Introductory Tutorials for Coltstail

Coltstail was co-founded by a group of NFT enthusiasts, hoping to enter a real NFT world , which is fair, just and transparent, starting from community governance and gradually moving to DAO governance.

Coltstail provides introductory tutorials, that contains account registration, painting minting, and the use of Personal Center, to enter the world of NFT.

Being a Creator

Account Registration

The Coltstail platform can be authorized to log in via MetaMask wallet. The following are specific steps:

Note:The first time you log in, please ensure that the MetaMask plug-in is installed on your browser and your wallet account is logged in. If you do not know how to install the plug-in and log in to your wallet account, please refer to Use of MetaMask below.

  1. Access to the Coltstail, and click the portrait icon on the right of the top navigation bar to log in.


    Figure1 Top Navigation - User login

  2. Click the Sign In button and the Connect button, as shown in Figure 2 and Figure 3.
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    Figure2 Sign In


    Figure3 Authorization

  3. After logging in, click the Create button on the right of the top navigation bar to upload creations. If you are not a platform certified creator, you could contact the Coltstail, according to the prompt, and apply to become a platform certified creator, attaching relevant certificates and proof with your application.


    Figure4 top navigation - Create

    Figure5 You are not yet a platform certified creator!

The Admission rules of coltstail

  1. Applicants should have at least 2,000 followers on social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, Weibo, Little Red Book, etc.), and attach relevant links to the application.
  2. Applicants should have experience in creating digital art works and submit at least 3 digital art works for review.

The standard of works

  1. The art work must be original and created in digital form;
  2. It must not be a work that has been traded on other online platforms;
  3. It is forbidden to involving illegal content causing any controversy , including but not limited to politics, religion,racial discrimination, pornography, gambling and drug abuse and other sensitive topics;
  4. The price of works on the platform shall not be less than 0.01 ETH.

Use of MetaMask

MetaMask is a software cryptocurrency wallet used to interact with the Ethereum blockchain. It allows users to access their Ethereum wallet through a browser extension or mobile app, which can then be used to interact with decentralized applications. Here is a brief introduction about how to create and use a new wallet and secret recovery phrase .

  1. Install Charome

  2. Install the MetaMask plug-in. Access the Chrome Web Store and click the Add to Chrome button to install it, as shown in Figure 6.


    Figure6 the Chrome Web Storel

  3. Click the Get Started button, and then choose to import wallet or create a wallet, as shown in Figure 7 and Figure 8.


    Figure7 Welcome to MetaMask

    Figure8 New to MetaMask?

  • Create a Wallet

Step1: Allow MetaMask to gather data


Figure9 MetaMask - Help us improve MetaMask
Step2: Create password

Figure10 MetaMask - Create Password
Step3: Watch tutorial videos

Figure11 MetaMask - Secure your wallet
Step4: Get the secret recovery phrase. The Secret Recovery Phrase, unencrypted private keys, is a unique 12-word phrase generated when you first set up MetaMask. As long as you keep this phrase safe and sound, your wallet will be secure. If someone has access to your secret phrase, they will have access to your wallet. Please guard it well!

Figure12 MetaMask - Secret Recovery Phrase
Step5: Confirm your secret recovery phrase. Please select each phrase in order to ensure that secret recovery phrase has been remembered or recorded correctly

Figure13 MetaMask - Confirm your Secret Recovery Phrase
Step6: Login the account

Figure14 MetaMask - Congratulations

Figure15 MetaMask - Account List

  • Import Wallet

Step1: Allow MetaMask to gather data, as shown in Figure 9.
Step2: Import a Existing wallet using a secret recovery phrase.


Figure16 MetaMask - Import a wallet with Secret Recovery Phrase
Step3: Login the account, as shown in Figure 15.
Step4: MetaMask allows users to store and manage account keys, send and receive Ethereum-based cryptocurrencies and tokens. If you have any other questions about MetaMask, click here to get help and relevant information.

