Contributing to ZeroNet

  • Write about ZeroNet. You can add your article to ZeroTalk.
  • Join our IRC channel, #zeronet @ FreeNode and help to answer questions.
  • Create new ZeroNet sites: The network is worth nothing without content, so we need You to make it succeed. Content is king!
  • Help to develop ZeroNet: If you know python you can pick a task from github issues or develop your own idea. Before you start anything big please, open a new discussion, so you can make sure nobody is working on it already and we can share our ideas to make the best out of it.
  • You can donate bitcoins to support ZeroNet.

Coding standards if you want to collaborate to ZeroNet

  • Follow PEP8
  • Simple is better than complex
  • Premature optimization is the root of all evil


  • ClassNames: Capitalized, CamelCased
  • functionNames: starts with lowercase, camelCased
  • variable_names: lowercased, under_scored


  • file_path: File path relative to working dir (data/17ib6teRqdVgjB698T4cD1zDXKgPqpkrMg/css/all.css)
  • inner_path: File relative to site dir (css/all.css)
  • file_name: all.css
  • file: Python file object
  • privatekey: Private key for the site (without _)

Source files directories and naming

  • One class per file is preferred
  • Source file name and directory comes from ClassName: WorkerManager class = Worker/