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Co-own Coinage with new NFT
Caucus membership pass gets you: Watch Coinage ad-free Get early access to content and experiences Access member-only Discord channels Collaborate on show segments Weigh in on new Coinage experiments Availability into the Coinage Co-op where you can legally co-own the show Coinage. Coinage is the first community-owned show answering crypto's biggest questions — and we're bringing together some of the most influential rivals in the space to help us do it. Coinage launched its first season on its website, which is token-gated, where only the community can access the show and bonus content early. With this NFT you can not only access the show via the token-gated website, and you can enter their legally registered co-operative and become a co-own of the show. Coinage has members such as John Wu, Megan Kaspar, the co-founder of Netflix, and many more.
Magicmaze Collection Mint
Welcome to Magicmaze DAO NFT project! MagicMaze is a community driven project based on a collection of 420 mazes randomly developed by AI. All artworks revolve around a gamification concept and not only on graphic attributes: all mazes have their own traits, matrix and colors and all comes with a path to the solution that users can play with. Anyone can engage with his own NFT, find the solution and access to the first batch of $MAZE distribution through the airdrop. Total Supply: 420 Items Whitelist Price: 0.75 SOL Public: 1 SOL Mint Date: 10th of December 2022 (TIME TBC) Twitter: https://twitter.com/magicmazedao Official Website: https://magicmazenft.art/ Official Gitbook: https://magicmaze-dao.gitbook.io/magicmazedao Blog: https://magicmazenft.medium.com/ Email: media@magicmazenft.art LinkTree: https://linktr.ee/magicmazenft
Moonmons
Moonmons
Solana
10,000 unique Moonmons living on Solana blockchain. Moonmons can claim 'Magic Items', Exclusive Prizes and much more on moonmons.com ROADMAP Phase 1 - The concept of The 'Moonmons' starts to Develop. The founding team is formed; compiled of talented artists, developers, and marketers. - Launch of social media profiles. (Twitter, Discord, Telegram) - Launch of website. - Creation of NFT collection. - Starting a strong marketing campaign to increase exposure. Phase 2 - 'Moonmons' NFT collection presale. - Listing on secondary NFT marketplaces. - Adding 1000 $SOL to Community Fund for rewards/ giveaways. - Expanding social media engagement. Phase 3 - 'Magic Items' NFTs Available to claim. - Get verified on NFT marketplaces. - Organize Exclusive Events for community. Phase 5 - Adding another 1000 $SOL to Community Fund. - 'Moonmon's Pets' NFT collection airdrop. Phase 6 - Launch of metaverse. - Collaborations with other popular NFT Artists. - Expand the Team At the end of the roadmap we are going to re-evaluate our goals and necessary steps to become even bigger and better.
EpicSloths inc.
EpicSloths inc.
Solana
What exactly is Epic Sloths inc.? Our young project is a gradually developing EpicSloths, which has extremely high potential and most importantly, has a clearly outlined structure and plans for the future.Our goal is to develop our own community with its unique friendly atmosphere and understanding, to improve methods of communication with the audience, to bring our product to a completely new level and organize more and more sites for its distribution! And also to provide our dear guests with as much original content as possible, including "18+" content. The specially generated unique and not interchangeable sloths on Solana/ blockchain will count as many as 10,000 NFT already in its first collection ! There will be three collections planned, each with a unique set of individual traits and characteristics.
Just a Fucking Chicken (JAFC)
Historical chicken invasion, multi-chain, multi-platform. Don't miss your chance to participate in the first real blockchain invasion. Ethereum 1-3000 FREE MINT Solana 3001-6000 FREE MINT Arbitrum 6001-6500 FREE MINT Optimism 6501-7000 FREE MINT Binance 7001-8000 FREE MINT Polygon 8001-8500 FREE MINT Fantom 8501-9000 FREE MINT Avalanche 9001-10000 FREE MINT Cronos Special edition 10$ Max 5 per Wallet We are committed to delivering quality NFTs and giving back as much as possible to our holders. We are a small team with little experience but we have a lot of determination and desire. We want to create a unique experience and promote non-fungible tokens to the world. The company is based in Canada in the city of Montreal. Prepare to see us often and for a long time in the wonderful world of blockchain technology.
Hyperborea: Altair Properties Launch
