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Tory Lanez sells a million copies of his Music via NFTs
Marketplaces have sprouted around NFTs, which facilitate buying and selling. You can sell an NFT by using cryptocurrency and a digital wallet. NFT stands for Non-fungible Token. “Non-fungible” means it’s unique and cannot be replaced by anything else. A non-fungible token is a piece of data stored on a digital ledger, known as a blockchain, that certifies that a digital asset is unique and therefore not interchangeable. Photographs, videos, audio files, and other digital files can be represented by NFTs.

NFT: Non-Fungible Token

In the case of bitcoins, they are fungible. Buying one bitcoin and trading another will give you the same result. Unique trading items are non-fungible. Trade for anything other than it itself would result in something completely different. You can stop by the currency exchange in an airport and trade USD for ZAR and obtain equal value, this doesn’t happen with NFT.

NFT & Blockchain

The NFT is a unit of data held on the ledger of a blockchain. Digital wallets compatible with NFTs store NFTs, exclusively. Essentially, a non-fungible token serves as a certificate of authenticity, showing that a digital asset is unique and cannot be exchanged. Digital Art is most worthy of picking up at NFT supermarket lately. Digital art is the current topic of excitement surrounding NFT.

What’s So Special About an NFT?

NFTs are designed to provide you with something which cannot be copied: ownership of the work. To put it in terms of physical art collecting: anyone can buy a Pablo Picasso print. On a t-shirt, on a wall decal, or even a bumper sticker, you can obtain Picasso art. There can be only one owner of the original, however. The original item can be owned by the buyer with an NFT. Also included in NFT is built-in authentication, which serves as proof of ownership. In NFTs, you can enable a feature that will pay you a percentage when the NFT is sold or transferred.

NFT: Changing the future of Investment

If your work increases in popularity or skyrockets in value, you’ll see some of the residual effects. NFTs can work like any other speculative asset: You make a purchase or investment intending that its value goes up, so you can sell it for a profit eventually. Experts say NFT is the future of fine art collecting for the wealthy. Technically, anyone can sell an NFT, and they could ask for whatever currency they want.

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