A Primer to NFTs

Class Summary

In this class we will guide you step by step and show you how easy it is to buy, sell and create an NFT.

Anybody can create an NFT, but there are some important steps, and you need to understand the technologies behind it, its features and constraints.

I will guide you through the steps and good practices to create an NFT so that you can be confident that you also do the right steps when you create your first NFT.

You don’t need any coding skills to create an NFT, but you need to follow some steps, have a wallet, buy some crypto for gas and sign the transaction.

In this course, you will learn:

  • Introduction to NFTs.
  • Why do we need blockchain
  • History of NFTs
  • What’s an NFT
  • Blockchain protocols behind the NFTs
  • What’s Ethereum
  • What are smart contracts and the ERC-721 Token standard
  • NFT use cases
  • NFT for real-world assets
  • Investing in NFTs
  • NFT marketplaces
  • Blockchain wallets and Metamask
  • Using IPFS to store the NFT asset
  • Step by step minting NFTs
  • Set by step buying an NFT
  • NFT security

Your Instructor

Henrique is a Best Seller author with 2 blockchain books and is working as a Senior Blockchain Project Manager for a large financial institution.

He has 7 years experience with blockchain and cryptocurrencies, and 4 years experience teaching about Blockchain and Fintech, including in universities.

He is experienced in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Hyperledger Fabric, Corda and Cloud technologies and holds a plethora of certifications, such as Certified Blockchain Developer, Certified Blockchain Architect, Certified Corda Developer, Certified AWS Architect, Certified AWS Developer, Certified SysOps Admin and Scrum Master.

Difficulty Level: Beginner
Jam Date: May 12, 2021
Start Time (GMT + 8 hours): 1900
Jam Length (in hours) : 1.5