# Create a project

You must create a project to be able to deploy a node or a network, or to join a network.

To create a project:

  1. Log in to your Chainstack account.
  2. Click Create project.
  3. Click Public chain for an Ethereum, Bitcoin, or Corda node deployment, or Consortium for Hyperledger Fabric, Corda, Quorum, or MultiChain.
  4. Provide Project name and optionally Description.
  5. Click Create.

This will create a project.