Join the Proton ecosystem and earn income as a trusted Block Producer (BP) by providing infrastructure to the growing Proton network.
Proton Chain has annual inflation which accrues to both staked XPR holders and Block Producers. 1% of the annual inflation is designated to BPs to keep the network operating efficiently.
Being a BP is a great opportunity to learn the Proton ecosystem, opening the door for fast blockchain applications like dApps, DEXs, NFT marketplaces, and more. Proton offers high speed and high throughput performance for developers.
Proton BPs are an excellent pool of candidates for paid development work on the Proton ecosystem. Many BPs have side contracts, or have been awarded bounties to advance the development of Proton Chain.
Metal will vote subjectively for BPs, taking the following criteria into account as competitive but not required factors: