are also other faucets that are equally good (see [link
Tell your friends
To truly grasp how amazing all this is, help a friend set
up a wallet and send some Nano back and forth. Your friend can be anywhere in the world,
and you can send any amount of Nano - it will take just a few seconds. How cool is that?!
You might want to have more than 0.01 Nano.
One of the quickest ways to get more is to make an account on Binance [link
is a crypto-currency exchange
. On Binance, you can buy
Bitcoin with your credit card, buy Nano with those Bitcoin, and then
send the Nano to your wallet. If you need help with the details, the
Nano community is happy to help, e.g. on Reddit [link
There are somewhat cheaper ways than Binance, but those are beyond the
scope of this guide.
Where to spend your Nano
There are lots of ways to spend your Nano.
Here is a site that provides a worldwide list of merchants that accept Nano:
]. And here is another list: [link
]. Most notably, you can pay your Wirex credit cards bills
in Nano [link
], basically allowing you to indirectly buy anything with Nano.
There are a few things that you can do to help the Nano ecosystem and it is good to have heard of them early on. However, I can only give pointers and you will need to do your own research to learn more.
First, a small number of exchanges, including Binance, are gaining a lot of power. Help prevent a further concentration of power
by using smaller exchanges that work equally good for your region.
Second, don't leave your Nano on an exchange - withdraw them to your wallet instead. Your Nano are safer in your wallet. Also, this helps decentralise the network
. The following is a good starting point: [link
Third, if you are getting serious about Nano, then you might want to read up on hardware wallets
, which is the safest way to store your funds. The best guide on this topic is currently down. Search for "Nano ledger" to find out more.
You now have a basic setup for and a first
impression of Nano.
If you want to learn more about the technology, the official website is
a great starting point: [link
Also, the Nano subreddit has lots and lots of further resources in the
sidebar, including links to some other great wallets and faucets, etc.:
There, you can also find more info on how to buy Nano cheap.
you need help with anything, the Nano subreddit is a great place to
start. There's also a discord channel. The link to it can be found in
the sidebar of the subreddit.
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