Abbreviated Metamask Setup and Bridging to Fantom Blockchain
Pro Tip: We have a FTM faucet for those first trades on the Fantom Opera chain at our discord, linked at the end of this article. Happy aping!!
Step 1: Add Fantom to Metamask
Network Name: Fantom Opera
New RPC URL: https://rpc.ftm.tools/
Chain ID: 250
Currency Symbol: FTM
Block Explorer URL: https://ftmscan.com/
Step 2: Bridging from BSC or Matic to Fantom using Anyswap
Switch your Metamask wallet to Smart Chain (from BSC) or Matic (from Matic)
Go to https://stable.anyswap.exchange/#/swap and select Connect to a wallet in upper right corner
You can add USDC to your Assets using the USDC contract 0x04068da6c83afcfa0e13ba15a6696662335d5b75
Step 3: Ape into HODL on PaintSwap.Finance
HODL can be purchased at the link below on PaintSwap
🎨 PaintSwap - A next evolution DeFi exchange on Fantom Opera (FTM)
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PaintSwap can handle smaller purchases of HODL using USDC (routes through FTM), but for larger purchases you’ll want to swap from USDC to FTM using the two exchanges below as they have much more liquidity:
Incentivized AMM on Fantom Opera
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SpookySwap - A next evolution DeFi exchange on Fantom Opera!
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