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Oct 13 , 2021 · 3 min read
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Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Supporting Scalable and instant blockchain transactions, Matic Network (Polygon) brings massive scale to Ethereum using an adapted version of Plasma with PoS based side chains. With remarkable features like scalability, high throughput, user experience, security, asset interoperability, and a one-stop DeFi platform, Matic aims to change the issues by simplifying the interaction between users and the decentralized world.

InfStones is thrilled to support the staking service on the Matic network and wishes the collaboration can bring multiple opportunities for the ecosystem. Follow the guidance below, earn yourself rewards easily by delegating to InfStones.

Step 1 Install Metamask

Click on this link to download the MetaMask browser extension wallet:

Click on “Add to Chrome” to start installing.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Step 2 Create or import a wallet

After installing MetaMask, click on its logo on the extension bar to open up the wallet on your browser.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Click on “Get Started” to begin.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

To create a new wallet, click on “Create a Wallet”.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Click on “I Agree” to continue.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Set your password and then click on “Create”.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Click on the area inside of the red square and remember your Secret Backup Phrase.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Choose the words in the same sequence as one of the Secret Backup Phrase presented before.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Done. Click on “All Done” to access your wallet.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Step 3 Connect MetaMask to the voting website of Matic

Click on this link to start delegating MATIC for InfStones:

Click on “Products” at the top of the page, then click on “Wallet” to log in.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Click on “Metamask” to connect your wallet to the voting website.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

A message will be sent to the user asking for permission to connect the wallet to the website, this connection will not cost you money. Click on “Sign” to continue the connection.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Notice: Switch your Metamask network to Ethereum Mainnet before connecting.

Done!

You’ve connected to the Matic mainnet if you can see the part inside of the red square.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Step 4 Delegating

Click on “Apps” and then click on “Staking”, wait for a second before being transferred to the delegating page.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Click on “Become a Delegator”. Type “InfStones” in the search bar and press ENTER on yourkeyboard, InfStones will be shown below, click on “Delegate”.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Type in the amount of MATIC you want to delegate for InfStones, then click “Continue” to begin.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Wait a second for the transaction to be sent, then you need to approve your transaction. Click on ”Delegate” to approve.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Be patient and wait for another second, the transaction will be sent to Metamask Wallet, click on “Confirm” to broadcast the transaction.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Once your delegation transaction is confirmed, you will get a success message like the image below.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

Notice: It will take 12 Block confirmations to finalize your delegation transaction and for it to be reflected on the Dashboard. You can also delegate to multiple validators using the same address.

Step 5 Confirm

You can then access your Dashboard by clicking on “Go to my account”. You will also see a section of your Delegations. In this section, you will be able to view a list of all your delegations across validators.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

To undelegate, redelegate your stake, you can click on “Unbond” or other options below to accomplish your actions.

Polygon(Matic) Delegation Tutorial

If you have any questions during the staking process, please feel free to reach out to us using our social media channels as below

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About InfStones

InfStones is an advanced, enterprise-grade Platform as a Service (PaaS) blockchain infrastructure provider trusted by the top blockchain companies in the world. InfStones’ AI-based infrastructure provides developers worldwide with a rugged, powerful node management platform alongside an easy-to-use API. With over 20,000 nodes supported on over 80 blockchains, InfStones gives developers all the control they need - reliability, speed, efficiency, security, and scalability - for cross-chain DeFi, NFT, GameFi, and decentralized application development.

InfStones is trusted by the biggest blockchain companies in the world including Binance, CoinList, BitGo, OKX, Chainlink, Polygon, Harmony, and KuCoin, among a hundred other customers. InfStones is dedicated to developing the next evolution of a better world through limitless Web3 innovation.