NFTeach - Talking NFTs with Dr. Jeremy
Aspen NFT presents NFTeach. A podcast helping to demystify the NFT space through beginning, intermediate, and advanced episodes. Hosted by NFT enthusiast, Dr. Jeremy.
Episode 088 - Talking Web 3 with Matt Medney of Heavy Metal
I was joined by the CEO and Lead Creative of Heavy Metal, Matt Medney. We discuss the bear, the future of Web3, Heavy Metal, and much more. Find Matt on Twitter here.
October 17, 2022
Episode 087 - Web 3 Gaming with Brycent
I was joined by Brycent and we discussed: - Brycent's entry into Web3 - Axie and P2E - NFT Mass Adoption - The Otherside
September 13, 2022
Episode 086 - What is community? A conversation with MikeMoney2321 on his NFT Journey
I was joined by mikemoney2321.eth and we discussed: - Mike's life pre-NFTs - Top Shot as the entrance point to NFTs - HistoryInNFTs - Goop Dudes - What is community? - Communities that will last
August 23, 2022
Episode 085 - Being a (brown) builder - Why Web3 isn't the panacea of inclusion with Sahilance of CyberTribe
I was joined by Sahilance, founder of CyberTribe and we discussed: - CyberTribe's Metaverse Gallery capabilities - The Asian NFT market and barriers to NFT Mass Adoption in lesser developed countries - American Ethnocentrism as it relates to NFTs - Being a builder as a person of color from India and some of the challenges - The inequities of Web3 in general
August 11, 2022
Episode 084 - Getting Rekt with Paul.jpg
I had the opportunity to touch all bases with Paul.Jpg. We discuss: - Yuga excellence - Veganism - the Metaverse - IP and much more.
August 01, 2022
Episode 083 - Art First NFTs - Talking AI Nightbirds with Mac
AI Nightbirds is one of the most stunning PFP/NFT projects in the space. We talk about all things AI Nightbirds with the project lead, Mac. To learn more about AI Nightbirds, click here.
July 20, 2022
Episode 082 - Nick from the Wanderers - Craftsmanship in the NFT space
I caught up with Nick from the Wanderers and we discuss each of the collections, lore, and how he views the Wanderers against the broader NFT space. A must-listen episode and a Wanderer is a must-have in your NFT collection.
July 07, 2022
Episode 81 - Diamond Dogs Update, NFT Classic, and why the White Sox are so bad with Evan Mendoza
I had the pleasure of catching up with STL Cardinals baseball player, Evan Mendoza. We discussed: - Diamond Dogs, his NFT Project - The NFT Classic (IRL Minor League Baseball game with BAYC and DD) - Why the White Sox are so terrible - Intentional Walks with a 1-2 count
June 15, 2022
Episode 080 - EV.IO with Bill Kara of Addicting Games
I spoke with Bill Kara of Addicting Games and we discussed: - EV.IO's mission around accesibility - Chromebook as a baseline device - Education with Mathgames.com - How EV.IO works
June 02, 2022
Episode 079 - How NFTs will upend traditional HS with Nadav Zeimer
I was joined by former HS Principal Nadav Zeimer and we discussed how traditional HS could be modernized through Web 3 technology. We discuss - Nadav's background in tech - Nadav's approach to leading schools - How to make "magic" in schools - Where HS can go through Web 3 tech
May 25, 2022
Episode 078 - Talking Demon Party with Kaila Gee and Endurance
I had the opportunity to discuss Demon Party with the co-founders Kaila Gee and Endurance. Learn more about Demon Party here: Twitter Discord
May 10, 2022
Episode 077 - Darren Glover of VaynerGaming
Check out this episode with Darren Glover, Head of VaynerGaming.
May 06, 2022
Episode 076 - Talking Web 3 Education with Rabs and Blockse of Mr. Block
I was joined by Rabs and Blockse of Mr. Block where we discuss their project and how they are approaching educating onboarders into the Web 3 space. This episode of NFTeach was presented by Aspen and sponsored by Vinovest.
April 27, 2022
Episode 075 - Building Metaversal Burritos with Tressie Lieberman , VP of Digital Marketing for Chipotle
I was joined by Tressie Lieberman, VP of Digital Marketing and Off-Premises of Chipotle and we discussed Chipotle's involvement in the Metaverse with Roblox. This episode of NFTeach was presented by Aspen and is sponsored by Vinovest.
April 20, 2022
Episode 074 - Talking Prosocialites and being degenerous with Brett and Ediz from Etched
I had the opportunity to catch up with Brett and Ediz of Etched about their upcoming project, Prosocialites. We discussed: - Etched Origin Story - Prosocialites - How to educate the Web 2 world about this project - How to educate the Web 3 world about this project - Mint Specifics and much more This episode of NFTeach was presented by Aspen - The Ultimate NFT platform and sponsored by Vinovest.
