This tutorial will guide you through the process of listing a custom ERC20 token to a decentralized exchange called Etherdelta. You can watch the video tutorial bellow, or keep on reading step-by-step instructions on how to do it. For more decentralized exchanges where you can list your token take a look at top decentralized exchanges post in our blog.
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Etherdelta is a new kind of exchange, a decentralized exchange. Decentralized exchanges offer a new way of trading where all deposits are kept in public smart contracts instead of private custodial wallet controled by exchange operator. This architecture reduces risk for traders as they can audit exchange at all times, making sure their deposits are always accessible to them.
Smart contracts that Etherdelta is running are deployed on Ethereum blockchain, which enables adding any ERC20 token to the exchange. This tutorial will guide you through the process of listing new ERC20 token, and putting it in the order book so that anyone can buy it.
Before we begin make sure you have the following:
For step-by-step instructions, read on.
Now that Etherdelta knows about your tokens, you can deposit them to Etherdelta's smart contracts. Follow these steps bellow:
If you want to sell your tokens on Etherdelta you can do so by following steps bellow:
Now that you've listed your token to Etherdelta, you can grab the URL from the browser and share it with interested parties. You should get an URL similar to this URL. If you follow this link, you can see that we are selling a sample token called My Super Token at the price of 0.1 ETH per token. This is just for demonstration purpose, do not buy it!
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