Mint

Coltstail supports single mint, multiple mint and import mint codes, which are generated by uonus. Creators upload their works in the three ways mentioned above, by default, the status of new works are on sell, and can be changed to off-shelf in the Personal Center.
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Figure17 Coltstail - Select the Method of Mint

Single Mint

  1. Select the single mint, and then enter all the information required, including image, the title of the work, description of the work, price, classification and royalties, and click the “MINT” button, as shown in Figure 18.

    Figure18 Coltstail - Single Mint
  2. For wallet authorization, click the “Sign ” button, as shown in Figure 19.

    Figure19 Authorization
  3. Successfully! Your work can be viewed in the Personal Center.

    Figure20 Coltstail - Mint successfully

Multiple Mint

  1. Select the multiple mint, and then enter all the information required, including the cover image, the title of the work, description of the work, classification and royalties, and click the “Next” button, as shown in Figure 21.

    Figure21 Coltstail - Multiple Mint
  2. Select the upload type (single or batch). In batch mode, you could upload a group of images, but no more than 100, at one time.
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    Figure22 Coltstail - Multiple Mint-upload type
  3. Enter all the information required, including the title of the work, description of the work, and price, and then click the “MINT” button, as shown in Figure 23 and Figure 24.

    Figure23 Multiple Mint- single

    Figure24 Multiple Mint- batch
  4. For wallet authorization, click the “Sign ” button, as shown in Figure 15.
  5. Successfully! Your work can be viewed in the Personal Center.

    Figure25 Authorization

Import

  1. Select the import method, and then enter the mint code and click the “SUBMIT” button, as shown in Figure 26.

    The mint code is generated by uonus. There is the video tutorial.
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    Figure26 Coltstail - Import Mint Code

  2. The platform will automatically fill in the information related to the work, including the title of the work, description of the work, price, classification and royalties. Click the “Save” button after confirmation.


    Figure27 Coltstail - Information Reconfirmation

  3. For wallet authorization, click the “Sign ” button, as shown in Figure 28.


    Figure28 Authorization

  4. Successfully! Your work can be viewed in the Personal Center.

    Note: Each mint code can be imported once only.

Introduction for the Personal Center

Access to the Coltstail and log onto your account, and then click the portrait icon on the right of the top navigation bar to the Personal Center, as shown in Figure 29.

You can use Personal Center to view and update both personal and work information.


Figure29 Top Navigation - Personal Center

Modify personal information (as shown in Figure 30)

  1. Modify profile picture. Click the profile picture, select new image, and then click the OK button;
  2. Modify the nickname. Click the edit button on the right of the nickname to modify it, and then save it;
  3. Modify the personal description. Click the edit button on the right of the personal description to modify it, and then save it;
  4. Modify the background of homepage. Click the edit button on the background picture at the top, select new background picture, and then click the OK button;
  5. Copy the wallet address: Click the copy button on the right of the address;
  6. Log out: Click the LOG OUT button.

    Figure30 The Personal Center

View works

The Personal Center is where you list all your works, including owner and created.

  • Owner: Refers to unsold original works and purchased works;
  • Created: Refers to original works.

Modify work information

For off-shelf works (selling works need to be removed from shelf), you can update work information in the Personal Center. From the Personal Center page, locate your work, click on the edit in the lower right corner of the work to modify the relevant information of works, as shown in Figure 31

  1. Purchased works: allows creator to modify the title of the work, description of the work, price, and change the status of work, selling or stop selling a work.
  2. Original single NFT: allows creator to modify the title of the work, description of the work, price, and change the selling status of work, selling or stop selling a work.
  3. Original series NFT: allows creator to change the work cover image, modify the title of the series, description of the series, price.
    • One of the series NFT: allows creator to modify the title of the work, price, and change the status of work, selling or stop selling a work, individually.
    • allows to add new work to the series, as shown in Figure 32


Figure31 Modify work information

Figure32 The Personal Center- Add new works

Figure33 Modify work information (off shelf)

Figure34 Modify work information (sell)