July 14, 2021, 5:52AM EDT
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An Introduction to Querying Blockchain Data

Quick Take

  • Blockchains provide open databases from which past transactions and smart contract interactions can be queried.
  • Financial and user activity can be monitored on a per-block basis. This means that all business metrics update dynamically in real-time.
  • Dune Analytics is a popular tool in the Ethereum community for building custom dashboards related to crypto protocols.

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