What is an NFT?
Non Fungible Token.
How do you mint an NFT?
You mint an NFT by uploading a file to a file server, and storing the original location of that file on the blockchain. Blockchain data is public, and your ownership of NFT can be verified the same way your ownership of bitcoin is verified (by tracing the asset to all the way back to when it was created).
Note: Most NFTs right now are artworks that are stored on IPFS. NFTs usually store an IPFS hash, which basically uniquely identifies the file on IPFS. …