How to Add Canto to MetaMask

Canto is a permisionless layer 1 blockchain that was purpose built for DeFi using the Cosmos SDK.  The network is also Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) compatible, which means it can be easily added to a MetaMask Wallet.

To start using Canto, follow our simple 3 step process below:

  1. Visit the ChainList App and connect your MetaMask Wallet.
  2. Search for 'Canto' in the 'Search Networks' bar at the top of the page.
  3. Click the 'Add to MetaMask' button within the Canto card.
Add Canto to MetaMask

Is Canto Safe?

Canto is considered to be a safe Layer 1 blockchain that was built by well-known DeFi advocate Scott Lewis. The network has attracted over $100 million in Total Value Locked across their DeFi protocols, which highlights its growing popularity and perceived safety amongst investors in the crypto ecosystem.

Bottom Line

Adding Canto to your MetaMask or alternative Web 3 wallet is quick and easy thanks to the ChainList app. All you need are the verified RPC details, which can be found through their simple search engine. Once added, users can start interacting with some of the most popular DeFi applications on the Layer 1 blockchain.

To find out what DeFi apps are available on Canto, you can visit Defillama which lists the most popular platforms in order of total value locked.