A 101 Guide for the Crypto-Curious

<aside> 💡 This guide was created by **Tasha Kim** (natashajuliakim.eth), an early-stage vc investor and operator passionate about the intersection of crypto, culture, and consumer behavior. You can read her curated reading list here, more of her writings here, and find additional thoughts on twitter.

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Let’s dig in. Maybe you’ve heard cool things about crypto and web3, but where to start? This guide is designed as a primer to bring you up to speed with some starting knowledge and practical tips to begin exploring the ecosystem yourself — no prior knowledge required (we don’t gatekeep here :)

1️⃣ Setting up a wallet & buying NFTs

<aside> ⭐ QUICK LINK: See this step-by-step **guide** or this thread

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2️⃣ Setting up an ENS domain (.eth)

<aside> ⭐ QUICK LINK: read these instructions here!

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3️⃣ Joining a Community

<aside> ⭐ Discord is your new BFF :) To learn more about how to navigate discord, look here

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