Public mint of 10,000 Solana properties located at Altair on the island of Hyperborea. Welcome to the island of Hyperborea, located in the northern Atlantic Ocean. The properties in this collection is located in the suburb of Altair on Hyperborea. Each of the 10,000 NFTs has a unique combination of features ranging from time of day to the architectural style of the property. With this project, we aim to create a community to build the island of Hyperborea and take it to new heights. From merch to raffles, giveaways, property renovations, and much more, the island will be built by the people. The currency of Hyperborea is the SPL token Leviathan ($LVTN). Holders of Altair Properties will be airdropped $LVTN which can then be used in the Hyperborea DAO, exclusive future drops, property renovation and much more. Public minting will open on September 20 for 0.3 SOL. Whitelist presale minting can be done by people with $LVTN in their wallets, priced at 0.2 SOL. Apply for the whitelist here: https://forms.gle/vRpbEQYWvfdutJvG9 OR contact me on Discord or Twitter. *** Hyperborea is a fictional island created for the purposes of this project
The Shiba Association CLUB
The Shiba Association CLUB is an astonishing collection of 500 unique shiba with different designs / backgrounds. Every Nft to holder has a chance of getting one for free as a giveaway. Follow my twitter for updates and giveaways . The pricing mechanism 0.2 $Sol will be the start for all the regulars with no accessories attached plus plain backgrounds. Every accessory Added will be 0.05 + to the original 0.2 The Collection number will be increasing over time.Born in 2000,Started as a crypto stock investor in 2020 and at the same time creating art as a hobby .I grew into an NFT collector and now an "NFT artist.I create daily, surreal mindscapes. Spending some hours a day creating, tweaking, rendering, and imagining these scenes that has brought forth beautiful rich details from the natural world. Each minute looking into nature leaves me more in awe of its complexity and intricate patterns of change, I am filled with more and more inspiration and reverence for it all, and am honored to be a part of, and create amongst it.
Otters n' Frens: Evolution
Otters n' Frens is a gaming NFT, invading the metaverse and the F2P game industry. All Mutant Otters will be fully playable in the Metaverse. Additionally, Otter holders will receive passive F2P game revenue returns through our staking platform and revenue shares through our royalty distribution mechanic. Gen. 2 Mutant Otters will mark the beginning of our journey into the metaverse. This collection will have a very small supply of fully-rigged 3d Mutant Otters playable in AiternateNFT's Spaceship Metaverse. 3d Mutants will be obtainable through burning 2 Gen. 1 Otters + a small mint fee. Gen. 2 Mutants will reduce Gen. 1 Otter supply by 20-40%. All holders possess partial ownership of the revenue generated from our free-to-play mobile game, paid out through our staking platform.
Trippin Guys
Trippin Guys
Solana
Trippin Guys is a generative collection of 3,333 unique non-fungible tokens (NFTs) that will reside on the Solana blockchain. Our team has designed a diverse and inclusive selection of traits, including hair styles, outfits, accessories, and more to best represent both our world and our wonderful community. //Project's Roadmap and/ or Current Activities (I) Running Promotional Campaign On Social Media. (II) After Minting the Whole Collection, Immediately listing on Marketplace E.g. MG & OP (III) Giveaway & Airdrop to all Trippin Guys Holders. (V)Giveaway to Most Trippin Guys Holders (VI)Working on Trippin Future Projects. //Twitter https://twitter.com/TrippinGuys //Discord https://discord.gg/2G46GePN6G //Name Trippin Guys //Website https://trippinguys.fun/ //Symbol GUYS //Launch Date August 10, 2022 11:00 am (UTC)
Sweet Apocalypse
Sweet Apocalypse
Solana
Welcome to Sweet Apocalypse 1️⃣We are a Solana based Project and many of our plans are still in their early stages. We are a group of three people, surrounded by a Start-up called Sugargames GmbH, settled in Berlin. 2️⃣No promises to the moon, no promises to be big, we will deliver a stable and steady growth 😎 3️⃣All traits are hand drawn by our artist from Hamburg, who has graduated in art and many years of work experience in the game industry. 4️⃣Our art has a cartonish style, the game characters will be similar. The story is similiar to the given title: An apocalypse occured and to not let us feel frighten and fear that fact, we will make our lifes sweet in many ways. Join our journey and let´s have some joyfull times. 🤩 5️⃣The Project will be realised by our start-up Sugargames GmbH home n Berlin. The team will be doxxed by https://app.radrugs.io
SOL MONSTER NFT
SOL MONSTER NFT
Solana