April 15, 2022
Episode 073 - Meme Economy with Tridog of DogeNFT and PleasrDAO
I was joined by Tridog and we discussed: - DogeNFT - Fractionalizing Art - Origin Story of Doge NFT - Community Focus for Doge (Do Only Good Everyday) and more. Learn more about Doge NFT here and PleasrDAO here.
April 13, 2022
Episode 072 - Why most NFT projects should mint for free..... a conversation with Adam Fisch
I was joined by long time friend of the podcast, Adam Fisch, and we discussed: - Bonding Curves - .08 default mint price - "Mint Millions" - Projects that over mint - Creating Value for hodlers - Zero Mint approach for projects NFTeach is sponsored by Vinovest and presented by Aspen.
April 06, 2022
Episode 071 - A conversation with Tandy
I had the pleasure of catching up with Tandy on this episode of Aspen presents NFTeach. We discuss: - His NFT origin story - NBA Top Shot - Content Creation - What's in his wallet? - and much more. This episode is presented by Aspen and sponsored by Vinovest. Learn more about Vinovest here.
March 23, 2022
Episode 070 (I) - IRL Utility and Streak with Packdrip
I had the opportunity to speak with long time NBA Top Shot collector Packdrip. We discussed: - His new role with Streak - His journey into Top Shot - The NFT All Star Basketball game This episode was sponsored by Aspen and Vinovest. Join the Aspen Discord here. Learn more about Vinovest here.
March 15, 2022
Episode 069 - Real Estate x NFTs - Talking Propy with Adam Brown
I had the pleasure of sitting down with Adam Brown from Propy and we discussed: - How do NFTs work within the real estate vertical? - Why is this value add? - How does this work from a sellers perspective? - How does this work from a buyers perspective? This episode was presented by Aspen and sponsored by Vinovest.
March 07, 2022
Episode 68 (A) - An interview with NFTEthics
This episode is presented by Aspen NFT I had the pleasure of crowdsourcing some questions to ask NFTEthics. I asked them the following questions: 1. Where did the inspiration for this account come from? 2. Why not doxx yourself/yourselves? 3. What is your process for deciding what to come forward and tweet about vs what is unsubstantiated? 4. How do you approach your own bags/not pumping or fudding things you hold? How is that conflict of interests sorted? 5. How do you think people should vet influencers in the space? 6. @KapettaNft was created as an educational project to show how easy it is to rug people? What would your approach to vetting a project be? 7. People want to know how you came to decision to tell ppl not to mint for two weeks. Do you worry you will negatively impact honest projects? 8. If you had to rank the two most egregious unethical behaviors you've witnessed in the space what are they and why? This episode was sponsored by Vinovest. Learn more at www.zen.ai/nfteach
March 03, 2022
Aspen Scambusters - Beanie Maxi Apology Tour, The Longest Con, and HelloImMorgan's grandma
Steve Bambury and I caught up on the latest and greatest NFT scams for the past week including the return of Beanie, the long con, and HelloImMorgan's usual antics. Scambusters is presented by Aspen, the fun way to build your NFT Portfolio. Join the Aspen Discord here: https://discord.gg/ymQnqkus
February 22, 2022
NFTeach Episode 067 (B) - Talking Nifty League with Bolo Dave
I was joined by Bolo Dave from Nifty League and we discussed: - Nifty League's Origin Story - Play 2 Earn vs. Play and Earn - Game first mindset in P2E/P&E Project Development - Community vs. Audience - Rentals and Free 2 Play This episode of NFTeach was sponsored by Vinovest. Learn more about Vinovest here.
February 21, 2022
Episode 066 (A) Corporate Trash breaks down her second NFT community survey
This episode features the amazing Corporate Trash. We discuss: - the origin of her survey - Approximate NFT portfolio Net Worth of those who responded - % of people who have been scammed - Favorite chain other than Ethereum Mainnet - Willingness to find another marketplace The episode was sponsored by Vinovest. Learn more at zen.ai/nfteach.
February 14, 2022
NFTeach Episode 065 (I) - State of NBA Top Shot with Butterhoops and Ginoblisaurus
I had Jess and Juan on to talk about the state of NBA Top Shot. We discuss: - The best thing about Series 3 - Flash Challenges - Ayo is pumping! - Archive Set - Collector Score - KD Pack Drop
February 08, 2022
NFTeach Episode 064 (A) - NBA Top Shot, Loot-box and Lottery Laws - The KD Packs
I caught up with NFTeach legal correspondent RobPT45 about the latest from Top Shot with the KD Elite and Certified Packs and how they intersect and interact with loot-box and lottery laws.
