To store (and trade) your Bitcoins online, you need a specific and encrypted wallet, place where your Bitcoins are safe. Another way to see this is like a PayPal account. Place where you trade and store your money online. It can be even described as a bank account that, instead of currencies, it stores Bitcoins - which I think is a lovely way to relate them. The most common solution for a Bitcoin wallet address is Blockchain.
Opening an account on Blockchain is totally free. It is completely safe and legal feature that enables transfer of Bitcoins from one account to another. To find out more about Blockchain, visit their official website at Blockchain.info or read what Wikipedia has to say about them.
Visit their official website at Blockchain.info and click on the "Get a free wallet" to start with the process.
Get started with Blockchain. Verify the email associated with the Blockchain account. It's required to send and receive funds. After that, click on the Receive button to activate your unique BTC Wallet Address.
Adding security to your account is crucial step in the process. Many hackers will try to access your account and steal data and funds. Bitcoins are vulnerable and untraceable on that matter.
Visit Blockchain "Security Center" to increase the security of your account. Start by creating a "Backup Phrase" and keep it somewhere safe and secure. In case you forgot your password account, create the "Password Hint", too.
Until now, I hope you verified your email, noted your backup phrase and saved your password hint. Now, click the "Link Mobile" and enter your mobile number.
It's very important to link a mobile device to your account. It will easen the process of payment and to receive paymants. Also, enables you to add the "2-Step" verification, making your account safe enough. Don't forget to finish the Security Level 3, by disabling Tor IP addresses to access your account.
Great job, you did it! You created your Bitcoin Wallet Account and secured it successfully. Now, it's time to earn some Bitcoins!