The new features could help users monetize their digital art and join a booming NFT market that saw over $23 billion in trading volume in 2021.
Other tech giants have plans for NFT integration, including U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, which expects to launch an NFT marketplace this year, and Meta rival Twitter, which is testing ways for users to showcase NFT collections.
Facebook’s digital currency wallet Novi, which launched in October, is expected to be integral to the plans.
Dylan Butts is a Forkast journalist based in Hong Kong. He has previously wrote for publications such as NBC and the South China Morning Post, covering a wide range of topics including business and technology. Dylan holds a bachelor's degree in economics from St. Lawrence University and a master's in journalism from the University of Hong Kong.