A land besieged by an enemy coming from the pit of Hell, as declared: "Upon the foes arrival will we stumble. Through the 2222, we might rise once more" The Monster, are have descended on earth to avenge for their brother which was killed by the demon of the sea, {THE WATER DEMON}. The earth is scared of loosing it's pride to the fight of two great monsters which made earth their battle field, the rulers of the earth set up a meeting with them to use the space but the two decided to battle on planet earth which was where their brother was killed. 2,222 Monsters were sent down to revenge for a monster soul whereby the earth will be destroy with rage of great two mortals. We have come to dominate, and revenge for the death of our monster brother, from the water demon and the planet earth is our battle field, which we will take over both the earth and the waters.
The Shady Class - Public Mint
Web3 Chibis in the Solana network. 3,333 chibified avatars ready to take on the metaverse and save the decentralization movement. "SHADOWS" (OG NFT) This is a collection of NFTs that will act as the "Tamer" in the platform that will be launched. 3,333 will be initially launched for minting. These NFTs can be staked to earn the economy token that can be used in the Marketplace and the platform. "EXPLORATIONS" (STAKING) The first utility that will be released is all about staking. This will also be the method of taming your Kazes. There will be 2 staking options available that will be launched. What economy token you get from staking can be used in the platform and the marketplace in many ways. Basic project flow 1. Mint 2. Stake 3. Wait for Land/Pet NFT Airdrop 4. Build your own base and breed your pets 5. List all earned NFTs from base and breeding in Marketplace “The Shadows will play..” ‍The year is 2030. Not a lot of humans on the planet. Land resources were scarce. Very few plants in the wild. Even fewer wildlife. A very different ‘earth’ than what anyone would have known. More than 20 years has passed since the ‘Crimson Phenomenon’ but to those who were already alive back then, they could still remember it as if it was yesterday.
Donation Labs
Donation Labs
Solana
Hi there! Donation labs is a project based on the Solana Blockchain! Donation Labs aims to fund great projects in the WEB3 industry, making them come to life. Each month the closed community of holders will be able to submit their ideas, and the top ten ideas will be announced to the community. The three with the most votes will be funded! Within the community, all users will also be able to submit their career skills. That will then supply jobs for freelancers and an opportunity for projects to hire specific people. Each month, the three most voted ideas will be funded with 120 Solana 1st place: 60 Solana 2nd place: 40 Solana 3rd place: 20 Solana How to get whitelisted? Doing the metioned things down below will make you a candidate for a whitelistspot Boosting our server Being a active chat member Inviting new people to the server Participate in giveaways here on discord or on our twitter Minting will be done on Magic Eden Launchpad or on our website which will be announced in late May
Wild Fox Club
Wild Fox Club
Solana
Collection of 2,222 Foxes🦊 that goes WILD inside the #solana blockchain. In a society where every man is fox-minded, you need to be foxier than the fox. Wild Fox Club is focusing on quality over quantity of the art, We focus on creating a community where everyone is open to each other. $WFC or Wild Fox Cash is our utility token that can be use for buying MERCH/NFTs/Etc. Staking - Earning - Marketplace - Verified We the Wild Fox Club Team is aiming to takeover the marketplace and by doing that We are making sure that the roadmap is followed and will be serve to our members. Aiming to be the best among other projects. Aiming to be the best NFT Project in Solana Blockchain. Aiming to be recognize as a Team and as a Community. Aiming to give a quality product to all of the holders. #WAAW #WeAreAlwaysWild Be with us! Let's make SOLANA WILD!
Wild Fox Club
Wild Fox Club
Solana
Collection of 2,222 Foxes🦊 that goes WILD inside the #solana blockchain. In a society where every man is fox-minded, you need to be foxier than the fox! generated, each with unique characteristics and different traits. Wild Fox Club is FOX inspired Art which you can use to access exclusive perks for our community and for IRL Events. We have a lot of plans for our future holders. We are going to create our own Den inside and outside the solana Blockchain. Get our Own Brand and create our own unique Style. We the Wild Fox Club Team is very happy to be part of NFT Space and have project with loving members. WFC Team will continue to create the best for the community. We have A lot of events/giveaways/games inside our communitiy! JOIN OUR DISCORD FOR MORE INFORMATION! #WeAreAlwaysWild #WAAW

