How to set up a Metamask wallet — an easy, step-by-step beginners’ guide

Setting up a Metamask wallet is a rite of passage for all cryptocurrency investors. This popular Web 3.0 wallet allows you to hold a wide variety of digital assets, buy and sell NFT on OpenSea, buy meme tokens on PancakeSwap and Uniswap, and send and receive cryptocurrencies.

So what exactly is a Metamask wallet? It is an online wallet that mainly contains Ethereal and ERC-20 tokens (cryptocurrencies that run on the Ethereum blockchain as Shiba Inu), but also supports tokens on other blockchains, including Avalanche, Polygon, Harmony ONE, Binance Smart Chain, and more.