Introducing the Axelar Virtual Machine: Supercharging Interchain Development
Build with Axelar Virtual Machine: Interchain Maestro - orchestration, like Kubernetes for Web3; and Interchain Amplifier – self-service new-chain connections.
Getting Started With Axelar
Dive into all the components that come together to form the Axelar network, for a high-level understanding of the vision, mission and design. Go deeper and gain technical knowledge of how to get started with Axelar.
Exploring Cross-Chain Solutions: how to Bridge Into Arbitrum
This guide explains the process of bridging into Arbitrum, discussing the benefits and mechanisms of different cross-chain solutions
dYdX v4 Enables 1-Click Onboarding With Squid & Axelar
As dYdX is adopting a standalone appchain model, a pioneering interoperability solution enables 1-click onboarding from any blockchain environment
How to Deploy an Application With the Same Address Cross-Chain
Learn how to deploy a smart contract at the same address across different blockchains
Meet the Axelar Bounty Winners From the HDGames Hackathon
The hackathon was focused on game development and helped match participants with fellow builders, mentors and investors
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Meet the Axelar Bounty Winners From Lagos OSCAFEST
Axelar sponsored a $5,000 bounty for teams building dApps sending cross-chain messages or tokens using Axelar General Message Passing (GMP)
Concepts for a 'Web3' Future: Defining Cross-Chain, Multichain and Interchain
In this post, we'll refine the concepts of cross-chain and multichain – and add a third, interchain, defining a new view on blockchain interoperability, going beyond tribalism to establish Web3 as a universal development environment
Exploring Cross-Chain Solutions: How to Bridge Into Polygon
This guide introduces Polygon bridges and dives into the process of bridging into Polygon, discussing the benefits and mechanisms of different cross-chain solutions
How to Build a Cross-Chain Airdrop DApp With Solidity, Next.js and Axelar
In this tutorial, you will learn how to build a decentralized application (dApp) for cross-chain airdrops using Solidity, Next.js and Axelar General Message Passing for distributing tokens across multiple chains
FVM Dataverse Axelar Hackathon Winners
There were some fantastic use cases and MVPs submitted, however only three projects could win the top prize.
Bridge to Base: Moving Crypto Assets Using the Base Bridge
'Bridge to Base' safely: move assets like ETH via the Base bridge
How to Create an Interchain Token with Axelar in 4 Steps
This tutorial will walk you through the step-by-step process of creating, registering and deploying an Interchain Token using the Axelar Interchain Token Portal and interacting with the token across multiple blockchains.
Exploring Cross-Chain Solutions: How to Bridge Into the Cosmos Ecosystem
This guide delves into the process of bridging into the Cosmos Ecosystem, discussing the benefits and mechanisms of cross-chain solutions
Case Study: GMP Enables MintDAO’s Cross-Chain NFT Solution
The evolving landscape of NFTs is fraught with challenges to both users and developers. By leveraging GMP, MintDAO addresses key pain points in the NFT space and sets the foundation for a more connected and fluid ecosystem.
Axelar and Microsoft Partner for a More Integrated and Intelligent Web3
Axelar’s latest enterprise partnership will deliver seamless Web3 integration via Azure Marketplace, and explore ways blockchain can help take AI mainstream.
SpookySwap Picks Axelar for Canonical Bridged Assets on Fantom
Fantom Foundation is leading among Layer-1 blockchains, by adopting the most secure and permissionless interoperability network in Web3.
Build a Full-Stack Interchain Application With Next.js, Solidity & Axelar
In this tutorial, you will learn how to build a full-stack interchain decentralized application with Next.js, Solidity and Axelar General message passing to send messages from one blockchain to another.
Axelar & BNB Chain Congratulate the Zero 2 Hero Hackathon Winners
Axelar's bounties challenged developers to use Axelar network in their projects and build a decentralized application that takes advantage of the ability to interact with contracts across multiple chains using Axelar General Message Passing (GMP).
Axelar and Filecoin Virtual Machine (FVM) Are Making Storage Global, Interoperable & Verifiable
Axelar is Filecoin’s leading interoperability network for delivering decentralized storage on any blockchain in Web3 via Filecoin Virtual Machine.
Uniswap Approves Axelar for Cross-Chain's Next Phase
Uniswap needed the best interoperability platform to facilitate secure protocol updates governing these deployments across multiple blockchains.
