Everything you need to know about bidding at an NFT auction.
This guide will help you understand how to bid using a credit card, and/or using a crypto wallet.
Connect your Wallet or Log in
Place a Bid
Check your email. We will email you if are outbid
We know getting started with crypto can seem complicated, we are here to make it easy. Contact us to have a personalized onboarding experience
What You’ll Need
To get started to bid on an NFT you will need either a credit/debit card or Ether. If you are using a MetaMask wallet, please make sure you have it funded with Ether.
Connect your wallet
We support MetaMask and Coinbase wallets
Make sure your wallet has enough ETH
Place a bid
Log in or Sign up for an account
Add your credit card information
Place a bid
What If You Do Not Have Ether
If your wallet needs Ether, we recommend using a credit card. However, if you are interested in pursuing bidding with Ether, you can do it following these steps:
Plan ahead. It will take 3-5 business days for your funds to clear
Head over to Coinbase
Head over to Coinbase and start the Sign Up Process.
A government-issued photo ID (no passport cards) is required.
Click on the buy/sell button located on the top right of your browser
Select payment method. We recommend using Bank Account ACH or Wire Transfer
Transfer Funds to Your Wallet
Copy your wallet address
Access your Coinbase account and click the Send/Receive button on the top right
Enter the amount you want to transfer and paste your wallet address in the “To” field
Keep in Mind
If You are Outbid
You will be notified and funds returned to you immediately.
When placing a bid on the Ethereum network, there are transaction fees associated with your purchase. These gas fees vary in price due to network congestion.
As a crypto-native platform, all our credit card transactions are on chain. If you are the winner of the NFT, LiveArt supplies you with a temporary wallet address. You transfer your NFT from this wallet to your desired wallet at any point by clicking the “claim” on your NFT.