Create Your Own Token

Guacamole makes it easy to create your own Solana-based tokens with our no-code systems. Support for SPL and Token2022 (SuperToken) Included.

This page shows documentation for our revised token creation portal, which will be released shortly. Creating an SPL token is currently live and available.

Choosing Your Token Style

SPL Tokens

pageCreate SPL Token
  • Definition: SPL Tokens are the Solana blockchain's equivalent of ERC-20 tokens on Ethereum. They are the standard token type for fungible and non-fungible assets on Solana.

  • Usage: Used for a wide range of purposes including DeFi applications, governance, and as utility tokens in various Solana-based projects.

  • Creation and Management: Created and managed using the Solana Program Library (SPL), which provides a standardized way to issue and handle these tokens.

  • Efficiency: Benefit from Solana's high throughput and low transaction fees.

  • Interoperability: Easily integrated into Solana's ecosystem, including wallets, exchanges, and other DeFi applications.

Token2022 (SuperTokens)

Support For Token2022 in our no-code generator is coming shortly.

  • Definition: Token2022 refers to a newer standard for tokens on Solana, proposed as an enhancement or extension of the original SPL token standard.

  • Usage: Aimed at addressing specific limitations or requirements that emerged with the evolving blockchain landscape.

  • Advanced Features: Includes additional functionalities and improvements over the original SPL standard, such as more efficient token transfers, better cross-program invocations, and enhanced security features.

Key Differences

  • Standard Evolution: Token2022 is a progression or evolution of the original SPL token standard, potentially offering advanced features and improvements.

  • Adoption and Integration: SPL tokens are widely used and supported in the Solana ecosystem, whereas Token2022, being newer, may have limited adoption initially.

  • Feature Set: Token2022 is expected to include enhanced features and optimizations that are not present in the original SPL token standard.

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