Hackster Connects the Hardware Community

Hackster.io, a division of Avnet, is the world’s fastest growing developer community for learning, programming, and building hardware.

By bringing together a global network of 740,000+ innovators and hundreds of technology partners, Hackster hopes to facilitate the creation of solutions that make today's world a smarter, healthier place and support the livelihood of tomorrow's generation.

Our community
Network of Builders

Hackster members are experienced and beginner developers from different interests and backgrounds, worldwide. According to our 2017 survey, close to 50% of them design, build, or program hardware as a part of their daily job. Here are the most popular hardware topics they're talking about:

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Home Automation

2,700+ projects

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Security

450+ projects

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Robotics

1,100+ projects

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Automotive

340+ projects

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Virtual Reality

60+ projects

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Drones

150+ projects

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Voice

380+ projects

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Wearables

430+ projects

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Hackster Platform
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740,000+

members in 150 countries

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15,000+

projects in our community

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210+

community platforms

Hackster's Social Reach in 2018
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10,000,000+

monthly impressions

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350,000+

monthly blog views

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500,000+

newsletter subscribers

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2,500,000+

monthly video views

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Our community
Popular Community Platforms
Arduino
Arduino

390,000+ members

Raspi
Raspberry Pi

51,000+ members

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Intel

16,000+ members

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Microsoft

34,000+ members

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Our workshops
Build with Experts

Hackster Live is global meetup led by a network of passionate ambassadors.

Come join us and build projects with hardware experts in-person at our world-wide workshops.

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120+

hackster ambassadors

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1,000+

monthly trained developers

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7,100+

hardware developers

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60+

locations world-wide

Join a Workshop
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Our contests
Challenge Yourself

Hackster organizes contests where anyone around the world can participate in hardware design challenges for a chance to win big prizes.

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38,000+

contest participants

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4,100+

contest submissions

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$700,000+

cash value of prizes

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Become a Member

Grow your skills as a hardware developers by joining one of the largest communities in the world.

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Grow Your Platform

Looking to grow your platform and developer network? Hackster is the best place to doing so on the web.

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