Do you know a tool called Discord? It can be said that it is an essential tool for those who want to do NFT. It is a place for information exchange that is indispensable for investing in NFT projects and gathering information, so let’s use it.
- What is Discord?
- Installation method
- Setting up two-factor authentication
- Discord Terminology
What is Discord?
Discord is a free chat app that boasts a cumulative total of 350 million registered users. It is a tool that allows chat function, voice conversation, video call, screen sharing and file sharing. It was originally a chat tool for games, but it became famous as an NFT-only tool. The reason is that it is very useful as a place to exchange information. Using this site, we can now know whether it is a scam or not, so we recommend introducing it.
Voice chat function
Discord allows group video calling with voice chat. Up to 10 people can be camera at the same time. It is also possible to listen only with mute.
Text chat function
Text chat allows you to interact with multiple people with a high degree of freedom. You can receive message notifications that mention a specific user and react with emoticons.
A bot is a program function that automates automated responses and tasks. You can automate community participation approval, wallet connection, rumble, and reminder notifications.
By assigning roles to each user, each role can be visualized. You can also set permissions according to role and mention by role.
Installation is possible from the link below. The PC version is below.
Source : Discord
You can install the app from below.
Once installed, create a Discord account. Discord and sign up. All you have to do is enter your email address, username, password and date of birth. After that, there is an email address authentication at the end, so you will receive an email from Discord, so you can finish it by opening it.
Source : Discord
Setting up two-factor authentication
After creating an account, please enable two-factor authentication for security. You can authenticate with Google Authenticator. You can do this by going to Settings -> Enable two-factor authentication.
Please refer to the following article if you have trouble installing Google Authenticator.
Discord is basically run by a server. Members then post to categorized announcement channels in the server’s community. Below is a glossary of commonly used terms.
A server is a DIscord community.
A channel is a room within a server. There are two channels, a text channel and a voice channel. You can easily add and organize channels according to the content.
Discord is free of charge, but there is a paid plan called Nitro. You can boost your servers by paying for a paid plan.
The functions are similar to Wechat, LINE, and Whatsapp, so if you have used chat tools, you will be able to use it immediately.
How to enter the community
In order to enter the NFT community, you need to access the Discord invitation URL from the official website/SNS. You will receive an invitation from there. You can participate by agreeing to the community rules. After joining the Discord community, you will be able to talk.
There are many channels when you first log in. Please read the “Introduction” first. When you find a channel that interests you, you can pin it by tapping the member icon. Doing this will allow you to read your pinned messages.
You can enter a comment at the bottom by entering the channel. It will be sent with the Enter key. To open, press Shift and Enter at the same time. You can also send stamps and pictograms.
Benefits of Discord
Benefits of joining Discord include:
Latest information on the NFT project
The latest information on NFT projects is often available in this tool. If you want quick information, this is the place to go. It is recommended for those who do not have much time to collect information.
Exclusive channel for NFT owners
There are channels exclusive to NFT owners. It is possible to enjoy it on a limited channel.
know fraud information
There are many scammers in the NFT market in recent years. Information about these dubious scammers is also available which is quite useful. Also, most of the direct messages sent within Discord are scams, so we recommend that you set it to not receive direct messages.
Select your profile icon → Privacy → Turn off Allow direct messages from members on the server.
Bybit’s NFT Marketplace
Bybit has an NFT Marketplace. If you open an account, you can actually enter and trade, so let’s try it.