Quickstart Guide

Get started as a Coiin Network Validator; no blockchain experience necessary! In this guide you will learn how to enroll as a proxy node validator, register your own independent node, start creating transactions, and see cryptographic proof of those transactions packaged into blocks. Learning these concepts will give you a solid foundation to begin creating a blockchain application using the Coiin Network platform.

Create a Coiin Console Account

Head over to the Coiin Console and create your account following the prompts. A few notes:

  • Email - we’ll sent a one time passcode to confirm you own this email address, which also improves your reputation score on the network.

  • Username - this is your handle on the Coiin network and visible on the leaderboard.

  • Password - must be at least eight characters long and contain at least one capital letter, one number, and one symbol.

Become a Validator and Earn Coiin

Get started as a Coiin Network Validator; no blockchain experience necessary! In this guide you will learn how to enroll as a proxy node validator, register your own independent node, start creating transactions, and see cryptographic proof of those transactions packaged into blocks. Learning these concepts will give you a solid foundation to begin creating a blockchain application using the Coiin Network platform.

Proxy Validator

Enrolling as a Proxy Validator is easy. Simply head over to the Validator page of the Coiin Console, and click Enroll Proxy Validator to start automatically signing of ongoing verification events on the network.

Independent Validator

Tun run your own Independent Validator, follow the Independent Validator setup instructions. Download the script and run it as a cronjob or use one of our easy installers for macOS and Windows.

Add Identity Factors

Under the Account page in Coiin Console, you can add additional Identity Factors. These Factors improve your Reputation score on the network and increase the proportion of Coiin Rewards minted every lunar cycle.

Enterprise

Check out the Enterprise Quickstart Guide here: Enterprise Quickstart Guide