Creating a wallet
Before anything else, you need to create a wallet. There are two ways to create a wallet, the Pera Algo Wallet app for iOS and Android or MyAlgo. You will need to create a MyAlgo wallet at some point in order to interact with sites to buy, sell, and mint NFTs.
Create a New Account on the Pera Algo Wallet app
Learn how to create a new account on the Pera Algo Wallet, the official Algorand wallet app. You can get the app for iOS and Android.
Setup MyAlgo Wallet
MyAlgo is a browser based Algorand wallet. You can create a new wallet or import a passphrase from your Algorand Wallet. You will need to setup MyAlgo if you want to interact with websites like AB2 Gallery and Rand Gallery.
Funding a wallet
Before you can buy, sell, and hodl Algorand NFTs, you're gonna need some algos. Here is what you need to know to fund your wallet.
Buy Algorand right from your Pera Algo Wallet using Moonpay
"MoonPay offers a fast and easy way to buy Algorand with credit card."
Withdrawing algos from an exchange to your Pera Algo Wallet account
"On the Algorand Blockchain, algos are the native currency that are needed to send transactions, add assets, and interact with applications. By the end of this tutorial, you'll have successfully transferred algos from an exchange to your Pera Algo Wallet."
How to buy Algorand on Kraken
"Algorand differentiates its technology through design choices that make it easier for users to help operate the network and be awarded the new ALGO cryptocurrency it creates."
Minting/Creating an NFT
There are a few options to create your own NFTs on the Algorand blockchain. Most sites that allow you to buy and sell NFTs will also allow you to create your own. If you have a lot of NFTs to mint and you know the Python programming language, you can batch create your NFTs.
Minting an NFT on Rand Gallery
Rand Gallery is a great place to mint your NFTs. The website has a nice UI and it's very fast.
Minting an NFT on AB2 Gallery
All you need to know to mint an NFT on AB2 Gallery.
Batch minting NFTS using AlgoNFTS.art
AlgoNFTS.art makes it super easy to generate thousands of unique NFTs that include ARC69 metadata. Check out their Help/About page to learn more.
Batch minting NFTs following the ARC69 metadata standard using Python
"This guide will walk you through batch minting NFTs on Algorand following ARC69 using Python. No prior experience with Python is assumed, but you will be required to make some changes to the Python script to suit your requirements."
Buying an NFT
Support artists and NFT collections and invest your algos by buying NFTs on the Algorand blockchain. Here's how.
Finding NFTs to Buy
Have some algos and want to buy/invest in some NFTs? Here's where to go to find new and established NFT collections on the Algorand blockchain.
Buying an NFT on Rand Gallery
This guide will walk you through how to buy NFTs on Rand Gallery.
Buying an NFT on ALGOxNFT
Here is how to buy an NFT on ALGOxNFT.
Buying NFTs on Shufl
You can buy NFTs on Shufl using your Pera Algo Wallet or My Algo wallet.
Buy from Instant Shuffles on Instant Shuffle
Instant Shuffle is a fun way to purchase NFTs. It allows you to mint/purchase a random NFT from a collection.
Selling an NFT
There are a few ways to sell Algorand NFTs. You can sell them directly on sites like Rand Gallery and ALGOxNFT, sell them in shuffles on Instant Shuffle, or auction off your NFTS on ALGOxNFT. Here's how.
Selling NFTs on Rand Gallery
You can make listings for approved collections on Rand Gallery. This site lets you sell NFTs for a fixed price.
Selling NFTs on ALGOxNFT
You can make listings for approved collections on ALGOxNFT too. You can make auctions, shuffles, or Buy Now listings.
Shuffles on Instant Shuffle by Rand Gallery
Instant Shuffle allows you to create shuffles. This a completely randomized way of selling your NFT collection.
Selling an NFT on AB2 Gallery
All you need to know to sell an NFT on AB2 Gallery.
Burning an NFT
Burning an NFT means to destroy it.
Adding ARC69 metadata to my Algorand NFTs
The ARC69 specification allows you to add attributes/traits to your NFTs.
Websites to explore, buy, sell, and mint Algorand NFTs
NFT Explorer is tracking the sales and prices of NFTs across the Algorand blockchain, while also providing the best place for artists to display their collection"
Shufl is a community focused NFT marketplace dedicated to empowering creators and communities while using our platform to drive real world impacts.
"AB2 Gallery is a decentralized marketplace for crypto art assets secured on the Algorand blockchain."
"Algogems is the open NFT marketplace for the Algorand blockchain. It allows artists to mint and auction their NFT for free, and provides a trading platform for NFT collectors."