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Uncovering the Most Promising Upcoming NFTs

Uncovering the Most Promising Upcoming NFTs

The world of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) is an ever-evolving landscape that is constantly introducing new projects and opportunities for investment. As the NFT market matures, it is essential for investors to stay ahead of the curve and uncover the most promising upcoming NFTs. In this blog post, we will explore the most promising upcoming NFTs, analyze the NFT market, evaluate the potential of upcoming NFTs, and provide a list of the most promising upcoming NFTs. We’ll also provide some tips for choosing an upcoming NFT and strategies for investing in them.


Introduction to NFTs

NFTs are digital tokens that represent unique digital assets and are stored on a blockchain. NFTs are unique in that they are not interchangeable and can represent anything from digital art and collectibles to virtual real estate and in-game items. NFTs are becoming increasingly popular as they offer a new way to own and trade digital assets in a secure, transparent, and immutable manner.

The NFT market is still in its early stages, but there is a growing number of projects launching and gaining traction. Investors are looking for the next big thing in the NFT space, and there are plenty of promising upcoming NFTs that could be the next big thing.


What are the Most Promising Upcoming NFTs?

The most promising upcoming NFTs are those that offer unique features and advantages over existing projects. These projects should also have a strong team and a clear roadmap for development and adoption. Additionally, they should offer easy-to-use interfaces and support a wide range of use cases.

In order to identify the most promising upcoming NFTs, we must first analyze the NFT market. By understanding the current trends and technologies, we can identify those projects that are best positioned to capitalize on the growing demand for NFTs.


Analyzing the NFT Market

The NFT market is still in its early stages, but there is a growing number of projects launching and gaining traction. To identify the most promising upcoming NFTs, we must first analyze the current NFT market. We can do this by looking at the types of projects that are launching, the technologies being used, and the current market trends.

The types of projects launching in the NFT space can be divided into two main categories: collectibles and utility tokens. Collectibles are digital assets that have real-world value and can be bought, sold, and traded. Utility tokens are digital assets that offer access to a service or platform.

The technologies being used to create NFTs are also evolving. This includes the use of blockchain technology to store and transfer tokens, as well as the use of smart contracts to facilitate the trading of NFTs. Additionally, the use of decentralized protocols such as IPFS and Ethereum is becoming increasingly popular.

Finally, the current market trends of the NFT space are worth noting. The most notable trend is the increasing demand for NFTs, which has caused a surge in the number of projects launching in the space. Additionally, the market is becoming increasingly competitive, as more projects are launching and attempting to capture market share.


NFT Market Trends

The NFT market is still in its early stages, but there are several trends that are emerging. One of the most notable trends is the increasing demand for NFTs, which is being driven by the growing popularity of digital art, collectibles, and gaming items. Additionally, the use of blockchain technology is becoming increasingly popular, as it allows for the secure and transparent transfer of digital assets.

Furthermore, the use of decentralized protocols such as IPFS and Ethereum is becoming increasingly popular. This allows for the creation of NFTs that are immutable, meaning they can’t be changed or destroyed. Additionally, the use of smart contracts is becoming increasingly popular, as they allow for the automated trading of NFTs.

Finally, the market is becoming increasingly competitive, as more projects are launching and attempting to capture market share. This is driving the development of new and innovative projects, as well as the rise of more established projects.


Evaluating the Potential of Upcoming NFTs

In order to identify the most promising upcoming NFTs, we must first evaluate the potential of each project. This can be done by analyzing the team behind the project, the technology being used, the use cases, and the potential for adoption.

The team behind the project is an important factor to consider when evaluating the potential of an upcoming NFT. A strong team should be comprised of experienced professionals with a track record of success, as well as a clear vision for the project. Additionally, the team should be able to attract the necessary funding and resources to make the project a success.

The technology being used is also important, as it must be secure, efficient, and scalable. Additionally, the use cases of the NFT should be clearly defined and the potential for adoption should be analyzed. This will help to determine if the project is worth investing in.


