How to create NFT (Non-Fungible Tokens) for free at top NFT platforms (OpenSea, Rarible, etc)

Intro

In this article I’d like to the theme of NFTs which is currently being more and more hyped.

Even mass media are now talking about NFT, famous artists like Lindsay Lohan are picking up the trend, Banksy work is being tokenized. It’s quite easy to buy NFT, but how to create them?

It is thought to be quite complex and pricey but let me assure you that nowadays creating your own personal NFT is quite affordable and even free. And yes, no coding needed. …


NFT (Non Fungible Tokens) Marketing and Promotion Guide

NFT tokens are becoming more and more popular. The ability to create, sell and exchange various digital items, art objects, game artifacts, and other things attracts a large number of collectors and traders, as well as projects, artists, and developers working in this field. For example, the NFT market on Ethereum grew 10 times in January 2021.


The Blockchain and Crypto world is changing in a blink of an eye. One trend replaces another, new promising tokens, fundraising methods, community interaction approaches appear every new month.

2020 was exciting for those who monitor and participate in the crypto market — DeFi and DEX boom, ETH 2.0 launch, new interesting projects and niches, and surely BTC broke through its ATH — caught everyone’s attention.

As I cooperate with lots of fintech and blockchain companies, I’m able to detect new trends and I feel that sharing my opinion with you can be important. What should we expect from 2021…


Blockchain and Crypto world aims to solve the dependency on centralized platforms and financial models. Still, there are major players as exchanges that are running in a fully controlled manner. The solution recently presented itself in IDO — Initial DEX Offering.

IDO — Initial Dex Offering

As , I see that the last two months more and more projects ask to help them to promote their IDOs. That indicates an increasing interest in the decentralized token listing, not only because of higher cost efficiency, but also because of no restrictions on who, when, and from where can buy tokens on DEXs…


Top 4 Marketing Tools for DeFi / Crypto projects

Every crypto and DeFi enthusiast knows what difficulties he might face during blockchain project development: strict regulation, a public opinion upon the entire industry, lack of assets security. However, let’s ask ourselves a question: What stands above all of it? Uncertain future of Digital Finance? Hardly. Dependency on the Bitcoin rate? Partly yes, but recent cases show that it’s not always the main factor. Another thing came across my mind because I work a lot on the promotion of crypto and DeFi projects.

If you run an IT-startup, you need to conduct Market Analysis with multiple methodologies to engage your…


How to bring your DeFi project to success

DeFi is a real hot topic in the crypto industry this year. A huge number of people join projects that offer DeFi services every day, and many analysts say that this trend may last for quite a long time. And there is a high probability that it will turn into a separate huge industry.

We see that more and more projects are creating their own DeFi applications, and many existing projects are making a pivot towards Decentralized Finance.


China is launching a national cryptocurrency. In this article, we’ll tell you what information is already known about the project at the moment as well as how it may change the financial world.

A couple of weeks ago, it became known that on April 25, 2020, China will launch its national blockchain platform called BSN (Blockchain Service Network). Many believe this is the first, fundamental step before the launch of a global financial project — a government-backed cryptocurrency called DC/EP. And it seems that the country is taking this initiative more seriously than ever before.

Based on the screenshots that appeared online recently, it is clear that the crypto-yuan will be launched soon enough. More and more experts are saying that this could change the entire global financial system. …


CoinDesk’s first quarter 2020 report has been released. The time since the beginning of the year was not easy, the more interesting are the conclusions and forecasts made by analysts of one of the largest crypto resources.

Briefly, the conclusions about the state of the crypto market in the first quarter of 2020:

⁃ Global disruption caused by the spread of COVID-19 caused a downturn across all asset classes, including a 30+% pullback in stock markets. Bitcoin was also in a knockdown, plummeting 40% on March 12.

⁃ On March 12, ETH survived its biggest daily drop in history —…


By Sergey Baloyan on The Capital

Kraken has released a rather interesting report for January 2020, which evaluates various factors affecting the current volatility of bitcoin.

The main and interesting points:

⁃ Bitcoin growth of +30.3% in January 2020 was the best start of the year for a coin from 2013.

⁃ In January, it was confirmed that the balance of addresses between ₿10 — ₿100 are in the “savings” phase, while addresses with balance of ₿1,000 — ₿10,000 are out of the “waiting” phase. History shows that as both groups leave the respective phases, the volatility returns to the market.


This time let’s focus on how to build and manage a community for your STO project.

Community management for Security Token Offering

Why do you need community management for your STO?

To get a better understanding of this question, we should define the difference between ICO and STO target audiences.

For an ICO marketing campaign, the main goal is to attract attention and reach as many retail investors and enthusiasts as possible by using tools such as bounty campaigns and airdrops to create a large community.

In the STO campaigns, however, the target audience is different (although many accredited investors put their money into ICOs). The marketing campaign should be oriented primarily towards well-experienced, financially…

Sergey Baloyan

Entrepreneur, Founder | DeFi/STO/IEO launch | Worked with 50+ ICO/STO projects | HackerNoon’s author of the year |

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