# Getting started

Giveth.io is a platform where you can easily support projects you ❤️ with cryptocurrency and fiat. Or create your own project and accept funding from a worldwide audience.

In the top right corner you will see the sign in button. Currently you can sign in via two methods, either by Tor.us or Metamask. You must choose!

Click on the Torus under the sign in drop down menu. You will be given several options of different platforms you can sign in with.. google, linkedin, twitter, discord etc... you can also use the simple email option which will send you a one-time use code to your email. Follow the Torus prompt and you should find your way in easily.

Once you've logged in it's recommended you fill in some info about yourself. Transparency is a two-way street! In the top right corner you should find now the thumbnail of your account. click on it and then click on My Account then Edit Public Profile and fill in the fields given and hit SAVE.