Follow our guide to learn everything you need to know to begin buying NFTs on AtomicHub.
To get started, follow the steps below :
- Set up your crypto Wallet (Anchor Wallet)
- Add some funds (purchase EOS from cryptocurrency exchange like Coinbase)
- Login to your Wallet on AtomicHub
- Buy your NFTs!
What is a crypto wallet and why do you need it?
A crypto wallet is a place to securely keep digital assets is an essential part of any blockchain system. Wallets are used to access various platforms, sign transactions and manage your balances. In this way, all crypto platforms and NFT marketplaces, eliminate the need to store user account data, making their operations more accurate and secure.
How do I set up a wallet?
Creating an Anchor EOS Wallet
Anchor is a security and privacy focused open-source digital wallet for all EOSIO-based networks. Anchor Wallet is available on Mobile and Desktop.
You can purchase an EOS Account through Apple Pay when you download Anchor Wallet on your iOS Device. For Android users, you can download Anchor Wallet from Google Play store.
Your device will now ask you to confirm payment of $1.99. Once payment is processed, your account will be created.
Congratulations! you have successfully setup your Anchor wallet.
How to add funds to your wallet?
Purchase EOS from a cryptocurrency exchange
EOS is available for purchase from all the popular and trusted crypto exchanges such as Coinbase, Binance, and Kraken. Just for simplicity’s sake, we’ll be referencing Coinbase in this guide since it’s one of the most popular cryptocurrency exchange.
To learn how to create a Coinbase account, click on the link below:
To learn how to buy digital currency from Coinbase, watch the video or click on the link below:
Send EOS from Coinbase to your Wallet
In order to purchase NFTs, you will need to have funds available in your wallet. Once you have puchased EOS from Coinbase, get it transferred to your Anchor Wallet from there.
Check out our full guide on how to get funds send to your wallet below :
Hooray! Now you have successfully setup your wallet and transferred funds to your wallet. Time to check out the NFT marketplace!
How do I connect my wallet to AtomicHub?
AtomicHub is a one stop solution for creating, trading and buying / selling NFTs that is already used by hundreds of thousands of users. Once your Anchor Wallet is set up, you’ll need to make sure you’re logged into AtomicHub. This will link your inventory and balance, which you’ll need in order to make a purchase.
To do so, simply click on the Login button at the top right :
When you click on the Login button, the wallet options window will pop up :
Next, simply click on Anchor Wallet, and grant authorization to access your Wallet. With that done, you’re ready to go. It’s time to find some NFTs to purchase!