DAOs are decentralized autonomous organizations that operator via rules encoded as computer programs on a blockchain network.

It operates autonomously with its members making decisions through a consensus mechanism and has a transparent and immutable ledger of transactions.

DAOs offer a new model for organizations that is transparent, secure, and efficient, removing the need for intermediaries and central authorities.

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examples of DAOs

Design Rules for Creating DAOs

Below are several sources of information on the design rules for creating a decentralized autonomous organization (DAO):