Getting Started

The Pinata app is the core place to access Pinata services, anything from uploading files, sharing them, or setting up your Dedicated Gateway.

Upload Your First File

To get a sense of how Pinata works, lets walk you through a simple file upload. First, make sure you are signed in at

Once you are logged in, you should see the Files page. To upload a file, click on the "Add Files" button in the top right. Go ahead and choose single file From there you can customize the name, and click upload.

Once the file is upload, you should see a success message as well as the file listed in the Files view!

Now let's get a preview of the file; just click on the little "eye" icon to see it.

It should open a new tab and open the file with your own Dedicated Gateway.