Cross-Chain NFTs: Road to Interoperability
The true potential of NFTs can be realized only when we have the necessary infrastructure for cross-chain NFTs. But is it ready?
Cross-Chain Data Shows Where the Liquidity is Going
Follow the stablecoins for insights into blockchain activity and growth
Axelar Congratulates Inaugural U Waterloo `Olympihacks` Winners
Axelar’s track challenged hackers to use General Message Passing (GMP) to build an interchain-native application
These Growth Metrics are Replacing TVL in Cross-Chain
'Total value locked' is fine for bridges; cross-chain-native interoperability requires other metrics
Using the AVAX Bridge: Limitations and Alternatives
Avalanche launched its cross-chain AVAX bridge to support transfers from Ethereum and Bitcoin to Avalanche and vice versa. Here are its limitations and alternatives
MintDAO & Axelar Announce the Axelar Robot NFT Staking Program
We are now excited to announce Axelar’s first NFT staking program! Here’s what the program will look like.
Case Study: Prime Protocol Pioneers Multi-Chain DeFi Beyond Bridges
Prime Protocol does cross-chain DeFi lending with native assets, using Axelar GMP, allowing users to aggregate all their assets as collateral.
Axelar General Message Passing now Connects the Cosmos and all EVM Chains
Sommelier is a leading example: the Cosmos-based protocol for intelligent vaults announced today it is building connections to Arbitrum using Axelar GMP.
Building the Future With Cross-Chain Liquidity
Cross-chain liquidity is imperative in building the future of Web3, but how do we achieve it?
Case Study: Junkyard is a Cross-Chain Game Played With NFTs you Hate to Own
Junkyard players throw their worthless NFTs into a smart contract on Ethereum. Junkyard uses Polygon to run a game that lets them "fish" the pile for rare NFTs. Axelar provides the secure connector.
Five Projects Graduate from the LongHashX 'Axelerator' Cohort
Five projects graduated from the world’s first cross-chain accelerator, run by LongHashX in partnership with Axelar, after 12 intense weeks of venture building and mentorship.
The 1-Time Deposit Address: Axelar's Cross-Chain Onramp, Explained
A one-time deposit address allows decentralized projects to mimic the way centralized exchanges are able to handle deposits from any chain, by creating a monitored address for receiving tokens.
Building a Cross-Chain Future for DeFi
Blockchain interoperability is exceedingly important for DeFi to scale. Axelar's General Message Passing (GMP) capabilities help protocols and applications go cross-chain.
An Overview of Cross-Chain Decentralized Exchanges
Cross-chain DEXs are thriving as they offer a seamless experience. With General Message Passing (GMP), Axelar is powering up the next-gen cross-chain DEXs.
What is axlUSDC & how do you get it?
A brief introduction to axlUSDC, a wrapped token representing USDC in the multi-chain
The Multi-Chain Is Now Timeless: Introducing Future-Proof Interoperability
Axelar network today provides bulletproof security for cross-chain communication, but more projects connecting means more specialized needs, including the ability to adopt new security approaches as they emerge.
Axelar, Osmosis & BNB Bring BUSD Liquidity from Ethereum to the Cosmos Ecosystem
🌊 A new Osmosis 3pool offers incentives for liquidity providers bringing Ethereum-based BUSD into Cosmos.
To Avoid Scams, Check This List of Axelar Official Channels
⚠️ Scammers are running fake Axelar channels and websites. Be careful! ⚠️
Axelar Unveils Native EVM Cross-Chain Asset Transfers
Now, bridges and other cross-chain dApps can make it simple for users to send native EVM assets cross-chain.
What Is Quadratic Voting and Why Don’t More Projects Use It?
Quadratic voting increases decentralization and makes networks secure in dPoS, DAOs and other setups, too.
What are Cross-Chain Bridges? Benefits and Risks
Even though cross-chain bridges have gained immense popularity, are they the ideal interoperability solution for a cross-chain future?
How to Bridge Into Cosmos: Transferring Stablecoins From Polygon to Osmosis
Here's how to bridge into Cosmos with $USDC from Polygon to Osmosis. On Osmosis, you can swap your $USDC for any token native to the Cosmos to take the first step in your exploration.
