Metamask is a browser extension that allows users to manage their Ethereum-based cryptocurrencies, including Ether (ETH) and ERC-20 tokens, etc. Here are the steps to create a Metamask wallet:
Install the Metamask browser extension for Google Chrome, Firefox, Brave, or Edge.
Open the Metamask extension and click on "Create a Wallet."
Follow the instructions to set a strong password and download the backup phrase. The backup phrase is a set of 12 or 24 words that you will need to restore access to your wallet if you forget your password.
Once you have set your password and downloaded your backup phrase, click on "Next" and confirm your backup phrase by selecting the words in the correct order.
After confirming your backup phrase, you will be taken to the main Metamask screen. Here you can see your account balance, add tokens, and view your transaction history.
You can also connect to decentralized applications (DApps) that are compatible with Metamask, such as decentralized exchanges (DEXs) and decentralized finance (DeFi) protocols.
That's it! You have successfully created a Metamask wallet and can now start using it to manage your Ethereum-based cryptocurrencies.