NFT List of the Most Promising Upcoming NFTs

Now that we’ve analyzed the NFT market and evaluated the potential of upcoming NFTs, we can create a list of the most promising upcoming NFTs. Here are some of the most promising upcoming NFTs:

  • Axie Infinity: Axie Infinity is a collectible gaming platform that allows players to collect, battle, and trade digital creatures. It is powered by Ethereum and uses non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to represent each creature.
  • Decentraland: Decentraland is a virtual world powered by Ethereum that allows users to create, experience, and monetize digital assets. It is powered by non-fungible tokens (NFTs) that represent virtual real estate and in-game items.
  • Enjin: Enjin is a gaming platform that allows users to create, manage, and trade digital assets. It is powered by Ethereum and uses non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to represent in-game items.
  • Immutable X: Immutable X is a decentralized platform that allows users to securely store, trade, and manage digital assets. It is powered by Ethereum and uses non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to represent digital assets.
  • OpenSea: OpenSea is a marketplace for buying, selling, and trading digital assets. It is powered by Ethereum and uses non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to represent digital assets.


Factors to Consider When Choosing an Upcoming NFT

When choosing an upcoming NFT, there are several factors to consider. The most important factor is the team behind the project, as a strong team should be comprised of experienced professionals with a track record of success. Additionally, the technology should be secure, efficient, and scalable, and the use cases should be clearly defined. Finally, the potential for adoption should be analyzed, as this will determine if the project is worth investing in.


Where to Buy Upcoming NFTs

Once you’ve identified the most promising upcoming NFTs, the next step is to purchase them. The most common way to buy upcoming NFTs is through decentralized exchanges such as Uniswap and Kyber Network. These exchanges allow users to purchase NFTs with Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies. Additionally, some projects may offer their own token sale or pre-sale.


Strategies for Investing in Upcoming NFTs

When investing in upcoming NFTs, it’s important to have a well-thought-out strategy. The most important factor is to diversify your portfolio, as this will help to minimize risk and maximize returns. Additionally, it’s important to do your research and evaluate the team, technology, use cases, and potential for adoption. Finally, it’s important to be patient and only invest what you can afford to lose.


Conclusion

The world of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) is an ever-evolving landscape that is constantly introducing new projects and opportunities for investment. To stay ahead of the curve, it is essential for investors to identify the most promising upcoming NFTs. In this blog post, we’ve explored the most promising upcoming NFTs, analyzed the NFT market, evaluated the potential of upcoming NFTs, and provided a list of the most promising upcoming NFTs. We’ve also provided some tips for choosing an upcoming NFT and strategies for investing in them. By following these tips, investors can ensure that they are making informed decisions and investing in the best NFTs.

Jan 16, 2023
By Adam
What are NFT Royalties? Here's What You Need to Know

What are NFT Royalties? Here's What You Need to Know

Non-fungible token (NFT) royalties are an important part of the blockchain ecosystem. Many people don’t know what NFTs are or how they work, but that doesn’t change the fact that these tokens are a major force in the industry. In this article, we’ll look at NFTs, non-fungible token royalty systems, and why you should care about them.


How do NFT royalties work?

NFTs are digital assets that are unique and owned by individuals. The tokens can be used as trading cards, digital art, digital collectibles, and more. NFTs can be traded and exchanged on the blockchain, and they can have unique attributes attached to them. These attributes typically relate to ownership. For example, an artist can create a digital painting and then use a royalty to tie the ownership of the painting to a blockchain token. If someone then buys the digital painting, they also gain the right to own the token. This is how NFT royalties work because the token acts as proof of ownership for that specific painting. You can think of it as owning a share of the painting.


Why are NFT royalties important?

NFT royalties are important because they add value to blockchain ecosystems. Artists and creators can use them to tie their work to blockchain tokens. These tokens can then be traded and used in the marketplace. Not only does this add value to the blockchain ecosystem, but it also helps artists and creators get paid for their work. People can buy tokens that represent their ownership in works of art. This means that artists can get paid when their work is sold. It also means that people get to enjoy art and other digital goods while also receiving tokenized proof of ownership.


How will NFT royalty systems operate in the future?

Because NFTs are digital assets, they can be programmed with certain functions. This means that they can have unique attributes and functions that the owner can use and control. For example, artists can program their digital art tokens to self-destruct once they are sold. This would prevent the token from being sold more than once. Other royalty systems could be programmed to allow for partial ownership. This would be great for allowing investors to participate in an artist’s work without having full ownership of the art itself. There are many ways that NFT royalty systems could operate in the future. They could work to improve the efficiency of the art industry, and they could also be used to protect artists’ rights.


Why You Should Care About NFT Royalties

As we’ve seen, NFT royalties are an important part of the blockchain ecosystem. They can help artists and creators get paid for their work, and they can also be used to protect their rights. If you like art and want to support artists, then you should care about NFT royalties. It’s not just artists that can benefit from these types of tokens, though. Collectors can also enjoy owning unique tokens that represent their ownership to pieces of digital art. That’s why everyone should care about NFT royalties. If you like art at all, then you’ll like these tokens.