February 03, 2022
NFTeach Episode 063 - Aspen Scambusters - Open Sea is bad at comms, Ella Orten hack, Commandment 4 of the Aspen Scambusters is born
I was joined by Scambusters cohost Steve Bambury and we got into the latest scams in the NFT space. This was recorded on Saturday, January 29th, 2022. We discuss: - Open Sea listing exploit (again) - Doing the dishes - Ella Orten Hack/Impersonation - The latest commandment of Aspen Scambusters Our 4 commandments of staying safe in the NFT space are: - If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. - Don't do serious business on your phone - Never, ever, ever, share your seed phrase with anyone. - Nothing good ever happens in a Discord DM
February 01, 2022
NFTeach Episode 062 - Weird Medicology and an accessible metaverse with Dr. Christopher Lunsford
This episode is focused on the amazing work of Dr. Christopher Lunsford and his new NFT project Weird Medicology. We discuss - What is Weird Medicology? - Minting on Poly - Accessibility for those who are visually impaired - Dr. Christopher Lunsford's creative process - The WM founder's pass. Check out the project website here.
January 28, 2022
NFTeach Episode 061 - Aspen Scambusters - Week of Jan 15, 2022
This is the latest Aspen Scambusters highlighting the biggest scams in the NFT space for the week of Jan 15, 2022. We talk wash trading, LooksRare, and much more.
January 20, 2022
NFTeach Episode 060 with Filmmaker Jordan Bayne
I had the opportunity to speak with Jordan Bayne, filmmaker and creator of the film/NFT Red Flags. Red Flags is a stunning film focused on the harrowing reality of domestic violence. We discuss - Jordan's filmmaking background - Film X NFTs - File size challenges - Red Flags Check out Jordan here. Check out Red Flags here.
January 18, 2022
NFTeach Episode 059 - Aspen Scambusters - Hacky New Year!
We cover 3 major scams this week on this episode of Aspen Scambusters: - Thirst Traps - Fake MetaMask Tokens (Airdrop scams) - Colethereum - Little Lemons Hack
January 11, 2022
NFTeach Episode 058 (I) - Social Tokens, Ecosystems, and IP with Jess of ApeIn
NFTeach is back in 2022! I spoke with Jess aka Butterhoops and we discussed: - The value of provenance (3:51) - NFTs and IP (6:31) - Steph Curry enters BAYC (9:36) - Airdrops v. Ecosystems (13:31) - ApeIn (20:25)
January 06, 2022
Episode 057 (B) - Swish Dreams NFT with Taylor Stein and Greg Murray
I was joined by the creators of Swish Dreams to talk about their upcoming mint for their new project. We talked about where the idea for their project came from, who the most consistent shooters in the NBA are when it comes to data visualization, and then talked hoops in general. Follow Taylor here. Follow Greg here. Follow Swish Dreams here.
December 08, 2021
Episode 056 (A) - 3 Takeaways from Roham's hour-long interview on the Founder Hour
I do a deep dive into Roham's hour long episode on the Founder Hour and provide 3 key takeaways that I had while listening. Dapper wants to get as many people as possible on Top Shot/Flow 2. The February Top Shot Market boom was more of an example of correlation than causation. I'm not convinced Dapper thought it was a good thing. 3. Nine dollar packs matter more than $3 dollar floors matter for S3 60k commons. Thanks to Juan for sending me the interview. This episode is sponsored by Aspen, the world's first institutional-grade NFT trading platform.
December 04, 2021
Episode 055 (B) - Introducing Girl Power Gals with creator Maleha Arif
Maleha Arif is a former colleague who has fallen down the NFT rabbit hole and has created her first project, Girl Power Gals. We discuss: - how she got into NFTs - what she hopes to achieve with this project - her inspiration in the space Nyla and Yasmeen - education - career pathways You can find Maleha on twitter here. You can find Girl Power Gals on twitter here. You can find Girl Power Gals on OS here.
November 29, 2021
Episode 054 (B) - Are NFTs a Scam? with special guest Adam Fisch
I was joined by long time friend of the podcast, Adam Fisch and we discussed his latest article on Packrip Media entitled "So, Are NFTs a Scam?". Specifically, we discussed: - the terms MLM, Ponzi Scheme, and Pyramid Scheme - the future of marketing - how the art can distract from the technology - ignoring the NFT technology His article can be found here: So, Are NFTs A Scam?. No doubt you’ve seen it said. On… | by Adam Fisch | Packrip Media | Nov, 2021 | Medium
November 21, 2021
Episode 053 (A) - Plungefather talks about NFT.NYC, why S3 of Top Shot has been a success, Collecting Strategy, and Mental Health
I was joined by Plungefather and we discussed: - NFT.NYC - S3 of Top Shot - Top Shot Collecting Strategy - Nine Lives Lounge - NFT Collecting Strategy - Mental Health and Wellbeing
November 16, 2021
Episode 052 (I)- Nine Lives Lounge member Tristan Hillerich talks Top Shot, PFPs, and Wilder World
I was joined by Tristan Hillerich and we discussed: - His unique S1 Top Shot Experience - Pulling a #1 IQ Moment - Lucky Manekis and other PFP projects - Wilder World
November 15, 2021
Episode 051 (A) - Open Sea v. Cryptophunks: The Saga Continues
Hey, remember when Open Sea delisted Cryptophunks? They didn't. Give this one a listen.