16 Teams to Build for Web3 Mass Adoption in the LongHashX-Axelar Accelerator and Axelar Grant Programs
The Axelar accelerator and grant programs help teams build applications that onboard users as easily as any centralized exchange.
Monthly Update: Airdrops, Arbitrum & Axelar’s new partners
Axelar’s month in review: new chains, new dApps + AMAs with multi-chain builders and tutorials for devs.
Biconomy & Axelar to Power a Chainless User Experience with the Biconomy SDK
Developers can tap into powerful, composable SDK modules to onboard users, control gas fees, and bundle transactions easily, among other UX benefits.
Axelar & Polygon to Deliver Secure Cross-Chain Communication to Polygon Supernets
Axelar is one of the early adopters of Polygon Supernets which will expand the interoperability of Polygon Supernets — high-performance app-specific chains that can be optimized for a dApp or a category of dApps.
Composable USDC: Seamless UX in the Multi-chain World
Combining Axelar with the recently announced Cross-Chain Transfer Protocol (CCTP) by Circle, we plan to unlock seamless Web3 user experiences to make blockchain technology accessible to billions of users.
Blockchain Interoperability: How to Achieve it Securely
Interoperability between blockchains is vital for a truly cross-chain experience. But do we have the ideal infrastructure for a truly cross-chain experience?
Partner Case Study: Squid Is Cross-Chain Liquidity for Everyone
How to Import ERC20 Wrapped AXL tokens to MetaMask Wallet
Axelar has issued ERC-20 versions of the AXL token to EVM chains, e.g. Ethereum, Avalanche. After you obtain these tokens by providing an EVM chain address where the tokens can be sent, you can view your AXL tokens within your MetaMask Wallet.
How to Convert AXL to the EVM-Compatible wAXL Token
AXL is a chain-agnostic token, meaning it can be represented on various chains. The ERC-20-compatible version of AXL, used on EVM chains, is called wAXL. This tutorial shows how to convert
Axelar Works with Coinbase Cloud to Support Network Security with AXL Token Staking
Coinbase Cloud will join a list of top-tier validators supporting the Axelar network. AXL tokenholders will be able to stake AXL to Coinbase Cloud’s public validator, and help secure a network that is building the cross-chain future.
Axelar Partners with Mysten Labs to Bring General Message Passing to Sui Blockchain
“In order to reach the next billion end users, Web3 needs to onboard millions of developers. Mysten Labs is paving the way for that with an asset-oriented programming language and a developer-friendly environment”
Axelar Partners With LongHash Ventures for an Accelerator & a Grant Program
The Axelar Grant Program has become a focal point for investors, developers and partners interested in the cutting edge of Web3 interoperability and cross-chain development.
What Is wAXL? Identifying the Wrapped (ERC-20) AXL Token by Ticker
This post explains, briefly, how the AXL token is represented as an ERC-20 compatible token on Ethereum-Virtual-Machine (EVM) chains.
Axelar Implements Quadratic Voting With 'Maeve' Upgrade
The security benefits of quadratic voting have been discussed by blockchain industry leaders including Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin. However, few have implemented it.
Axelar September update: August Was NFT (& Robot) Month
There are many upcoming events and opportunities to get connected with the Axelar community, beginning with Friday's Community Call, where we'll welcome a new ecosystem partner, Squid, that is emerging as a key enabler for deFi dApps on Axelr.
The Axelar Robot NFT Collection: Cross-chain NFTs, Minted in Partnership With MintDAO
Axelar recently announced a new member of the team to help power the cross-chain future of Web3: The Axelar Robot.
Axelar, Aurigami, and Trisolaris Join Forces to Bring Secure Cross-Chain Lending and Liquidity to NEAR Protocol’s Aurora
Axelar’s interoperability protocol will power a new cross-chain DEX and money market, unlocking new capabilities for AURORA, NEAR, and USN holders.
How to Build a Cross-Chain DApp: Interop Architecture 101
This article offers some initial architecture design choices when composing applications cross-chain and explores the kinds of functionality that can be built using each.
Axelar Adds BNB to Growing List of Connected Chains
Axelar takes BNB cross-chain.
Axelar Code: Build a DApp that Calls a Contract and Transfers Tokens on Chain B from Chain A
In this tutorial, we will show you how to use Axelar services and functions to build a dApp that calls a contract on chain B from chain A and transfer tokens, for example to purchase an NFT, to send an airdrop, or to distribute tokens from a DAO.
