Why Lisk

Open Source

Lisk products are developed completely in open-source.

Rooted in JavaScript

Committed to the most popular programming language.


Develop blockchain applications with total flexibility.

Delegated Proof-of-Stake

Scalable and energy-efficient consensus algorithm.

Start Building

Develop blockchain applications compatible with the Lisk protocol. No need to learn new languages, everything is being written in JavaScript and TypeScript.

The modular design of the Lisk SDK enables you to realize any kind of blockchain technology use-case.

const { Application, genesisBlockDevnet, configDevnet } = require('lisk-sdk');

const app = new Application(genesisBlockDevnet, configDevnet);

    .then(() => app.logger.info('Blockchain application started...'))
    .catch(error => {
        console.error('Error in the application', error);


Discover the Apps Built on Lisk

The Lisk community is working on multiple proof of concept blockchain applications developed with the Lisk SDK.


An identity and public key infrastructure built with Lisk SDK.


A decentralized social media NFT platform.

Topas City

An immersive VR world Powered by Lisk.


A Lisk-based NFT marketplace.

Grant Program

We are searching for entrepreneurs and developers to build blockchain applications with the Lisk SDK. Join us and receive a 60,000 CHF grant to expand our ecosystem with ground-breaking blockchain use-cases.


Before you make a submission, please review our grant program guidelines.

hero - lisk grant program
Bugbounty Hero

Bug Bounty Program

Developers and researchers who report security vulnerabilities and bugs for Lisk Core may be remunerated.


Before you make a submission, please review our bug bounty program guidelines.

Developer Testimonials

Every new version of the Lisk SDK made it easier to create our proof of concepts and build more complex applications.  

Jurre Machielsen

Jurre Machielsen


Lisk SDK really gave us the chance to become blockchain application developers and not just smart contract developers.


Aldo Suhartono Putra


Lisk Wallet

Lisk Desktop is an all-in-one solution to manage your Lisk account, access and send tokens, or vote for delegates. It combines the functionality of a cryptocurrency wallet with the transparency of a blockchain explorer. Lisk Mobile is your lightweight version ready for on-the-go use.

Lisk Desktop v2.0.0 dashboard


LSK is the name of our utility token. It is used to pay for transaction fees on the Lisk blockchain. LSK is supported by several exchanges and third-party wallets, however, the most recommended way to store and manage your LSK is in the official Lisk wallet, available on both desktop and mobile.


Lisk is operating on a decentralized network, meaning it's unstoppable and always-on. A network no third party can intervene with, run by people all around the globe.

Network Decentralized

Lisk Dev and Research forums

Learn more about Lisk Project development by visiting our forums.

Lisk Dev Forum

Lisk Dev Forum


Lisk Research Forum

Lisk Research Forum


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