Readl Knowledge Base

Readl Knowledge Base

⁉️ FAQs

What is Readl?

Readl is the first web3 platform designed to help storytellers, publishers, production houses, and NFT projects that want to publish, manage and distribute multimedia literary content on the blockchain, without any need for specific technical knowledge.

Our platform allows storytellers to create a decentralized library of literary NFTs, keeping perpetual royalties, and where audiences can discover and consume content they love from any device and with web2 user-friendly onboarding.


How do I create an account?

To sign up for a Readl account, you can either link your Metamask or create an account with your email address or Discord username. When logging in with email or Discord, a wallet will be automatically created.

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Frequently Asked Questions


How do I create and edit a collection?

When publishing your first story or book, you can create a collection. You can edit the collection afterward, such as its name, description, links, and cover image, by going on the collection page and clicking on the “Edit Collection” button on the top right.

Can I edit my profile?

Yes, to edit your profile:

1. Click on your user name on the top-right to enter on your profile page 2. Click on the “Edit Profile” button right next to your user name

Does it cost anything to use Readl?

Readl charges a 2% fee on each transaction, which is covered by the creator.

Can I edit my story after publishing it?

No, you can not edit your story once is published. However, you can delete it as long as it has not been minted (sold).

What are the media formats supported?

Readl currently supports .png, .jpg, .gif and .ePub formats. Upcoming supported formats are: mp3, mp4

What are the size limits for each format?

There is no limit to file size at this moment for ePub or stories. We do advise uploading optimized files to ensure a smoother experience.

Is there a limit to the length of the story?

No, there is no limit to the length of the story, however, to ensure a smooth reading experience, we recommend not exceeding 2000 words.

I published my story, why am I not seeing it in the marketplace?

To make your story visible in the marketplace, you must first list it for sale, even if you selected the story to be public.

Can readers download the ePUB of my book?

You can enable collectors to download the book by checking the option on the book's publishing page.

What are unlockables?

Unlockables are downloadable files that a creator can attach to their story or book. Files supported are .mp3, .pdf, .zip, and links.


How do I create an account?

To sign up for a Readl account, you can either link your Metamask or create an account with your email address or Discord username. In this case, a wallet will be automatically created.

How can I purchase Books and Stories?

You can purchase any NFT by using MATICs or you can buy MATICs with your credit or debit card using Transak, a third-party payment tool integrated into Readl

Why am I asked to provide a photo to be able to buy with Credit Card?

Know Your Customer (KYC) standards are designed to protect financial institutions against fraud, corruption, money laundering, and terrorist financing. Learn more about account verification steps on our provider’s support page.

Can I transfer funds to my Readl wallet?

Yes, you can send funds from any wallet or exchange by copying your Readl Stories public address and going to your existing wallet or exchange to send funds to it. Please make sure the sender wallet is connected to the Polygon network.

Can I transfer the NFTs I own to another wallet?

Yes, you can transfer Readl NFTs to any Polygon-compatible wallet.

Please note that literary NFTs created on Readl can be read only on Readl.

Can I resell an NFT in other marketplaces?

Yes, you can resell NFTs created on Readl Stories in other marketplace that are compatible with ERC-1155 standard. Yet, you will benefit more by trading the collectible on Readl because the app provides you with all the necessary tools for unlocking and reading the content. Please note: resale percentage is subject to the third-party marketplace policy.

How can I convert my MATIC into FIAT currency (USD)?

MATIC can be exchanged into fiat currency on several major exchanges including Coinbase, Kraken, and Binance.

  • Click on the wallet icon
  • Click on “Withdraw” and paste the wallet number from the exchange you decided to use.


How to read Books and Stories?

Readl has a customizable reader for books that is accessible from any device. Please note that if you created an account with Metamask, you will need to use the browser on the Metamask app to access

How to read books and stories offline and on my e-reader?

If the book you purchased includes the option to download the ePub, then you can send it to your e-reader and access to it offline.

Can I read books and stories in other apps?

Except for books with the option to download the original .ePub file, you can’t read books and stories in other apps or marketplaces.


Can I distribute the royalties among collaborators?

Yes, you can distribute royalties among as many collaborators as you want. You will find the option to add other wallets on the "New Story" page. Please make sure the percentage you set is in whole numbers (1%, 2%, 3%, etc)


How do royalties from secondary sales work?

As a creator, you decide what percentage of royalties you would like to receive from every secondary sale of your work. A typical amount to set is between 5-10%, but you are free to choose whichever amount you prefer.


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