- Instagram plans to host an event for NFT creators.
- It will be a series of virtual streaming sessions.
The social media network Instagram is planning to host an event for Non-Fungible Token (NFT) creators.
According to an NFT artist Sean Williams, Facebook-owned social media aims to help content creators grow their audience.
INSTAGRAM IS BUILDING AN NFT PLATFORM RIGHT NOW AND THEY’RE REACHING OUT TO UPCOMING ARTISTS IN THE NFT SPACE TO HELP THEM BUILD IT.
They’re reaching out to artists IN OUR COMMUNITY to give them insight on what the NFT community needs, and disguising
— Sean Williams 🌍 (@iArtSometimes) May 18, 2021
Williams said the invitation is an ask for high-level business consulting in panel form. Also, it indicated that Instagram is looking to build out an NFT platform.
Also, an Instagram spokesperson affirmed that the series would include an NFT-focused event. Facebook-owned social media aims to help content creators grow their audience. This is the first professional development event series by Instagram to help creators get more fans. Not only help them grow their pages but also make more money.
The first-ever Instagram Creator Week will run from June 8 to June 10, with a series of virtual streaming sessions. Also, those will be open by invitation only.
About 5,000 creators from the U.S. are expected to attend. Further, it also plans to have global programming with Instagram Creator Week events happening virtually in France and other European markets.
The virtual program has a series of invitation-only events to ask for feedback from creators on how the Instagram and Facebook platforms can better support their content.