A Blockchain is a user pays decentralised database where Gas pays for transaction security and data integrity.
Dependent on the engineering decisions and investor motivations this tax has different costs vs risk profile for storing the data.
Cryptography and Decentralisation increases security and protects trust at a foundational level incentivised through gas fees for transactions.
The path to creating functional code is not restricted. Anyone can write a contract, there is no ring fencing.
🗃️ Layer One
🗃️ Layer Two