How to Stake GLMR Tokens on Moonbeam and Earn Staking Rewards

Katherine Jan 11 · 7 min read This tutorial will guide you through the process of staking your Glimmer tokens (GLMR) on Moonbeam using the dApp built by the Moonbeam Foundation. The dApp works on Moonbase Alpha (for demo purposes), Moonriver, and Moonbeam. Make sure you select the Moonbeam network in order to stake Glimmer … Read more

How to Connect MetaMask to Moonbeam

Katherine Jan 10 · 2 min read This tutorial will guide you through the process of connecting your MetaMask wallet to Moonbeam. If you prefer, there is also a video tutorial that you can check out here. If you do not already have MetaMask installed, you can install the extension from the Chrome store. For … Read more

How to Claim Moonbeam Crowdloan Rewards

Katherine Jan 11 · 3 min read This tutorial will guide you through the process of claiming your Moonbeam crowdloan rewards using the DApp built by the Moonbeam Foundation. The DApp works for Moonbeam, Moonriver and Moonbase Alpha (TestNet), where you’ll be able to claim your GLMR crowdloan rewards, stake your GLMR tokens, and perform … Read more

Moonbeam Crowdloan Rewards Initial Distribution

Katherine Jan 11 · 2 min read The Moonbeam Foundation is delighted to announce that a series of motions have passed governance for the initial distribution of crowdloan rewards to those who contributed. 30% of Crowdloan Rewards Pool Available Immediately This initial distribution includes the 30% of GLMR rewards (45M of the 150M rewards pool) … Read more

Moonbeam Begins Decentralization Process

Katherine Dec 21, 2021 · 3 min read Boston, MA — December 21, 2021 — Moonbeam, the Ethereum-compatible smart contract platform on Polkadot, has begun decentralization and added 24 third-party collators to the active collator set. This marks the beginning of phase one of the Moonbeam launch process, which gradually phases in functionality to ensure … Read more

Moonriver Enters to First Phase of Launch to Kusama

Katherine Jul 9 · 3 min read Boston, MA — July 9, 2021 — Moonbeam, the Ethereum-compatible smart contract platform on Polkadot, announced today that Moonriver, its community-led sister network on Kusama, has completed the initial step of its Phase Zero began last Tuesday when Moonriver started producing blocks on Kusama, though governance and infrastructure … Read more

The Role of Rococo in the Moonriver Launch Strategy

Katherine May 13 · 5 min read The purpose of this blog is to clarify our plans for Moonbeam as it relates to the Rococo TestNet and to explain what role we see Rococo playing for us now and in the future. For some context, Rococo is a Relay Chain TestNet run by Parity (the … Read more

Pinknode-Polkastarter IDO Whitelist Result

Pinknode May 10 · 3 min read After sorting through an overwhelming 31,000 registrations, Pinknode will now be announcing the names of our lucky winners. Due to the sheer volume of applications we have received, the number of available IDO spots has been bumped up from 500 to 600. The maximum allocation will be reduced … Read more