A wallet is required for handling transactions on tezos blockchain. Some wallets for handling transactions on Tezos are Temple (previously Thanos), Kukai, Galleon, Airgap, Atomex, Exodus, SimpleStaking, Tezzet, and Trust Wallet. The hardware wallets are Ledger & Trezor.

Temple wallet is similar to metamask (Ethereum). It is an easy browser extension wallet for interacting with Tezos ecosystem. Another popular wallet is Kukai.

Here is the official list of Tezos wallets

Important terms

<aside> 💡 Contract addresses are different from implicit accounts. Contract addresses are generated on-chain and are always unique. They start with "KT"


<aside> ⚠️ Never share your private keys or seed phrase with anyone.


Temple wallet

Temple Wallet is an open-source and easy-to-use browser extension wallet for interacting with the Tezos Ecosystem. You can use it to handle transactions for your Tezos DApps. It supports all FA1.2 and FA2 tokens. You can also create multiple accounts on Temple wallet and it also has a feature for delegation to bakers.

Installing Temple wallet

<aside> 💡 Here is a video tutorial for setting up temple wallet