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Selling & Distributing

From customizing your lock to managing the members, here are couple tips for you

Using a custom currency

The UI only offers the choice between DAI and Ether, but any ERC20 can be used. Locks can be configured to be backed by any

Recurring Subscriptions

Automatically recurring subscriptions reduce friction for your members, and can reduce churn and increase overall revenue.

Organizing a vote by members

Unlock memberships are represented as NFT (using the ERC721 standard) which means they’re compatible with any tool which can leverage NFT, including the Snapshot governance application!

How to make keys non-transferrable

The contract for any lock can be interfaced with directly using Etherscan (or similar block explorers). Using this method, it is easy for creators to make the NFT keys for their lock contract be non-transferrable.

Customizing Locks on OpenSea

OpenSea is a large NFT marketplace. It is fairly centralized but will accept your locks and could even render them nicely if you follow the steps below!

Enable credit card for NFT lock

Enabling Credit Cards

Purchasing keys to a lock can also be performed with a credit card payment. Here is how to enable credit cards payments for any lock.

How to Sell Membership NFTs

Introduction Once your lock has been deployed, Unlock makes it easy to sell memberships in the form of an NFT. There are multiple ways to


How to Sell NFT Tickets for an Event

A ticket to a conference, a concert or a meetup is a membership to that event. With Unlock, you can easily set up ticketing for conferences, events or meetups you organize.

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The Basic

New to Unlock? From how to create a lock, using Unlock Dashboard and more.

Plugins & Integrations

Easily integrate Unlock with many different existing platforms and software.