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Use Cases of Token Gating
How have creators and businesses used token gating

Examples of token gating

Example #1: NFT Access Passes

  1. 1.
    Connie Digital releases three digital art NFTs on Makersplace.
  2. 2.
    Connie Digital creates exclusive songs and uploads them onto Soundcloud as private tracks.
  3. 3.
    Connie Digital goes to https://app.mintgate.io/create_link, adds the Soundcloud link, lists the NFTs that he wants to set up the gating.
  4. 4.
    The MintGate platform returns a MintGate link with the token gating set up. Connie can share it anywhere.
  5. 5.
    Once a fan clicks on the MintGate link, only those who own any of these three digital art NFTs can access the private Soundcloud track.
To learn more:
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Example #2: DAO Management

  1. 1.
    Uniwhales DAO hosts weekly community calls and uploads them onto Youtube as unlisted videos.
  2. 2.
    Uniswhales DAO goes to https://www.mintgate.io/create_link, adds the Youtube link of the community call, and lists the minimum amount of $UWL a DAO member needs to hold to access.
  3. 3.
    The MintGate platform returns a MintGate link with the token gating set up. Uniwhales can share it on the public channels of their DAO Telegram and Discord.
  4. 4.
    Once a DAO member clicks on it, only those who own the minimum amount of $UWL can access it.
To learn more:
If Whales Move the Market, UniWhales Is the Whale Whisperer - CoinDesk
coindesk
Example #3: Event Management
  1. 1.
    An event management company hosts monthly events. Participants who attend them can claim a T-shirt. First, they issue all participants unique NFTs for attending.
  2. 2.
    The event management goes to https://www.mintgate.io/create_link, adds the link to the event-specific T-shirt merch store, and lists the specific event NFT that is required to access.
  3. 3.
    The MintGate platform returns a MintGate link with the token gating set up. The event management company can email the link to all event RSVPs, their community, etc.
  4. 4.
    Once someone clicks on the link, only those who own the specific event NFT can access that event-specific T-shirt merch store to claim their T-shirt.
Example #3: Community Management
  1. 1.
    Global Coin Research is a writer community that provides different insights into the crypto industry.
  2. 2.
    Global Coin Research goes to https://www.mintgate.io/create_link, adds the site link of the insight article of the week and lists the minimum amount of $GCR token that a community member needs to hold.
  3. 3.
    The MintGate platform returns a MintGate link with the token gating set up. Global Coin Research can share it on the public channels of their Telegram and Discord.
  4. 4.
    Once a community member clicks on it, only those who own the minimum amount of $UWL can access it.
To learn more:
$GCR Phase 1 -
https://twitter.com/joyceinnyc
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