Founder at The Network

Understanding Layers 1, 2, and 3 (and Why You Should Care) Have you ever felt lost in the world of blockchain? Jargon like "Layer 1" and "Layer 2" flying around, leaving you wondering what it all means and why it matters? Fear not, fellow explorer! This post is here to clear the confusion and explain these blockchain layers in a simple, relatable way. Think of Layer 1 as the bustling main street of a city. It's the core infrastructure, secure and reliable, but sometimes crowded and slow (think Bitcoin and Ethereum). Imagine rush hour traffic! While crucial, it can get frustrating when you just want to get somewhere fast. Layer 2 swoops in like a highway bypass, built on top of Layer 1 to...





Ogechi Uba

Product Manager

Your post has motivated me to take storytelling seriously. This was quite easy to relate to and understand.

Sean Snyder

Community & Events

I actually love this comment 🙌 I'm not even the creator of it, but love seeing people get engaged and inspired 🚀