Lisk may be a redistributed network admire Bitcoin, Nxt, or BitShares. It doesnt utilize proof of labor like Bitcoin, or Proof of Stake like Nxt. Lisk uses a simplified implementation of BitShares original accord rule referred to as Delegated Proof of Stake. Meaning each LSK holder will vote for mainchain delegates that area unit securing the network. Their area unit solely a most of one zero one active mainchain delegates that invariably got the foremost votes on the total network. Solely they will earn block generation rewards, meaning theres a money incentive to become full of life delegate. Each different delegate is on standby awaiting to become no appointive, or instead, securing a Lisk sidechain.