We will also be sending new accounts with verified MetaMask addresses 100 Staked SPN (on specific distribution dates) so that new users can also enjoy the benefits of the platform and be a part of this special community.
To get started, you’ll need to go through a few simple steps before receiving the SPN and getting access to the Rewards Engine.
- Create account on the Beta
- Verify MetaMask
- Stake at least 100 SPN (minimum amount required to perform actions on the platform and access the Rewards Engine)
- Use the Sapien Platform and access the Rewards Engine
1) Create an account on the Sapien Beta:
You’ll start here: https://beta.sapien.network/login
The following video will help you create an account on the Beta:
2) Install MetaMask in under 5 minutes:
If you currently have MetaMask, you can skip to Step 3. If you do not have it, you will need to to install MetaMask and create an account.
Go to https://metamask.io/ and download the extension. You will be prompted to create a vault when you open the extension. Simply follow the instructions and remember to save the seed phrase in case you forget your password. Here is a full explainer video on how to set up MetaMask in under 5 minutes:
3) Verify your MetaMask Address and receive your SPN:
Finally, you will simply need to verify your Metamask address here: https://beta.sapien.network/stakespn
- Click “Verify MetaMask”
- MetaMask will open. Click Sign.
Once this is done, you will then see a green box with your verified MetaMask address and a black check mark on the right hand side indicating that your address is verified.
At this point you can either manually stake your SPN tokens or wait for an automated staking of 100 SPN.
The more SPN you stake the more SPN you can receive from the Rewards Engine for Social Activity on the platform. Please see: ⚠️ What is Adaptive Staking?
Automated Staking: After verifying your MetaMask address you will receive 100 Staked SPN on one of the following distribution dates (2018): September 3, September 10, September 12.
Once you have at least 100 SPN staked, you will be able to access the SPN Rewards Engine where you’ll be able to earn SPN by contributing to the platform through voting, commenting, and posting content. All you need to do is verify your phone number.
Please follow this tutorial for more information: ⚠️ How to use the Sapien Rewards Engine?
And skip to Step 3: Verify your Phone Number.
Please send an email to [email protected] if you need additional help. A Sapien representative is waiting to assist you!