Near Near Protocol (NEAR) Staking Guide

<p><em>The following guide walks you through the process of NEAR staking. This guide is for those who already have a funded NEAR account. If you don’t, go to </em><a href="https://wallet.near.org/"><em>wallet.near.org</em></a><em>  to set up an account.</em></p><hr><p>Near Protocol (NEAR) is an open-source platform which is designed to build and empower decentralised applications. NEAR token holders can stake their tokens to earn up to 11% APY. </p><p>1. Import your account from <a href="https://wallet.near.org/"><em>wallet.near.org/</em></a> and access it. If you use ledger make sure that firmware and NEAR application is up to date.</p><figure class="kg-card kg-image-card"><img src="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/1import-existing-one.PNG" class="kg-image" alt srcset="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w600/2021/02/1import-existing-one.PNG 600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1000/2021/02/1import-existing-one.PNG 1000w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1600/2021/02/1import-existing-one.PNG 1600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/1import-existing-one.PNG 1896w" sizes="(min-width: 720px) 720px"></figure><p>2. Navigate to the <em>Staking</em> tab and press <em>Stake My Tokens.</em></p><figure class="kg-card kg-image-card"><img src="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/2Staking-press.PNG" class="kg-image" alt srcset="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w600/2021/02/2Staking-press.PNG 600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1000/2021/02/2Staking-press.PNG 1000w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1600/2021/02/2Staking-press.PNG 1600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/2Staking-press.PNG 1895w" sizes="(min-width: 720px) 720px"></figure><p>3. Look for a validator you wish to stake with or simply type its name in the search bar.</p><figure class="kg-card kg-image-card"><img src="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/3type-p2p.PNG" class="kg-image" alt srcset="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w600/2021/02/3type-p2p.PNG 600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1000/2021/02/3type-p2p.PNG 1000w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1600/2021/02/3type-p2p.PNG 1600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/3type-p2p.PNG 1895w" sizes="(min-width: 720px) 720px"></figure><p>4. Press on <em>Stake With Validator.</em></p><figure class="kg-card kg-image-card"><img src="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/4press-stake-with-p2p.PNG" class="kg-image" alt srcset="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w600/2021/02/4press-stake-with-p2p.PNG 600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1000/2021/02/4press-stake-with-p2p.PNG 1000w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1600/2021/02/4press-stake-with-p2p.PNG 1600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/4press-stake-with-p2p.PNG 1897w" sizes="(min-width: 720px) 720px"></figure><p>5. Specify the amount you wish to stake or click on the <em>Use Max</em> button in case you want to delegate the whole available balance. Scroll down and press <em>Submit Stake</em>.</p><figure class="kg-card kg-image-card"><img src="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/5use-max_scroll-down-and-submit.PNG" class="kg-image" alt srcset="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w600/2021/02/5use-max_scroll-down-and-submit.PNG 600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1000/2021/02/5use-max_scroll-down-and-submit.PNG 1000w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1600/2021/02/5use-max_scroll-down-and-submit.PNG 1600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/5use-max_scroll-down-and-submit.PNG 1893w" sizes="(min-width: 720px) 720px"></figure><p>6. Confirm staking in the new window.</p><figure class="kg-card kg-image-card"><img src="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/6Confirm-staking.PNG" class="kg-image" alt srcset="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w600/2021/02/6Confirm-staking.PNG 600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1000/2021/02/6Confirm-staking.PNG 1000w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1600/2021/02/6Confirm-staking.PNG 1600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/6Confirm-staking.PNG 1892w" sizes="(min-width: 720px) 720px"></figure><p>7. Approve the transaction on your hardware wallet if you use Ledger. You will be asked to authorize two transactions.</p><figure class="kg-card kg-image-card"><img src="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/7confirm-with-a-ledger.PNG" class="kg-image" alt srcset="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w600/2021/02/7confirm-with-a-ledger.PNG 600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1000/2021/02/7confirm-with-a-ledger.PNG 1000w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1600/2021/02/7confirm-with-a-ledger.PNG 1600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/7confirm-with-a-ledger.PNG 1893w" sizes="(min-width: 720px) 720px"></figure><p>8. If everything is fine you will see a <em>Success</em> window. Your stake will start generating rewards from the next epoch (~12-14h). Those rewards are automatically added to the active stake. To <em>claim rewards or change a validator</em> you will need to <em>undelegate and wait for 36-52h</em> before withdrawing.</p><figure class="kg-card kg-image-card"><img src="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/8Success.PNG" class="kg-image" alt srcset="https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w600/2021/02/8Success.PNG 600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1000/2021/02/8Success.PNG 1000w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/size/w1600/2021/02/8Success.PNG 1600w, https://economy.p2p.org/content/images/2021/02/8Success.PNG 1896w" sizes="(min-width: 720px) 720px"></figure><hr><p><em>If you have any questions, feel free to ask in our </em><a href="https://t.me/P2Pstaking"><em>Telegram chat</em></a><em>, we are always open for communication.</em></p><hr><h2 id="about-p2p-validator">About P2P Validator</h2><p>P2P Validator is a world-leading staking provider with the best industry security practices and proven expertise. We provide comprehensive due-diligence of digital assets and offer only top-notch staking opportunities. <strong>At the time of publishing, more than one billion of USD value is staked with P2P Validator by over 6000 delegators across 15+ networks</strong>. Our infrastructure is under advanced monitoring with alerts and 24/7 technical support making it the best choice for institutional investors.</p><hr><p><em><strong>Web</strong></em>: <a href="https://p2p.org">p2p.org</a><br><em><strong>Stake NEAR with us</strong></em>: <a href="https://p2p.org/near">p2p.org/near</a><br><strong><em>Twitter</em></strong>: <a href="https://twitter.com/P2Pvalidator">@p2pvalidator</a><br><em><strong>Telegram</strong></em>: <a href="https://t.me/P2Pstaking">t.me/P2Pstaking</a></p>

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