The expansion follows the initial launch of the social network’s NFT test in May. With this expansion, users and businesses from more than 100 countries in Africa, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and the Americas will now be able to share their NFTs on Instagram.
Prior to the expansion, support was only available to select creators in the United States, reports TechCrunch.
The company also announced that Coinbase Wallet and Dapper Wallet are now accepted as compatible third-party wallets.
Instagram is also expanding its supported blockchains to include Flow.
Instagram’s NFT feature allows users to connect to a digital wallet, share NFTs, and automatically tag a creator and collector for attribution.
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Users can share NFTs to their main Instagram feed, stories, or posts. Once they release a digital collectible, it will have a glitter effect and may display public information, such as a description of the NFT.
In order to post a digital collectible on Instagram, users must connect their digital wallet to Instagram.