Cooking with Solana

The Solana Cookbook is a developer resource that provides the essential concepts and references for building applications on Solana. Each concept and reference will focus on specific aspects of Solana development while providing additional details and usage examples.


The Cookbook is designed in a way that makes it easy for new Solana developers to contribute. Even if you don't know how to do something, contributing to the cookbook is a great way to learn!

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How to Read the Cookbook

The Solana Cookbook is split into different sections, each aimed at a different goal.

Core ConceptsBuilding blocks of Solana that are good to know for development
GuidesSnack-sized guides about different tools for development
ReferencesReferences to commonly needed code snippets
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Contributors: Jacob CG, Jacob Creech, Brian Friel, dtlehrer