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What should I be doing to become a top tier Plutus Developer?(Besides Plutus-Pioneer-Program)

Fellow Plutus Pioneer here. Besides following the lectures closely and doing the homework (potentially several times), I would recommend digging into the actual plutus project, go through the source ...
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Minting a NFT (collection) with Blockfrost

You don't need blockfrost, just learn the cardano-cli and you can make anything. https://developers.cardano.org/docs/native-tokens/minting-nfts/ Download the Testnet version of Daedalus and get tADA (...
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Can Cardano be used to mint and trade gaming NFTs?

Not currently. NFTs are essentially smart contracts implementing auctions for assets embedded in the Interplanetary Filesystem (IPFS). So, you need a blockchain that supports smart contracts. Ethereum ...
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What is Alonzo?

Cardano's Gougen era, which is the era that will enable what is generally understood as smart contract capabilities comparable to Ethereum's, consists of three major Hard Fork Combinator (HFC) events: ...
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What is Alonzo?

The original Cardano roadmap defines 5 main Eras: Byron, Shelley, Goguen, Basho and Voltaire. Each of these include several milestones, usually in the form of a hard-fork that changes some of the ...
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What should I do with a validator which exceeds the maximum size?

You can split it into multiple validators. Each validator would have an NFT that can only be spent if the requirements for its validator are met (including returning the NFT to the script address with ...
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Minting a NFT (collection) with Blockfrost

We can mint NFTs on cardano without smart contracts. There are some projects which help to do it in a browser like https://namiwallet.io/, but you can do it via CLI
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Cardano Smart Contract Architecture Diagrams?

I lifted this screenshot from Reddit so I'm not 100% sure who created it. This is more of a overall Cardano view, so in my mind, qualifies as a 50,000 foot view.
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Cardando project idea

Welcome to the community. While this stack exchange may not be a good fit for questions that open themselves up for rather subjective answers, I figured this topic (would people find this project ...
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Getting started developing cardano-node

Try to give the guild cntools build script a look https://github.com/cardano-community/guild-operators/blob/master/scripts/cnode-helper-scripts/cabal-build-all.sh It probably contains all the ...
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Any up to date Plutus tutorials for how to use the Emulator Trace?

You can refer to the plutus-contract tests which use the Emulator Trace https://github.com/input-output-hk/plutus-apps/tree/main/plutus-contract/test/Spec
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How did SundaeSwap solve the scalability issue associated with consuming the same UTxO more than once in the same block?

A good thing to remember when developing on Cardano is that there exists no global state! The state and its history of the blockchain is captured in a graph, where the current state of the chain are ...
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What's a BabbageOutputTooSmallUTxO error? How to access minAda in Plutus code?

I unfortunately asked 2 questions in one, and since @william answered one of them he should get the credit for the answer. To answer the second question for future reference, there is indeed a Plutus ...
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What's a BabbageOutputTooSmallUTxO error? How to access minAda in Plutus code?

This was just answered here. The min UTxO output value calculation has changed for the Babbage era. Make sure you're using the latest version of whatever library/ sdk you're using to construct ...
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Minting a NFT (collection) with Blockfrost

The main reason that we can mint NFTs without smart contracts is native tokens on the Cardano blockchain. A good explanation is found here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ccLgnM3ErUE at around 3 ...
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Is there a way to see which Plutus code is deployed on a specific script address?

Edit I just realized I misunderstood your question, you are searching for a way to get the Plutus code starting from an address, not to get and address from your Plutus code! I'm leaving the old ...
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Starting to learn development on Cardano blockchain platform

Start with the Cardano Developer Portal It has enough hyperlinks to keep you occupied for a while :)
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Project One: IOHK light wallet in the making - where to find the source code?

As far as I know, the wallet or its source code is not yet release. If you are looking for a metamask equivalent, you might want to check Nami wallet.
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Can Cardano be used to mint and trade gaming NFTs?

Cardano adrestia links to several different options for interacting with Cardano from 3rd party applications & languages. cardano-wallet provides a REST API to manage a wallet, and can send/manage ...
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