November 13, 2021
Episode 050 (B) - NFT NYC Recap
I run down my NFT NYC experience including: - Meeting irl frens (Packrip, Ashley, LG, Corporate Trash, ikoola, RaptorNews, and more) - Top Shot Event - Jenkins the Valet Party - Kongz Party - Sandbox x Monax Party - conference set up - Zed
November 11, 2021
Bonus Episode 049 - (I) - Adam Fisch guests hosts and talks Estate Planning x NFTs with Arin Klug of Epilogue Wills
Adam Fisch guests hosts this bonus episode of NFTeach with Arin Klug of Epilogue Wills. Check out Adam's blog he mentioned in the intro here.
October 28, 2021
Episode 048 - (A) Reframing NFTs as Digital Property and Talking Aspen: A conversation with Monax CEO Casey Kuhlman
I caught up with the CEO of Monax, Casey Kuhlman. We discussed: - His new product, Aspen - Separating possession from ownership - How communities respond to NFT theft - Derivatives - NFT Titles - Community Governance
October 28, 2021
Episode 047 (I) - St. Louis Cardinals Baseball Player Evan Mendoza drops Diamond Dogs
I was joined by Evan Mendoza and we talked about his new Diamond Dogs project which is dropping tonight, 10/27/2021.
October 27, 2021
Episode 046 (I) - Meet Domino: Musician dropping an NFT Album
Domino is a LA-Based creative who has just dropped his album as an NFT with 7 tracks combined with 7 pieces of art. Check out Domino here.
October 25, 2021
Episode 045 - (I) - Mikey Williams Charter Membership NFT by I Got It, A conversation with Mikey's mom Charisse
I was joined by Noah Abramowitz from I Got It and Charisse Williams to talk about her son, Mikey WIlliams', upcoming NFT project. We also discussed: - Name, Image, and Likeness Implications - Ed O'Bannon - NBA Top Shot - Charisse's thoughts on the NFT space - How other student athletes could benefit from NFTs - the specifics of the Mikey Williams Charter Membership drop. Information on the Mikey Williams Charter Membership can be found here.
October 20, 2021
Episode 044 (B) - Top Shot Dad Moves joins Packrip Media
I was joined by new contributor to Packrip Media, Top Shot Dad Moves. We discuss some of the writing he has done for Packrip Media, collecting with kids, and how he ended up in the NFT space.
October 19, 2021
Episode 043 - (B) Community Spotlight with LilNoobie
I caught up with LilNoobie and we discussed: - How Noobie got into NFTs - Cryptojunk - the predictability of roadmaps - Top Shot - Eternal - Influencers Pump and Dump
October 16, 2021
Episode 042 - (B) The Bad Boy of Top Shot, Jason Metz
Described by some as the Bad Boy of NBA Top Shot, Jason Metz joined me to discuss: - Why he participates in Top Shot - Why he is misunderstood - How he fell into the space - Why he doesn't collect other NFT projects - How he feels about RIB and much more.
October 14, 2021
Episode 041 - (I) From JPG to Container, Robert Powers of Live Planet
I spoke with Robert Powers about Videocoin: - Why Video NFTs? - Content Consumption - Why own a youtube video? - Value of Provenance - Youtube and TikTok - NFTs as containers - Marketing vs. Communication - Community vs. Followers
October 07, 2021
Episode 040 - (I) No Purchase Necessary: A Lottery Law conversation with RobPT45
I'm joined my two time guest and NFTeach Legal Correspondent RobPT45 and we discuss: - Lottery Laws - McDonalds Monopoly - Top Shot is a lottery? - Showcase quests? - No Purchase Necessary - PFP Projects - Update on the US Crypto bill in the House
October 04, 2021
Episode 039 - (B) - NLL Series Pt 2 - Cowboyfan_95 talks pulling a #1 serial, marital top shot collecting, and pack magic
I had the chance to catch up with Cowboyfan_95 and we discussed: - How he got in to Top Shot - Life as an aspiring doctor - marital top shot collecting - pack magic - nine lives lounge - pulling a #1 Haliburton from a pack
October 01, 2021
Episode 038 - (I) Catching Up with Tools of Rock's JJ Lane
I caught up with JJ Lane to discuss Tools of Rock and what life is like post drop. We discuss: - Tools of Rock Road Map - New Tools of Rock Alpha! - What JJ would have done differently for the drop - How to explain to your wife you're buying an JPEG of an Ape and much much more.
