Everyone who at least a little dived into the topic of cryptocurrency and NFT wondered how to create their own NFT token, whether design skills or knowledge of graphic editors are needed for this?
In this article I will answer all the questions and tell you how to do it really simply
To create your own nft token, you need:
- Ethereum wallet (Meta Mask or other)/
- https://opensea.io/ website.
- The content that you want to write to the token
1) Go on the site: https://opensea.io/ → Sign up, select and create a wallet
2) Choose any wallet, the most popular "MetaMask".
How to create and tie up a wallet?
- Type "metamask" in the search and find the application or click on the wallet icon directly on the site
- Go to the application page and click "Install".
- On a new tab, you will see an animated wallet logo - the fox will follow the movements of the mouse cursor. Click on the "Get Started" button.
- On the next page, select "Create Wallet".
- You will be prompted to agree that the service will track your actions. You can refuse or accept the terms.
- Create a password and agree to the terms of service after you read them.
- View the instructions on what a "recovery phrase" is and how to restore your wallet with it. Click next.
- On the next page, you will need to copy the same secret phrase. To see it, click on the picture with the lock. Save the phrase to a file and hide it in a safe place. Then click "Next"
- Next, you need to confirm your secret phrase - choose the words in the correct sequence. When you do this, the "Confirm" button will become active. Click it.
3) Click: Create
Now we create the nft token . Add the media which will be our token. It can be a picture, video, 3D model, sound. Acceptable formats are JPG, PNG, GIF, SVG, MP4, WEBM, MP3, WAV, OGG, GLB, GLTF. No more than 100 MB. We also add the name of the token.
4) Below we can add a link to your website or page on social networks and a description:
5) Next, you can add various characteristics to the token. You can also add blocked content that only the buyer (the owner of this token) can see. Next, the number of instances in which the token is issued is indicated (default 1). Click "Create".
6) The token has been created! A couple of days it is on verification (authentication). You can then sell it if you want. To do this, click "Sell"
Typically, sales at Opensea are carried out in the form of an auction. Choose a starting price for your token of 0.01 Eth (Ether). As a result, click Post Your Lusting.
The placement for sale is currently worth 77.59 USD. It depends on the value of the transaction fee, which is called GAS FEE. The price for accommodation varies depending on the time of day. You can track at what time the price is the lowest and place your nft token. Сlick confirm and ready!