Instagram is launching NFTs, Mark Zuckerberg confirms at SXSW

Quick Take

  • Instagram will integrate NFTs into the platform, but it’s unclear what this looks like in the near term. 
  • The news confirms previous reports and speculations that Meta is moving closer to its proposed ‘metaverse’ goal. 

NFTs are coming to Instagram, said Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg, according to Engadget.

“We're working on bringing NFTs to Instagram in the near term," said Zuckerberg at SXSW, where he spoke yesterday, adding that the feature will come “over the next se