How to stake

  1. Download the Yoroi Light wallet at https://yoroi-wallet.com/.
  2. Select the platform you prefer (Chrome, Edge, Firefox extension or Android/iOS application). The steps below assume you select the Chrome extension.
  3. After adding the extension to your browser, launch the Yoroi Wallet from within your browser.
  4. Follow the instructions to either create a new wallet or restore an existing wallet from a seed phrase.
  5. Make sure you had ADA in your wallet. You can fund your wallet by going to the “Receive” tab and find your addresses there. Always send small amounts first to ensure you’re using the right address.
  6. Go to the “Delegation List” tab, and search for “BACON“.
  7. Select the pool and click the “Delegate” button.

Your rewards will now show up in the “Dashboard” tab. Note that it takes between 3 and 4 epochs (15-20 days) before you’ll start getting rewards.

  1. Download the Daedalus wallet at https://daedaluswallet.io/. Daedalus is a full node wallet, which means that it stores a copy of the entire Cardano blockchain. This gives maximum security with no reliance on central servers, but it also means a larger and bulkier program to run on your computer.
  2. The first time you launch Daedalus, it will need to sync with the Blockchain, which can take up to several hours.
  3. After Daedalus has finished syncing, follow on-screen instructions to create or restore a wallet.
  4. Make sure you had ADA in your wallet. You can fund your wallet by going to the “Receive” tab and find your addresses there. Always send small amounts first to ensure you’re using the right address.
  5. Click the second button the left panel and select the “Stake Pools” tab.
  6. Search for “BACON” and click the Delegate to this pool” button.

Your rewards will now show up in the “Rewards” tab. Note that it takes between 3 and 4 epochs (15-20 days) before you’ll start getting rewards.