What is Staking?

Understanding Proof-of-Stake blockchains
Written by StakeSeeker
Updated 11 months ago

Staking is an easy way for you to earn rewards on your Proof-of-Stake based crypto holdings while supporting the growth and operations of blockchain networks. Stakers earn rewards as an incentive to commit (or ``lock``) their crypto tokens on a blockchain network for a period of time. By staking with a network validator node (such as a StakeSeeker validator), you help secure, govern, and participate in the blockchain’s consensus mechanism.

In order to further understand staking, we've created a few articles that cover a wide range of topics on staking and blockchain consensus:

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