1998 year , The inventor of the World Wide Web Tim Berners-Lee For the first time Web3 The concept of . today ,Web3 Has been redefined —— That is, the decentralized Internet running on the blockchain technology . Since last year ,Web3 The heat of once swept the world , Even regarded by insiders as “ The future of the Internet ”.
In recent days, ,StackOverFlow The website has done a project about... For community developers “Web3、 Blockchain 、 encryption ” Research on related topics , Want to understand the above concept is fashion 、 Hype is still the real future of the Internet .
Under investigation 595 Among developers , Quite a few people don't know what this is ：36% Answer “what's Web3？” Among those who know ,25% People think Web3 It's the future of the Internet ,15% Of people think it's hype ,14% People think it's important for encryption and related applications ,9% Of people think these are scams .
The blockchain experience is built outside of work ：85% Developers do not use blockchain for development
because Web3 It's a kind of “ Decentralized Internet running on blockchain technology ”, So I want to know Web3 related data , You have to understand blockchain practitioners first .
According to the survey , At present, there are the vast majority of （85%） Developers do not use blockchain for development , I haven't even used blockchain more or less . Among these people , We can see that most blockchain development is carried out as an auxiliary project or hobby .
Among those who use blockchain development at work , Yes 31% People who are most likely to work for software companies （72%）, More than half （55%） People also use it as a supplementary project or hobby . This hobby code also seems to be useful , Because we see 60% Blockchain applications developed by people in their work have been put into production .
Blockchain novice ： super 40% People think Web3 It could be the future
The survey shows that , For those who know Web3 For developers who have no blockchain experience ,40% People think Web3 It could be the future ,25% Think it's just hype ,20% Think it's important for encryption ,15% Think it's all a hoax .
Among those with blockchain experience , Have a similar feeling ——41% Think this is the future ,29% Think this is important for encryption ,19% Think it's all hype ,10% Think it's a hoax .
By studying the most common non blockchain tags in blockchain tags , The investigation found that when the stack overflowed , There can be up to five different tags .
Besides , Whether it's hype or not , What is the heat and trend of speculation , For those inexperienced blockchain developers , They still think Web3 It's the future of the Internet . Blockchain and Web3 The popularity of is undeniable , The question is whether these can stand the test of time ？
According to the 《 Forbes 》 reports ,2021 In, the total market value of encryption market has exceeded 3 Trillions of dollars . In the past year , Encryption startups get 300 $100 million venture capital , among 50 The family raised 1 Billions of dollars , Yes 40 Home into Unicorn state .
Despite a lot of money , But what does this mean for the future of Technology ？ Blockchain and Web3 Is it the future or just a fashion ？ After reading this survey , I believe you will have your own answers to the above questions .
Reference link ：https://stackoverflow.blog/20...