Final Words: What is the future of NFT Royalties?

The future of NFT royalties is looking bright. This is because the tokens can be used for more than just art. Artists can create digital goods like paintings, music, books, and other creative works and tie them to blockchain tokens. This will allow them to get paid for their work and to protect their rights. NFTs can also be used for more than just ownership. They can also be used for voting and for governance. These are just a few examples of what NFTs can do in the future. There are many other uses for these tokens, and we can’t wait to see what happens next.

Oct 19, 2022
By NFT-List
Top Tier Athletes And Their Involvement In NFT World

Top Tier Athletes And Their Involvement In NFT World

Many parents support the idea of their offspring becoming athletes and sports stars. When asking a child about their career aspirations, becoming a sports star would top the list. Though reaching the pinnacle is difficult, it is one of the best careers in the world. The attraction to sports is the players' financial gain and adulation. Anyone who reaches the top of any sport will become financially free. Furthermore, players from the most popular sports are celebrities on par with actors and famous businesspeople.

The vast sums involved in sports are due to the massive interest and demand from the general public. People love sports and are willing to pay enormous money to watch sporting events. Due to the fascination, businesses not involved with sports pay massive advertising fees to become associated with the sport. There are many sports, from golf, martial arts, cycling, and racket sports to track and field events. It is an endless list.

However, some sports have better earning potential than others. Sports such as soccer, football, basketball, golf, and tennis are some lucrative sporting activities. Anyone who reaches the pinnacle in these activities will easily earn millions of dollars. There are few sports stars whose fortunes run into billions. Earnings are not limited to the salary received from the clubs. Top sports stars can accumulate wealth through endorsements, sponsorship deals, and payments from their clubs. The massive earnings are due to the player's skill set combined with their popularity. A famous, well-loved star will command the highest salaries.

Investment Options For Sport Stars

Like all wealthy people, sports stars invest their income; they use their finance to buy more wealth. It makes zero sense for money to sit idle in bank accounts. Investments take all kinds of forms. From starting their own business, investing in other companies to involvement in financial markets are some of the popular forms of investments. Cryptocurrencies and their associated technologies have become mainstream in the last few years. The portfolio of many wealthy people, including sports stars, usually has some investment in this arena.

Investing In NFTs

Non Fungible Tokens (NFTs) are one way to invest in cryptocurrency technologies. This field has attracted many sports stars. Some famous sports stars who hold NFTs include Stephen Curry, Serena Williams, Shaquille O'Neal, and Neymar Jr. These are just a few of the hundreds of sports stars who have become involved with NFTs.

NFTs, with their cartoon art representation, appear fun and appeal to the younger generation. Given that the sports star demographic is of the lower age bracket, it makes perfect sense for these people to invest in NFTs. Owning NFTs can help market sports stars and their brands. Becoming associated with a popular NFT collection will increase the media coverage received. For example, if an athlete buys a blue-chip NFT such as the Board Ape Yacht Club, the news will be seen on all major outlets and social media channels. This is a win-win situation for both the project and the athlete.

The more an athlete is featured in the popular media, the more it enhances their prominence. It allows them to demand more outstanding salaries and endorsements. The involvement of top-tier athletes will help drive up the price of the NFT, a good situation for the NFT project. Additionally, NFTs are an investment opportunity. Though buying NFTs is highly speculative, there is an excellent chance that blue-chip projects will see a price rise. Top-tier NFT projects such as BAYC and Azuki continue to see a price increase.

NFTs can help well-known athletes connect with their fans. The trend is for athletes to buy NFTs from significant projects to date. There will be a more significant number of athletes who will release their own NFT collections. It offers the athlete a way to bond with fans in new and innovative ways.

Holders gain the opportunity to meet the star or receive merchandise. This helps to solidify the relationship; it will lead the fans to become even more interested in the athlete's brand and helps to foster a community of fans in ways never seen before. There is also a financial benefit for the fans. Owning the NFTs of a sports star, the fan can sell these assets. Previously the relationship has been a one-way street; the athlete benefited from fans without much reciprocity.

