YouTube NFTs could be happening, and it's a big deal

YouTube NFT
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Could YouTube NFTs happen this year? Possibly. In a letter to the platform's creators, CEO Susan Wojicki explained the platform is exploring how its creators could benefit from the digital collectibles. NFTs have become “a source of inspiration” for YouTube, she said.

As a key part of what's driving Web3, NFTs are one of the biggest digital trends of 2022. We explain how the impact of NFTs – nonfungible tokens – will affect everything from games to branding and art in our explanation of the NFT trends for 2022. If you want to prep for YouTube's NFT future, take a look at our guide to the best software for video editing.

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Ian Dean
Editor, Digital Arts & 3D

Ian Dean is Editor, Digital Arts & 3D at Creativebloq, and the former editor of many leading magazines. These titles included ImagineFX, 3D World and leading video game title Official PlayStation Magazine. In his early career he wrote for music and film magazines including Uncut and SFX. Ian launched Xbox magazine X360 and edited PlayStation World. For Creative Bloq, Ian combines his experiences to bring the latest news on AI, digital art and video game art and tech, and more to Creative Bloq, and in his spare time he doodles in Procreate, ArtRage, and Rebelle while finding time to play Xbox and PS5. He's also a keen Cricut user and laser cutter fan, and is currently crafting on Glowforge and xTools M1.