How to register your address and give it a profile (Identity)

SORA allows you to store profile information in order to identify and discover people across the network. It is convenient for users to use the identity and registrar feature.

A tutorial is provided below on how to set up an identity for yourself.

How to register your address (provide an identity):

Requirements:

  • SORA account

  • ~0.005 XOR for fee

Go to the Polkadot JS Apps pointing at the Sora Mainnet account's tab:

Step 1: Click on the hamburger menu icon on the account you wish to register an identity to and select "Set on-chain identity"

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Step 2: Register your Identity and click on Set Identity when finished

Please note that you will have to pay a small XOR transaction for the fee of signing, once it is completed your account should now show an identity!