How to Stake ALPHA

Only stakers who stake ALPHA the Ethereum network, via Stake ALPHA, will be able to reap the maximum benefits because of the unique design on Stake ALPHA.
If you are ready to begin staking and become a part of Alpha stakers, you will first need to withdraw/bridge ALPHA to the Ethereum network. How?

To start staking ALPHA token (for the first time):

  1. 1.
    Go to the STAKING homepage on Ethereum mainnet.
  2. 2.
    Connect your wallet.
  3. 3.
    Navigate to the Staking area
  4. 4.
    Input the amount of ALPHA token that you want to stake.
  5. 5.
    Click Approve.
  6. 6.
    Press OK and confirm your transaction.
  7. 7.
    Once the transaction is confirmed, click Stake button
  8. 8.
    Press OK

How to unstake ALPHA:

  1. 2.
    Connect your wallet.
  2. 3.
    Navigate to the staking area.
  3. 4.
    The page shows the amount of ALPHA token you've staked (sALPHA).
  4. 5.
    Click Unstake.
  5. 6.
    Input the amount of ALPHA token that you want to unstake.
  6. 7.
    Press OK and confirm your transaction.
Once you've clicked Unstake, the unstaked amount goes through a 30-day unbonding period. This means you can only withdraw the unstaked amount 30 days AFTER you click Unstake. Users will have the option to add the event to their calendar to notify if the 30-day period ends.
Once the 30-days unbonding period ends, you have 72 hours to claim/withdraw the unstaked amount. If the amount is not claimed within 72 hours, it will continue to be staked and users would have to go through a 30-days unstaking period again to complete the transaction.