It’s been quite the month for NFTs, Crypto and Web3 in general. Valuations have been dropping like flies, and many crypto enthusiasts have lost their life savings 😓 But instead of walking away from the current dumpster 🔥 of Web3, I’ve decided to double down with this Content3 weekly newsletter 🏋️
Back in 2012, our YouTube video of a guy swimming with his pet polar bear had featured (very briefly) in Google’s Year in Search zeitgeist video. It was a huge deal for our tiny company. And because the video was getting watched a lot, we started getting monthly cheques from YouTube.
And although we are still in the wild west phase of Web3's evolution, best practice is emerging from these early pioneers, as well as from early expeditions across the broader NFT space. So how are these entrepreneurs ensuring they build projects for success, and avoid the potential pitfalls?
* My five-stage filter process guides you to success ** When I was young, I had absolutely no idea what I wanted to do with my life. It really worried me that I didn't have a plan. But I did have a passion, which was music.
It seems blindingly obvious that upgrading YouTube's product so that talent can issue their own NFTs could be a game-changer. With 2bn active users per week, uptake of Web3 by such a behemoth would likely be transformational.