FAQ

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Why should I use PhotoKey?

PhotoKey is the only fully decentralized, web-based authentication solution that works for Web2 and Web3. PhotoKey is secure and follows a OAuth2.0-style flow, while providing access to blockchain accounts.

Does PhotoKey store private keys?

No. PhotoKey does not store private keys anywhere. PhotoKey signs transactions client-side by deterministically generating the user's private key from the user's photo and emoji sequence.

How do I implement PhotoKey?

Implementing PhotoKey requires only a few lines of code. You can find a guide for implementing PhotoKey here.

Is PhotoKey only for blockchain apps?

No. PhotoKey works for Web2 and Web3 applications.

Do I have to pay to use PhotoKey?

No. PhotoKey is completely free and Open Source.