September 27, 2021
Episode 037 - (I) Yasmeen of Elven talks about her new project
12 year old artist/creator Yasmeen joined me for an interview about her upcoming project Elven which is dropping on 27 September. We discuss: - Should young people make NFTs? - What is Elven? - NFTeacups - Creative Procee - What her classmates think - Alpha on her next project.
September 25, 2021
Episode 036 - (B) Getting off the Chair and Web 4: A conversation with NFT Journalist Andrew Wang
I was joined by prominent NFT journalist Andrew Wang and we discussed: - Childhood Andrew - Boarding School - Running - College in LA - Moving to Columbia - Getting in the NFT space - Dropping out - Fear - Talking to his parents around his decision to focus on NFTs - Why second place isn't so bad? Find Andrew here.
September 24, 2021
Episode 035 - (I) A promise fulfilled - NBA Top Shot x Nine Lives Lounge with co-host Adam Fisch and Dreamshake_R
In this episode, Adam Fisch and I recap the NLL news from NBA Top Shot. Then, Dreamshake_R joins us to discuss what the news felt like as a Cool Cats set collector.
September 20, 2021
Episode 034 - (B) - I'm an NFT Millionaire with special guest Cryptopapi
Dr. Jeremy was joined by Cryptopapi where the discussed life as an NFT millionaire as well as NBA Top Shot, Bored Ape Yacht Club, and whether “apeing in” is an art or a science.
September 17, 2021
Episode 033 - (I) Letting the Data Speak with Corporate Trash
I was joined on this episode by Corporate Trash and we discuss: - Corporate Trash's on ramp into NFTs - Gender as it relates to the NFT space in this survey - Age - Marital Status - Top Shot as their first NFT and much much more.
September 12, 2021
Episode 032 - (B) Rarity with Desert Minter - How do I know if what I minted was rare?
In this episode, I'm joined by good friend of the podcast, DesertMinter. We discuss: - How do you know the rarity and scarcity of an NFT project you minted? - How do you shop on secondary with rarity in mind to get the best deal? - How Cool Cats approached rarity through design
September 09, 2021
Episode 031 - (I) Community Spotlight with Alxo
I had the opportunity to speak with the #4 ranked Top Shot collector in the world, Alxo. We discussed: - His NFT origin story - Being one of the first NBA Top Shot Collectors - Cryptokitties - NFT Gaming - The future of Top Shot
September 04, 2021
NFTeach Episode 030 - (B) - Chris Otis, Top Shot collector turned NFT creator - Stay Strong VN
I had the opportunity to catch up with Chris Otis of Packrip Media about his new NFT Project, Stay Strong VN. Check out the collection here: Stay Strong VN Marketplace on OpenSea: Buy, sell, and explore digital assets
September 02, 2021
NFTeach Episode 029 - (I) - WNBA, IRL Utility, and Favorite Top Shot Conspiracy Theories with Jacob Eisenberg of NBA Top Shot
I had the pleasure of catching up with good friend of the program, Jacob Eisenberg. We discussed: - Bulls Free Agency - WNBA Drop and future of WNBA Integration in Top Shot - TS Market Change - Staying healthy - Showcase Challenges - Team Collecting - What Jacob is most proud of in the past few months - The IRacer77 saga
August 29, 2021
NFTeach Episode 028 (B) - Community Spotlight with OG Top Shot Collector Jennifer Sutto
I had a the opportunity to talk to Jennifer Sutto about all things Top Shot and NFT. This episode is sponsored by MyMoMint.
August 27, 2021
NFTeach Episode 027 - (I) - Microlending and Beatboxes with Arsonic
I was joined by Arsonic and we discussed: - Arsonic's NFT origin story - Microlending with Top Shot Moments - How Flowty works - Beatboxes - Arsonic's creative process - His "one that got away" #BEATBOXES - Fully immersive (VR) audiovisual generative art. Drop Start Time: Saturday, August 28rd, 7PM UTC Where: http://artblocks.io (under Artist Playground) Total Mints: 841
August 26, 2021
NFTeach Episode 026 (I) - Talking Tools of Rock with Lead Vocalist JJ Lane
I was joined by JJ Lane from Tools of Rock and we discussed: - JJ's NFT Journey - Tools of Rock Origin Story - the components of each Tools of Rock NFT - how the artistic process worked - non-anon teams - consumer friendly drop mechanics
August 20, 2021
NFTeach Episode 025 - (B) Packrip Ewing Recaps NBA Summer League Part 2 with Guest Host Adam Fisch
On this episode, Adam Fisch guest hosts for Dr. Jeremy and he catches up with Packrip Ewing to recap Day 2 and onward of NBA Summer League x Top Shot.
