“NFT” global search interest surpasses “encryption” for the first time in history


According to Google Trends, in the week ending Christmas, global searches for the term “NFT” (referring to non-fungible tokens) have surpassed “crypto”. The dramatic increase in NFT search traffic clearly shows that digital collectibles have entered mainstream awareness. Transactions on OpenSea, The most popular decentralized platform for NFT auctions and declines, with more than 10 billion U.S. dollars.

“NFT” and “encrypted” search trends. Source: Google Trends

The huge increase in demand for NFTs is obvious in almost all aspects of society. First, Consumer brands such as Nike and Adidas is making its own work Enter the field of Metaverse NFT. Then, Celebrities, such as Snoop Dogg, Grimes, Steve Aoki, Mila Kunis and Melania Trump is promoting their own NFT series To the public. third, NFT games, such as Axie Infinity and Sorare makes this possible Let players understand cryptocurrency and NFT, and get Small amount of money As a side job when playing video games.

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In addition, the proceeds from the NFT auction can also be used for non-profit organizations or charitable organizations, such as establishing a Uganda Children’s SchoolNot only can cryptocurrency holders get exquisite artworks, but in the US, they can also deduct their donations from their ordinary income Provincial tax, So as to achieve a win-win situation. Finally, NFT enables artists around the world to spread their talents without the need for physical exhibitions.One such example is Mongolian NFT, which brings The story of a nomad rider And the history of grassland to blockchain.