Guide | How to setup a validator for Ethereum staking on mainnet
Become a validator, start staking and help secure Ethereum, a proof-of-stake blockchain. Anyone with 32 ETH can join.
As of May 1 2023, this post-🦉Shapella🦉 guide is version 6.0.0 written for Ethereum mainnet
The How to Setup a Validator for Ethereum Staking guide aims to give you complete, step-by-step instructions to implement and maintain a secure Ethereum Staking Node using the currently recommended software versions.
The guide includes the following parts:
- Part II - Maintenance explains ongoing tasks you'll require to keep your staking node in great shape and up-to-date.
This guide is fully open source and fully powered by home-stakers like you.