Get MetaMask

Install MetaMask

MetaMask is an in-browser Ethereum wallet. It allows us to send and sign transactions on the Ethereum blockchain.

To install MetaMask:

  1. Visit the MetaMask website.

  2. Follow the instructions to add MetaMask as a browser extension.

  3. Restart your browser. You should now see the MetaMask icon in the top right corner of your browser.

Create an Ethereum account

With the newly installed MetaMask extension click the icon in your browser. This will open up MetaMask with a setup guide for creating a new account (wallet).

After following the instructions you should see a screen with information about your newly created Ethereum account.