If the perceived value of the star is on the rise, the price of the NFT will increase. It offers the opportunity for the holder to sell their NFTs for a profit.  NFTs open up all manner of possibilities in the world of sports. Sporting clubs can sell NFTs, which will offer their fans the opportunity to gain merchandise, special ticket allocation, or vote on club governance. NFTs are relatively novel, but there is no doubt that this is a field that opens up opportunities never seen before in the world of sports.

 

Apr 9, 2022
Kate
The Importance Of The Founder In NFT Projects

The Importance Of The Founder In NFT Projects

People who've followed NFTs for some time are aware of these essential considerations when buying NFTs.  Many new members of the NFT community overlook this critical aspect.

Many newbies buy NFTs without much consideration. The usual pattern is for people to hear about NFTs, find the NFT community on Social Media platforms such as Twitter, and become part of the Discord servers of various projects.

A busy server and quality artwork ensure the newbie becomes involved in the community. It leads to the person minting the NFT on launch.

Following the mint, it's common to see the price of the NFT fall in value. After a few months, the founders neglect the project, and the holders find themselves with an NFT with little value.

Since this neglect has been the standard pattern seen throughout 2021, most NFTs on the secondary market are worth less than the price paid on launch.

There have been numerous cash grabs. The founders make six figures from the NFT project, but the investors have a losing asset.

The success stories in the NFT space have received praise. For example, the Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) is admired throughout the NFT community, and any NFT stories in the mainstream media feature the BAYC regularly.

For every successful project, there are far more failures.


Mistakes Made By More Experienced NFT Buyers.

After spending time in the NFT community, people become aware of the requirements of a good project. They commonly look for the following characteristics:

Doxxed Team. The team mustn't be anonymous. Anonymous groups are more prone to carry out rug pulls (where the founders close the project after launch). Investors have no idea of the identity of the founders. As a result, the groups can quickly abandon the project and scam the investors.

Great Community. There must be a sizable community behind the NFT project. People look at Social Media and Discord profiles to gauge the size of the community. Without a community, there is no one to buy the NFTs.

Good Artwork. Essential to ensure the artwork is high quality and in line with the current trends. For example, there is a great deal of admiration for the artwork by Doodles and Invisible Friends NFT projects.

Utilities. Projects need more than artwork to become a success. The only exception is if the NFTs are from an established artist such as Beeple, Banksy, or another artist with a big following in the traditional art world.

Projects without a well-established artist need to provide utilities in the form of Play To Earn games, events, staking possibilities, and more.

People seeking these factors in projects are better positioned than newbies. But many projects satisfying these conditions still fail to succeed, especially in this current climate where the NFT space is experiencing a bear market.


The Importance Of The Founder

The most critical factor in a project is the founder. Many investors entertain projects because the founder is well known. They could be a celebrity or an industry leader.

Unfortunately, many of these projects flounder in the long term. Shortly after mint, there is a pump in price. But a few months after the launch, the value has become less than the mint price.

The founders are not highly active in the project; they make no effort to immerse themselves in the community.

It leads people to conclude (probably correctly) the founders are not interested in the project. The community loses faith, sells their NFTs, and projects end up in the backwaters of the secondary market.

A successful project is one where the founder engages with the community. They should be active before and after the launch. Making themselves involved in the conversations on Discord and Ask Me Anything (AMA) or Twitter Space shows a genuine interest in the project.

An example of a successful project is VeeFriends by Gary Vee. The founder is always available. He is constantly talking about his projects on Social Media and does not go missing in action.

 

Wrapping Up

The most important consideration for any NFT collection is the founder, motives, and project vision.

Unfortunately, the NFT world has seen many cash grabs. The devs and the founders fail to take much interest following the launch.

The reality is that unless the NFT collection is by a genuine, highly established artist, the project starts after the launch.

The easy part is the stage up to the launch; it's the segment where the founders are raising capital to realize a vision. Making their promises become a reality involves hard work.

To date, in the NFT space, many founders are fond of the idea of raising capital. But dislike the effort to complete the project and make the utilities and the roadmap a reality.

Many experienced investors in the NFT community understand the situation and no longer mint NFTs easily. This is a contrasting situation to 2021, where people readily bought NFTs.

Perhaps this explains the current bear trend in the NFT world; sales volumes are significantly lower than the record-breaking numbers a few months ago.

For the investor, the best approach is to take a great deal of interest in the founder. Presenting evidence of interest by the founder ensures confidence in the community.

The involvement of a famous name does not guarantee long-term success.

 

Mar 31, 2022
Bill