4. Mint your token

A step-by-step guide showing how to mint the cryptocurrency token you created

What is minting?

Minting means to generate tokens in your native cryptocurrency.

In this tutorial we will show you how to generate tokens in your native cryptocurrency and send them to other addresses.

Guide

Go to Assets page of Porta Console.

https://console.porta.network/#/assets

Go to the row displaying your cryptocurrency and select: Mint

Choose:

  • Who to send the tokens to

  • The amount of tokens to send

Go to the balances tab of Assets page

You will see a list of any accounts you have that hold your cryptocurrency token

You can now move onto step 5: Create a smart contract and upload it to the Porta blockchain.