Let’s build the internet of everyone

The Filecoin Foundation is the steward of the Filecoin community. We aspire to put the power of humanity’s most important information back into the hands of everyone.

What we do

We exist to help people build their vision on Filecoin to support the growth of the entire distributed web.

Learn more about the Foundation, including its history, its mandate, and its mission.


Explore the Filecoin Project Ecosystem and Tooling

Decentralized networks aren’t bound by geography. The brightest minds around the world are working together to advance the next generation of the internet.
Filecoin's Documentation
Filecoin project documentation homepage offers the tools to contribute to the network.
Filecoin GitHub
Contribute to Filecoin and help improve it by engaging in the Filecoin GitHub repository.
Filecoin 2020 Mainnet Ignition & Liftoff
This covers the timeline of the Filecoin Mainnet Ignition & Liftoff.
Filecoin Network Status
This dashboard provides the latest update of the Filecoin Network.
Filecoin 2021 Orbit
Mark the one-year anniversary since Filecoin Mainnet launch with ecosystem events and celebrations around the world.
Filecoin Forums
A public forum for the Filecoin protocol, implementation, community, and more.
Filecoin Research
Breakthroughs underpinning the Filecoin protocol, as well as future areas of exploration.
Cryptoeconomics Overview
This report describes the components of the Filecoin economy and how they interact.
Filecoin Tutorials (ProtoSchool)
This is a self-guided interactive Filecoin tutorial designed to introduce decentralized web concepts, protocols, and tools.
Filecoin Blog
The latest news and updates from the Foundation and our ecosystem collaborators.
Dev Grants

We fund talented and eager teams that want to work with us to build a more robust, efficient, and decentralized web.

We're enabling more contributors to solve open problems and engage with the Filecoin project.
Get Involved

Learn how to get involved in the Filecoin community

The Filecoin community includes thousands of developers, technologists, users, and enthusiasts all over the world.
Attend an event
Check out past and upcoming events
Join a meetup group
Find a group of people in your area who connect regularly
Contribute to the Filecoin project
Shape the future by contributing to Filecoin’s code, research, or docs
Participate online
Participate in one of the many online forums about Filecoin, events, or the Filecoin Slack channel
Become a storage provider or builder
Dive right in and become an essential part of the ecosystem
Learn more on ProtoSchool
Understand how it all works with interactive tutorials from ProtoSchool

Dive deeper

Join our talks, community meetings, and other events. To explore them, visit our Youtube channel.

Accelerating the Filecoin Ecosystem

On these calls, we discussed recent DataCap allocation and application metrics, heard from various clients applying through the Large Dataset process, continued our discussion of Issue 217

Welcome to Filecoin Plus Day

Learn about the fundamentals of Filecoin Plus, a program designed to incentivize useful storage on the Filecoin network.
Events & Hackathons
(Past) October 20 2021
Filecoin Orbit Lounge at D.C. Fintech Week
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October 26 2021
Filecoin Plus Community Governance Call
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