WINGS, a decentralized crowdfunding platform based on the Ethereum blockchain, has had a great run over the past two months. Culminating in a peak of US $.23 just a few days ago, the currency behind the product has more than doubled since it’s lows of early September.
Despite the slight downturn WINGS is currently experiencing, this crypto-favorite may not be done running up the green candles on your favorite exchange just yet. A small drop like we had today was actually expected and could be considered healthy by long-term investors. These dips are also appreciated by those of us waiting to get in on a project we feel has real potential. WINGS has shown us that potential and is now presenting a great buying opportunity for speculators and traders looking for the next wave of support to lift this coin into the stratosphere.
What is WINGS?
WINGS was created to nurture project proposals via the Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) model. Using blockchain networks and smart contracts, the platform allows the WINGS community to promote proposals with the greatest chance of positive returns. WINGS, in essence, is a decentralized forecasting ecosystem, where token holders are given an incentive to make choices concerning projects on the platform.
The DAO is a popular concept for crypto-projects that want to remain entirely on the web. Using the peer-to-peer technology of blockchain and smart contracts to enforce the rules of participation is a very exciting concept for these fledgling corporations. A major hurdle to a decentralized organization running outside of the control of their creators, however, is voter apathy. WINGS attempts to solve the DAO participation problem with its intuitive platform and flexible governance structure.
Basically, individuals and organizations submit proposals on the WINGS platform, where the community can discuss and forecast the potential of the project. Filtering out shoddy submissions highlighting proposals with greater potential, WINGS was the first project governance platform of its kind.
Current Market Conditions
WINGS ranks in at number 266 on coinmarketcap.com currently and is priced at just over US $.17. The market cap for the company stands at US $15.49 Million. With a total supply of 100 Million coins and 89.7 Million in circulation, WINGS is showing a 24-hour volume just over US $585,000. You can find WINGS on a number of exchanges, including Binance, where it commonly leads the market in daily gains.
Decentralization of Organizations
Nurturing DAO proposals through immutable smart contract execution is the next step in the decentralization of organizations. This innovative concept appeals to enthusiasts and investors alike, as it puts decision making power directly into the hands of stakeholders. Project creators are able to fundraise more effectively, and projects with real potential are advanced rapidly and effectively.
As the year 2018 comes to a close, we stand at the precipice of a new era in organizational collaboration. WINGS, the first DAO crowdfunding crypto-platform, stands ready for the next tranche of support from institutions and individuals in the new year.
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