How to Create a Near Wallet?

Last Modified:
August 21, 2023

NEAR is a layer 1 blockchain that uses a proof-of-stake consensus mechanims like Ethereum.

This blockchain is known for using a "sharding solution" - a solution that enables the fast and efficient transactions.

Ready to create one? Here’s a step-by-step guide in creating a NEAR wallet:

Step 1

Type “” in your search bar.

Step 2

To make a new account, click “Create Account.”

Step 3

Click “Get Started.”

Step 4

Copy the generated passphrase or write it down in a notebook. Click “Generate New” if you wish to choose a different set of words.

Step 5

Click “Continue.”

Step 6

Verify your passphrase by entering the word that corresponds to the number given. Click “Verify and Complete.”

Step 7

Congratulations! You have successfully set up your Near wallet. Click the wallet address at the top of the page to copy the address of your account.

Step 8

Click the copy button to copy your address. Don’t forget to write it down in your notebook for safekeeping.

And that’s all, Ka-Bit! Top-up your wallet and start sending and receiving Near tokens!