16 September 2023 - 23 September 2023

  • Start Block:     4,035,606
  • End Block:    4,136,406


  • Total supply: 1,030,341,487 JOY
  • JOY inflation (since mainnet launch): 3.03%
  • Circulating supply:  669,967,423 JOY
  • Weekly Tokens Minted: 983,948 JOY
  • Weekly Tokens Burned: (120,463) JOY

MEXC exchange wallet:

  • Balance:  76,729,005 JOY
  • Weekly Balance change: (668,508) JOY

DAO Spending:

  • Start Issuance: 1,029,357,539 JOY
  • End Issuance: 1,030,341,487 JOY
  • Total minted (net): 983,948 JOY


  • Council rewards: 116,667 JOY
  • WG spent: 717,744 JOY
  • Funding proposals: 20,000 JOY
  • Creator payout: 0 JOY
  • Validator rewards: 250,000 JOY
  • Fees and token burn: (120,463) JOY



  • Total Videos, qty: 122,494
  • Weekly Videos Growth, qty: 5,936
  • Weekly Videos Growth, %: 5.1%


Provided stats below are for non-empty channels only:

  • Total Channels, qty:  1,248
  • Weekly Channels Growth, qty: 59
  • Weekly Channels Growth, 4.9%

Media Storage

  • Total Storage Used: 15,547 GB
  • Weekly Storage Used Growth: 248 GB
  • Weekly Storage Used Growth, %: 1.6%

Video NFTs

  • Total NFT: 2,270
  • Weekly NFT Growth: 36
  • Weekly NFT Growth, %: 1.6%
  • Weekly NFT sold: 0


  • Total Membership Accounts: 12,034
  • Weekly Membership Accounts Growth: 361
  • Weekly Membership Accounts Growth, %: 3.0%

YouTube Partner Program

  • Total payouts: 6,204,791  JOY
  • Weekly payouts: 77,437 JOY


  • Weekly new SignUps: 211
  • Weekly new Verified: 42


  • Weekly new synced videos: 711

More stats on YPP program is available here

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Open Positions

Recent Recruitments

@tes_hsn was hired for opening 'Content curator
He is an accomplished Founding Member who has contributed significantly to the Content Working Group within the testnet. With over two years of experience in the field of cryptocurrency projects, his expertise is well-established.

Council Election

Election Round  20

  • Election stage: Voting Period
  • Candidates number: 6
  • Candidate list: Hanzo Hazashi | Chaos77 | L1media | Tomato | Leet_Joy | 0x2bc
  • Votes (unrevealed), nmb: 13
  • Votes (unrevealed), stake: 10,970,200 JOY
  • Total candidate stake: 1,161,901 JOY (in USD eq: $ 57,493.61 USD)
  • Council salary per term: 83,333 JOY (in USD eq: 2,586.8 USD)



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Rockstar of The Week

Freakstatic (Twitter)

  • FM, actively involved in Nara runtime upgrade.
  • Extending council terms and forum subcategory adjustments.
  • Increasing worker capacity for storage and distribution group.

Notable Content Creators

Braavos Wallet on StarkNet (Twitter)

  • Braavos Wallet is a self-custodial wallet built on StarkNet.
  • It provides the ability to manage funds, NFTs, and access dApps
  • Accessible on web browsers, Android, and iOS platforms.

Crypto Barry (Twitter)

  • Crypto Barry: Premier crypto-focused YouTube channel with 128k followers.
  • Platform to showcase and elevate crypto projects.
  • Mission: Spotlight innovative projects in the digital currency world.

Dexter Plays PH (Twitter)

  • "PH Crypto Plays" has 69.5k subscribers.
  • Focuses solely on NFTs and Play-to-Earn Games.
  • Dexter offers trusted insights in these crypto niches.

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