A quick guide to DeFi and NFTs on Avalanche
To perform transactions and store your digital assets and tokens, you must first setup a Wallet. There are a number of wallets that can be setup to use in the Avalanche ecosystem, the popular wallet options currently are Metamask, Cpre and the Coinbase Wallet.
Below you can find direct links to setup guides for both of the above-mentioned Wallet options.
More Wallet setup guides can be found here:
Just like on any other chain, you will first need the native token to pay for transactions. On Avalanche, you need AVAX tokens. Always ensure you save some AVAX in your wallet.
To get AVAX Tokens into your Wallet you can use any major cryptocurrency exchange, such as Binance, Coinbase or FTX. Purchase some AVAX Tokens and then withdraw those Tokens into your wallet using the exchange withdrawal process. You can view Exchange guides here: