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IPFS is the permanent web. A new peer-to-peer hypermedia protocol.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about IPFS and what they use it for.
  • 4EVERLAND’s IPFS Pinning Service: 4EVER Pin
    You may already be aware that the Interplanetary File System or IPFS is a distributed storage network where computers from all over the world form nodes to share data. - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
  • How to host an encrypted page
    In case of you don't trust them, it gets harder. Especially if you need to have it hosted without any trace to yourself. I'd probably pay a service to store my data on ipfs. You can pay with crypto. But I'm this case there's the question, how will you be able to access it. My thought would be to have a [tails][tails] USB with the necessary software. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • anti-discord rule
    Https:// is the only acceptable file host. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • Not sure if I this is safe to click so I can download this book. Are you supposed to just click the “GET” button?
    I never click GET button, don't even know what it does tbh XD Those four buttons are for choosing which IPFS gateway you want to use. By default I use, if is down then I click the Cloudflare one. General rule is that you pick one gateway if it does not work then another one and so on. - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • Upload 40MB vitalik's blog to a smart contract on Arbitrum Nova with 0.13ETH
    - The gateway (e.g.,, cloudflare,, may implement a censorship rule based on local regulations. - Source: Reddit / 3 months ago
  • How do I use IPFS (anna's archive or libgen) if I can't access and Cloudflare?
    New to IPFS, both and Cloudflare IPFS are blocked in my region, but I can connect to IPFS using the IPFS desktop app, is there a way to download books at a relatively not too slow speed from anna's archive's ipfs mirror? - Source: Reddit / 4 months ago
  • My NFT Domain
    Web 3.0 is a third-generation website with decentralized server storage from layer two blockchains like Ethereum, polygon, etc. Unstoppable domains are the first web3 domain platform where you find different domain names. This platform uses a crypto name system called CNS. Unstoppable domains used IPFS (interplanetary File System), the best file protocol that allows computers to store and serve files as part of a... - Source: Reddit / 4 months ago
  • ipfs add is very slow.
    How can I connect this private cluster to public gateway like, make faster pinned? - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • Kavarii Genesis Day 1
    @IPFS helps us do all of the above! More info - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • is shutting down
    (All of this info is within like two clicks on btw). - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • Is Shutting Down
    Isn't that what IPFS aims to be? - Source: Hacker News / 6 months ago
  • Adding IPFS to my JavaScript OS
    I've decided as a first step I would add ipfs native url support. I've added this support to the Browser (Demo), Run Dialog, Shortcuts & Terminal. Most of the main ipfs functions I've migrated to utils/ipfs.ts. - Source: / 7 months ago
  • How to stream hoarded videos on demand
    My answer for almost everything is IPFS. With the 'filestore' option you can share whatever you have on your disk. - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • Ask Datahoarders: (How) Do you expose your digital collection to the public?
    If I'm comfortable hosting it publically then my go-to is IPFS. With the 'filestore' option you can effectively share your entire hoard. - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • Off Grid Solar Powered "Internet"
    Https:// will be very beneficial for this. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • The Needs for A Decentralized Frontend
    For more information on IPFS, please visit - Source: / 7 months ago
  • “NFTs Aren’t Just JPEGs” Claims Man Who Exclusively Owns NFTs That Are JPEGs
    Not quite. IPFS is the protocol/network, is an indexer, but you could start your own if you like. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Digital Commons
    Projects like IPFS, cjdns, meshnets and YUNoHost are also trying to change some of the architecture of the internet. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • The State of Interactive NFTs on Flow
    With any blockchain, including Flow, there will be data that can or should live outside of the blockchain but still be referenced on the blockchain. Metadata or images for NFTs are sometimes stored on services like IPFS or Arweave, and a reference to where they are stored is added to the NFT itself. - Source: / 8 months ago
  • Where to find the source code? Maybe someone has a backup
    I found it on BUT was just the previous urls above NOT a .git url.. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • I can't get into the IPFS website.
    There seems to be an issue on my end for and the public gateway, so I don't think it's just your internet, but idk what the issue is. seems to work for the webpage. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago

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