Mint an NFT

What is an NFT?

Non-Fungible Token (NFT) is a token that resides on the blockchain and represents a unique, one-of-a-kind digital asset. NFTs can be listed and sold at various marketplaces and provide a revenue stream for content creators.

NFT Components

Permanent and immutable content with metadata stored in IPFS.
Ethereum NFT ERC-721 token with embedded link to the metadata file.

Minting an NFT is a 2-step process

Step 1 Upload GIF with information to IPFS for permanent storage and to generate metadata.json file.
Step 2 Mint Ethereum Non-Fungible Token (ERC-721) using MetaMask wallet. During the minting process, a link to IPFS metadata will be embedded in the token, creating a permanent and immutable two-part digital asset.

Smart Contract

GIFRun runs Ethereum smart contract GIFRUN NFT to mint NFTs.
MetaMask is required to mint Ethereum tokens.