August 13, 2021
NFTeach Episode 024 (I) - What is KYC and AML with Rob (AtlasShrugged80)
On this episode, I discuss KYC and AML with Rob aka @atlasshrugged80. - We define KYC and AML - What are the consumer positives of KYC - Anorak's challenges around KYC and Top Shot - Pending US Legislation surrounding crypto and how it could impact NFTs - The balance of decentralization, disintermediation, and regulation. This episode is sponsored by MyMoMint.
August 12, 2021
NFTeach Episode 023 - (I) NBA Summer League Update from Packrip Ewing: an IRL NFT Utility experience
I was joined by fellow Packrip Media Contributor Chris Otis as we interview Packrip Ewing from his first day at NBA Summer League. We discuss: - How Packrip ended up covering NBA Summer League for NBA Top Shot - What was the NBA Top Shot Kiosk experience like - How were new collectors onboarded at the kiosk - What the potential is for this utility across NBA arenas this upcoming regular season - How blending in real life fandom with Top Shot is uber powerful for the collector. This episode was brought to you by MyMoMint. Enter NFTeach for 25% off your MyMoMint NFT display.
August 09, 2021
NFTeach Episode 022 (B) - Community Spotlight with Tyler (@jtc4free) - Giveaways and Global Collector 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
I was joined by Tyler (@jtc4free) and we discussed: - his entry into Top Shot - tough lessons learned - NBA Finals Moment Giveaway - 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament - and much more. This episode was brought to you by MyMoMint.
August 08, 2021
NFTeach Episode 021 (I) - VaynerNFT's Avery Akkineni discusses NFT marketing strategies for brands
In this episode, I was joined by Avery Akkineni of VaynerNFT and we discussed: - Fiat and the crypto barrier to entry - Her intense NFT learning curve - Brands and launching NFTs - Creating education and the market for "Normies" in the NFT space - Stonercats - Dabbling vs. Utility Use Cases - How can brands provide utility to consumers? - Access to consumers through disintermediation - Analysis of current NFT market - Veefriends ... and much more. Follow Avery here. Follow VaynerNFT here. NFTeach is a proud partner of Packrip Media.
August 06, 2021
Episode 021 - (B) Community Spotlight with Packrip Media's Newest Podcast, Here for the Moments
I was joined by the newest Packrip Media Podcast creators, Here for the Moments. We discuss: - how they got into podcasting - their anime podcast - Dunkin' v Starbucks - Top Shot Utility - Daffy Duck NFTs - Steve's personal information Follow Here for the Moments here. Subscribe to their podcast here.
August 04, 2021
NFTeach Episode 020 (B) - Ballin' on a Budget - Playoff Edition with Adam Fisch and Joe Swam of Packrip Media
I was joined by friends of the podcast Adam Fisch and Joe Swam to talk about what were our favorite affordable playoff moments. This episode is brought to you by mymomint.com.
August 03, 2021
NFTeach Episode 019 (I) Jenkins the Valet and his exciting new project, The Writer's Room
Jenkins the Valet joins me to talk about his new project the Writer's Room. We discuss: - How Jenkins got into the NFT space - How he landed his ape - What drew him to his ape - Derivatives - IP and licensing - How his exciting new project, the Writer's Room works - BAYC vs. Cryptopunk community culture and more! Check out Jenkins on Twitter here. Check out The Writer's Room here.
August 02, 2021
NFTeach Episode 018 (B) Scams, scams, everywhere with Steve Bambury (@DesertMinter)
On this episode sponsored by MyMoMint.com, Steve Bambury and I discuss how to guard yourself against NFT Scams. We talk about scams that originate from Discord, Twitter, and Open Sea. If you enjoy NFTeach, please leave an Apple Podcast review!
July 30, 2021
Episode 17 (B) Community Spotlight - $5000 Top Shot Shopping Spree and Throwdowns with Chris Otis
I'm joined by Chris Otis where we discuss his latest Packrip Media article and the much contested Throwdowns set. Chris can be followed on Twitter here.
July 28, 2021
NFTeach Episode 016 (A) - Micah Johnson and Aku - The first NFT project ever optioned into Hollywood production
I am joined by former MLB baseball player and creator of the transformative NFT project "Aku", Micah Johnson. We discuss: Micah's entrance into the NFT space The origin story of Aku Web 2 content creators vs. Web 3 NFT artists Social Tokens as a way to broaden community Aku x Education Chapter 3 of Aku drops on Nifty Gateway, this Sunday August 1st at 2pm EST.
