The various DApps platforms include:
This is the #1 platform for Decentralized Apps with more than 1900 DApps created in all the 18 categories on it.
Ethereum was founded by Vitalik Buterin in 2015 and has Ether as its native token.
To use Ethereum DApps on the web, download Metamask and MyEtherWallet.
EOS is an open-source blockchain that was launched in June 2018.
It possesses flexible utility and fast transaction speed.
It has about 200 Decentralized Apps in all the categories built on it.
To use the EOS DApps on the web, download the Scatter add-on.
Klatyn, designed by Ground X, is a service-centred platform that helps millions to experience the blockchain.
It has about 100 DApps in 13 categories built on its platform.
Kaikas add-on is recommended for those that will want to use the Klatyn DApps on the web.
Steem is both a blockchain-based social media platform where anyone can earn rewards and an altcoin.
It was created in 2016, by Ned Scott and the blockchain developer Dan Larimer.
The platform has about 100 DApps on 8 categories built on it,
To smoothly use Steem DApps on the web, download Steem Keychain.
Hive is a battle-tested open-source blockchain.
Here, individuals can truly experience a decentralized blockchain.
With DApps in 8 categories, you will find about 48 DApps built on its platform.
When using the web, be sure to download Hive Keychain for a better experience.
POA Core is an autonomous network that encompasses the Ethereum Virtual Machine(EVM).
It has a unique consensus mechanism that is governed by a decentralized group of US public notaries called Validators.
It has 19 DApps across 7 categories built on its platform.
xDai Chain is a stable payments blockchain created for fast and economical stable transactions.
It is the ideal cryptocurrency for day to day transactions because of low fees and fast transactions.
The 15 DApps built on this platform cuts across 7 categories.
Neo is an open-source blockchain decentralized application platform.
Neo, often referred to as the Chinese Ethereum, has 22 Decentralized Apps built on its platform which is grouped into 6 categories.
Further reading: What Is NEO? — A Complete Review
Loom Network is a reliable multichain interoperability platform.
It is used mainly for scaling high-performance DApps.
In total, you have about 14 DApps on the Loom platform.
These DApps fall into 7 categories.
TRON is a cryptocurrency project founded in September 2017 by the TRON Foundation.
It aims at providing a completely decentralized platform for persons in the entertainment field.
It is headed by CEO Justin Sun and has a dedicated in-house development team.
With atleast a DApp in each category, TRON has up to 108 DApps built on its platform.
Read further: TRON(TRX) Review: What Does The Future Hold For It?
Now that we know the categories and platforms of DApps, I will give you steps on how to create a DApp in the next subheading.
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