Axelar Network Integrates with Secret Network to Offer Private Cross-Chain Messaging and NFT Transfers
Axelar is committed to a vision of interconnected, specialized blockchains, building across Web3. In this specialized world, blockchain developers can focus on problems that are hard and support applications that solve them.
Heroes of NFT Adopts Axelar to Build the Cross-Chain Metaverse
Heroes of NFT, a native Avalanche project, has adopted Axelar as its infrastructure for cross-chain NFT, gameFi and metaverse applications.
Axelar AMA: Tarun Chitra from Gauntlet w/ Sergey Gorbunov
The path to bestowing true interconnectivity between blockchains is fraught with many pitfalls that a capable team must be able to anticipate before launch. With the help of a seasoned sherpa, even the most perilous precipices can be reached with ease.
Osmosis Is Building a Cross-Chain Liquidity Layer With Axelar
Cross-chain is hard, but Osmosis makes it easy.
Osmosis DAO Selects Axelar as Bridge Service Provider, Launches Cross-Ecosystem Swaps
Osmosis, the Cosmos-based interchain automatic market maker (AMM), today announces the launch of cross-ecosystem token swaps.
Liquidity Pools for AXL & Bridged Assets on Axelar-Connected Chains
Users of Axelar’s sample bridge app, Satellite, and other bridges built on Axelar, cryptocurrency holders can transfer their assets from any connected chain, to any connected chain
Axelar AMA: Georgios Vlachos & 0xEsper from Kinesis Labs
In order to achieve the reality of an interconnected blockchain, Axelar works closely with various Cosmos chains to provide Cosmos-EVM cross-chain capabilities and link other non-IBC ecosystems to Cosmos-interconnected chains.
General Message Passing Comes to Axelar Mainnet to Advance Secure Cross-Chain Communication
Axelar, the universal overlay network, delivering secure cross-chain communication for Web3, has launched General Message Passing on its mainnet.
How to LP with AXL Token
This step-by-step tutorial is a how-to on liquidity providing (LPing) using the AXL token on Axelar network.
How to Bridge the ERC-20 AXL Token to Other Chains
Some exchanges support an ERC-20 version of the AXL token, which can be easily converted into versions compatible with many other chains.
How to Set Up Cosmostation Wallet for Axelar (AXL) Token
Cosmostation supports Axelar, allowing you to send, receive, store and stake the AXL token from the wallet of your choice.
How to Set Up an Axelar Wallet (for AXL Tokens) With Keplr
To send, receive, store and stake AXL tokens, and connect to the Axelar network, you need to set up an Axelar wallet. Here's how to do that with Keplr wallet.
How to Set Up a Ledger Wallet for AXL Tokens
This guide will help you to connect the Cosmos app on your Ledger device to the Keplr Wallet, which allows you to send and receive transactions and Axelar tokens.
Axelar Announces Cross-Chain Grant Winners, Extends Program
18 teams are building using Axelar’s secure cross-chain communication infrastructure In March, Axelar announced the
Axelar integrates with e-Money to enable seamless cross-chain stablecoin transfers
We are proud to announce a new partnership between Axelar and e-Money, to support cross-chain
Developer AMA: Building the World’s First Cross-Chain NFT Marketplace
As we’ve been going through applications to the Axelerator Grant Challenge, Axelar’s cross-chain developer grant
Axelar AMA: Sergey Gorbunov + Jack Zampolin Talk Cosmos-EVM Cross-Chain, Interop Infrastructure & More
Axelar works closely with various Cosmos chains to provide Cosmos-EVM cross-chain capabilities and link other
For Cross-Chain Taxes, You Need a Cross-Chain Block Explorer
Each April, U.S. crypto investors lose hair and sleep, trying to untangle crypto transactions for the IRS. It’s complicated for anyone using DeFi protocols. For those who have moved assets cross-chain, taxes can be an order of magnitude more complex.
AMA: Manta Network, Axelar & the Specialized Multichain Future
Axelar and Manta Network co-founders connected for an ask-me-anything (AMA) to discuss interoperability, Web3 use
The Horizontal Scaling Thesis for Web3
Applications and use cases on the decentralized web are further developed than