July 27, 2021
NFTeach Episode 014 (I) - Consumer Brands and NFT's with Brightloom CEO Adam Brotman
Welcome back to the new and improved Packrip Media presents NFTeach! I talk about the following in this episode: - Joining the Packrip Media empire. Then joined by Adam Brotman and we discuss: - Bored Apes and Crypto Punks - Yuga vs. Larva - How consumer brands could utilize NFT's through Adam's experiences at Starbucks as an example - How to onboard your average consumer into NFT's - Veefriends and their utility blueprint - Nifty's x SpaceJam and what can be learned by other consumer brands Adam can be found on twitter here. Packrip Media can be found on twitter here.
July 19, 2021
NFTeach Episode 013 - (A) Anorak and his 1.2 Million Dollar Top Shot Journey
In this episode of NFTeach, I'm joined by Anorak. We discuss: - His 1.2 Million Dollar Top Shot Journey -KYC - His withdrawal challenges - What early Top Shot was like (August 2020) - Decentralized vs. Centralized - Why we can't like something and be critical at the same time? This episode is brought to you by www.mymomint.com
June 30, 2021
NFTeach Episode 012 (A) OpenSea, NFT's, and Intellectual Property with Steve Bambury
I talk with Steve Bambury aka @DesertMinter about an Intellectual Property situation that happened to him and others on OpenSea this week. Also, we discuss: Stolen Content - Who decides and how is it decided? IP versus derivatives Are your NFT's safe in your wallet? How OpenSea could be in trouble in terms of future NFT Marketplace competition Wax The blog post I wrote around NFT ownership can be found here. The NFT Content Creators are a collaborative aimed at encouraging and amplifying diverse NFT voices in the community across all different mediums. Check out my NCC partners, Here For The Moments on Spotify here.
June 28, 2021
NFTeach Episode 011 (I) Ballin' on a Budget - Top Shot Edition with Vivek Ravishanker and Adam Fisch
In this episode, presented by MyMoMint, we talk about great NBA Top Shot moments under $100.
June 25, 2021
NFTeach Episode 010 (I) Why Misfits University should be put down, Bored Ape Yacht Club Update with Vivek Ravishanker and NBA Top Shot Lead Correspondent Adam Fisch
In this episode, I discuss: - Why Misfits University is problematic - Why people suck at apologizing - What NFT creators can do to avoid this in the future Then I'm joined by NFTeach Lead Ape Vivek Ravishanker and NBA TS Lead Correspondent Adam Fisch where we discuss: - Bored Ape Kennel Club - Pickles - Panda Royalties and much more. This episode is intended for intermediate audiences.
June 25, 2021
NFTeach Episode 009 (B) How are NFTs impacting African creatives? - NFT Artist Laura of RetroCassettes
In this episode, I speak with Laura, a talented NFT artist from Uganda. We discuss: - How Laura got into NFTs - What obstacles she and other Ugandan artists face when listing art - RetroCassettes - What the first sale felt like for her and her friends? - How much do artists and people in general know about NFTs in Uganda and Africa at large? - The difference between tech availability and accesibility - Where Laura sees NFTs x Africa heading in the next 12 months? Laura's collection, RetroCassettes Ros's Foundation Ros's Rarible Ros's OpenSea Natasha's OpenSea Daily Doodz
June 23, 2021
NFTeach Episode 008 (B) Community Spotlight - Tatyanna Dumas
In this episode, I had the opportunity to interview Actress, Model, 2X Ninja Warrior, and prominent Top Shot Community Member Tatyanna Dumas. We discuss - Who Tatyanna is? - How such an active person got interested in such a passive hobby like NFT collecting - How did she feel after the Holo Drop? - How does her mentality toward NFTs mirror her mentality toward life in general - What motivates her? - How do people intimidated or lacking confidence take the first step in pursuing their dreams? This episode is brought to you by MyMoMint.com.
June 20, 2021
NFTeach Episode 007 (B) Community Spotlight - Packrip Ewing
I am joined by Adam Fisch as we interview NBA Top Shot community favorite, Packrip Ewing. We discuss: - Packrip's entry into Top Shot - Quality of Moments - Where the desire to blog came from - NFT projects Packrip gets excited about - Packrip's favorite Top Shot moment, and his favorite yet-to-be-minted moment Special thanks to NFTeach NBA Top Shot Lead Correspondent Adam Fisch for his contributions to this episode.
