Phant𝖔m Wallet - Br𝖔wser Extensi𝖔n
Phantom is one of the most popular Solana crypto wallets. It is the go-to tool to store, buy, send, and receive SPL tokens (SPL vs ERC20 tokens). Hence, it is also a tool to use to authenticate Solana users. Like MetaMask, Phantom is also available as a mobile application and a browser extension. That way, users can choose their preferred option. However, as far as developers go, using the browser extension option tends to be the right choice. Currently, Phantom supports Chrome, Brave, Firefox, and Edge:
Furthermore, these are the key aspects of Phantom:
If you are interested in rolling up your sleeves and following our lead to take on the upcoming example project, make sure to download your Phantom wallet now. Just visit the official Phantom website (phantom.app) and follow the on-site instructions.
We are happy to have you join us as we take on our example project. To get the most out of the following sections, we encourage you first to read the content and then go through it again, only this time to take action yourself. We will use Phantom, Moralis, and Visual Studio Code (VSC) as tools. As such, we recommend getting these tools ready before moving forward.