How to upload poolMetaData.json to Github

Quick steps to hosting your poolmetadata.json

  1. Sign up for a Github account by visiting https://github.com/

  2. Create a new repository with a short name

  3. Click Get started by "creating a new file"

4. Enter your file name as poolMetaData.json and paste in your json content.

5. Click Commit new file

6. Click your new file's name

7. Click on Raw button

8. Copy the URL into your clipboard

Example: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/coincashew/test/master/poolMetaData.json

9. The URL must be shorter than 64 characters. Use https://git.io/ to shorten it.

Example: https://git.io/JUcnl

10. Use this tinyurl URL--metadata-url in your stakepool registration transaction.