June 19, 2021
NFTeach Episode 006 (I) How to find promising NFT projects with Steve Bambury
I am joined by my good friend, Steve Bambury (@desertminter). We discuss: Ruining Steve’s life Pack Drop Luck and Giveaway Misfortune How Steve finds OpenSea projects? Twitter Research and how understanding Twitter helps find interesting projects Breaking news on Discord Gamification: Points, Badges, Leaderboards Epic Calling Hitting Home Runs versus Base Hits Strange NFT Creator behavior Trading Up Steve’s big 3 NFT Lookfors for a solid NFT project We announce a special giveaway from Steve’s Secondary Market Art Collection! Choose any prize under .05Eth. This episode is brought to you by our sponsors, MyMoMint. Visit mymomint.com and use Promo Code "NFTeach" for 25 percent off your first purchase.
June 17, 2021
NFTeach Episode 005 (B) Community Lead Jacob Eisenberg of NBA Top Shot
In episode 5, a beginners episode, I have the pleasure of talking with Jacob Eisenberg of NBA Top Shot. Before I interviewed Jacob and announced the new NF/Teach NBA Top Shot Lead Correspondent. In my interview with Jacob, we discuss: - Jacob's love for basketball. Where did it come from? - How do you make decisions in a community where it is impossible to please everyone? - The plan for playoff moments and the rationale for producing 100+ moments through this years NBA Playoffs. - What has the past month been like for Jacob? - What is the future of the moment? How might it evolve? - How does licensing work for Run It Back? - How important is it to get all time legendary NBA players moments minted? - Will we see Michael Jordan moments? Lastly, Jacob picked the winner of the 'worst NFT idea' giveaway for MyMoMint. Congrats to Azazel! This episode of NF/Teach was brought to you by MyMoMint. COLLECTING JUST GOT PHYSICAL! NFTs HAVE CHANGED THE GAME, GIVING YOU THE ABILITY TO SHOW OFF YOUR MOMENTS ONLINE. BUT NOW, YOU CAN SHOWCASE YOUR COLLECTION IN REAL LIFE. MYMOMINT ALLOWS YOU TO TURN ANY DIGITAL MOMENT INTO A PHYSICAL CARD. DISPLAY TOP SHOT MOMENTS, BORED APES, HASHMUSKS OR EVEN LOW EFFORT PUNKS ON YOUR DESK OR IN YOUR MANCAVE/WOMENCAVE! JUST VISIT http://MYMOMINT.COM AND USE PROMO CODE "NFTEACH" FOR 25% OFF YOUR FIRST ORDER. THAT'S M-Y-M-O-M-I-N-T DOT COM AND PROMO CODE "N-F-T-E-A-C-H" FOR 25% OFF!
June 15, 2021
NFTeach Episode 004 (B) Did Own the Moment own the moment too soon? NBA Top Shot Collector Score Update with Adam Fisch
In this episode, I first celebrate the announcement of June 13th being #NFTChildrensday. Own the Moment, an NBA Top Shot fan/community website came under fire when Taylor Stein broke that after getting advanced details about the upcoming NBA Top Shot Collector Score requirement after recording a podcast episode with Jacob Eisenberg, NBA Top Shot Community Manager, earlier that day. I discuss: Was it truly "insider trading"? Where did Justin Herzig go wrong? Should OTM staff be able to use the Top Shot Marketplace? Then, my special guest Adam Fisch joined me to talk about the changes made to the NBA Top Shot Collector Score in advance of the Holo drop coming next week. We break down what collectors score are. Why were they created? Who wins and loses with this new score? Quick tips to build your score quickly. This podcast is brought to you by MyMoMint. JUST VISIT http://MYMOMINT.COM AND USE PROMO CODE "NFTEACH" FOR 25% OFF YOUR FIRST ORDER. THAT'S M-Y-M-O-M-I-N-T DOT COM AND PROMO CODE "N-F-T-E-A-C-H" FOR 25% OFF!
June 12, 2021
NFTeach Episode 003 (A)Fractionalizing - Can you buy part of an ape? with Kylo
On this episode, I share news you can use relating to NBA Top Shot, Gutter Cats, and SuperYeti. Then we talk about fractionalizing assets with special guest Kylo. Learn more about APE DAO here. You can always follow me on twitter here.
June 10, 2021
NFTeach Episode 002 (I) What in the world is the Bored Ape Yacht Club? with guest Vivek Ravishanker
This is intended for Intermediate audiences. If you are new to NFT's please check out Episode 1. In this episode, Vivek Ravishanker and I discuss Bored Ape Yacht Club. Specifically, - What is BAYC? - What drew Vivek into NFT's? - What is unique about the BAYC community? - What does the future of this community hold? - We discuss BAYC derivatives.... specifically Neon Apes.
June 07, 2021
NFTeach Episode 001 (B) How do I start my NFT collection?
This episode is at a Beginner level. Mentioned in the show are: OpenSea Low Effort Punks Hashmusks Bored Ape Yacht Club Dope people you should support: Joe Swam Packrip Ewing Desertminter KidArtProjects NFTeacups
June 04, 2021