platform. Its infrastructure helps you with managing and automating all the administrative activities from treasury management to governance, while you focus solely on building your DAO and fulfilling its purpose. Once you are in the dApp, you can also explore other DAOs building on top of DAOhaus and view their proposals, members, and treasuries.
Learn the ropes of Web3 with one of the best hands-on guides that is RabbitHole.
Get an intro into DAOs, NFTs, and DeFi by completing tasks like “Lend stETH on AAVE” and “Mint an NFT on Zora.” Earn on-chain credentials and tokens based on your on-chain activity.
Start using Gearbox to leverage your assets.
Gearbox is a DeFi native leverage protocol. In the app, you can supply USDC, DAI, WETH, or WBTC into its respective pools and earn yield proportional to your stake in those pools. However, what makes this protocol stand out is its “Credit Account” primitive, which enables you to leverage up your crypto assets and use them across different DeFi protocols. For example, you can leverage trade on Uniswap, leverage farm on Yearn, and make more complex strategies for generating higher returns on your funds. Swing by our Discord to chat more about which strategies our community has been using. 💸
Polymarket lets you trade on the most highly debated topics.
Want to bet on your beliefs and opinions? Or just want to see what the consensus is amongst the people who put their money where their mouth is? If so, then this is the place for you. Polymarket is an information markets platform that lets you trade on the world’s most highly-debated topics (e.g. coronavirus, politics, current events, etc). When you decide to buy shares in a market, you are weighing in with your own knowledge and view of the future. Market prices reflect what traders think are the odds of future events, turning trading activity into actionable insights that help people make better decisions.
Both collectors and content creators can benefit greatly from utilizing NFTX, a platform for creating liquid markets around illiquid NFTs.
By minting vTokens through depositing NFTs into NFTX vaults, users get to unlock extract even more value from their NFTs. Content creators can earn protocol fees in perpetuity, by launching on the NFTX protocol, distribute NFTs in the form of vTokens — ERC-20 representing a claim on an NFT, and create a liquid market for new creations.
Other users can tap into the intersection of DeFi and NFTs by minting vTokens, instantly sell any NFT by minting it as an ERC-20, and swapping on a DEX, and much more.
With one of the cleanest UIs across NFT marketplaces, Genie is a great addition to every NFT enthusiast’s toolbox.
Genie is an NFT marketplace aggregator, allowing you to shop across OpenSea,LooksRare, Raible, and other NFT marketplaces. It has a cool feature allowing you to save on gas by creating batches — multi-item buys and sells, all in a single transaction. Not to mention additional market insight with trending collections, most active users section, and more.