# New to web3
If you are new to Filecoin or to the web3 space, welcome! We think you will enjoy getting to learn about some of the core concepts that make IPFS, Filecoin, Powergate, and other technologies possible as well as how to use them in your projects and applications.
We recommend getting started by perusing the following resources.
- Long-term Information Structure
- What exactly is web3?
- The next Internet Revolution
- Protocol Labs: Creating New Networks
- a16z Podcast: Getting Applications into People's Hands