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ZenChats with Zeneca

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In this podcast, Zeneca speaks to project founders in the NFT space to provide you with a behind-the-scenes look at what founders deal with and the thought process and work that goes into the NFT collections that we see at the end of the day.

Location:

United States

Description:

In this podcast, Zeneca speaks to project founders in the NFT space to provide you with a behind-the-scenes look at what founders deal with and the thought process and work that goes into the NFT collections that we see at the end of the day.

Twitter:

@Zeneca_33

Language:

English


Episodes

#45 - Godmin from Heaven Computer (Artist in Web3)

11/29/2022
๐Ÿ“š FREE INTRO TO NFTS COURSE: https://30daysofnfts.com/ ๐Ÿ”ฎ SUBSCRIBE TO YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/c/ZenAcademy333 ๐Ÿ“ฐ SUBSCRIBE TO DAILY NEWSLETTER: https://zendaily.xyz/ ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ SUBSCRIBE TO WEEKLY NEWSLETTER: https://zencaps.substack.com/ Being an Artist in Web3 is a very difficult task. In this interview, Godmin from Heaven Computer talks about her story while launching an NFT collection in the bull market, her mistakes, and what she did right. I hope you enjoy this episode with Godmin, and please consider liking and subscribing to the channel - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Where to find Godmin Twitter Zeneca Twitter Newsletter

Duration:00:55:47

#44 - SuperMassive - Why Metaverse Is The Biggest Opportunity For Content Creators

10/26/2022
The Metaverse is coming, and we're already seeing glimpses of it. In this interview, Robin Schmidt talks about the future of the Metaverse, where creators can find opportunities in the ever-changing virtual world. I hope you enjoy this episode with Robin, and please consider liking and subscribing to the channel - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ ZenAcademy YouTube Timestamps 00:00 Intro 01:14 Who is Robin Schmidt? 05:40 Robin & The Defiant 10:25 Metaverse Creators and Opportunities 20:37 What is the Metaverse? 26:06 Are we heading into a Dystopian Future? 34:04 The Mr. Beast Of The Metaverse 38:23 BasedAF PFP Collection and The New MTV 45:40 The Less You Say, The Better It Is Where to find SuperMassive Twitter Zeneca Twitter Newsletter

Duration:00:48:30

#43 Derek Edws - Time-based Royalties, FlamingoDAO, Art Blocks Curation Board Explained

9/29/2022
Derek Edws is today's ZenChats guest! He has an incredible experience in Web3. He is Managing Partner at CollabCurrency, Advisor of Proof Collective, Member of ArtBlocks Curation Board and Founding Member of FlamingoDAO. We talked about his Web3 story, the curation process behind art blocks, how FlamingoDAO works and creator royalties. I hope you enjoy this episode with Derek, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ ZenAcademy YouTube Timestamps 00:00:00 Intro with Derek Edws 00:01:30 Derek Origin Story and Collab+Currency 00:05:50 Art Blocks Explained and Curation Board 00:18:12 Flamingo DAO 00:29:50 Creator Royalties 00:44:56 Time-based Royalties Where to find Derek: Derek's Twitter Zeneca Twitter Newsletter ZenChats Podcast version

Duration:00:49:11

#42 Moodies - Innovation In A Disruptive Industry, Pay-What-You-Feel Minting Mechanism

9/19/2022
Tomer and Asaf Hanuka are today's Zenchats guests! They created Moodies, an innovative pay-what-you-feel NFT Project, and we talked about their Web3 story, their new minting experience, what's next in the Moodiesverse, and more! I hope you enjoy this episode with Moodies, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ ZenAcademy YouTube Timestamps: 0:00 Intro with Moodies 1:16 Tomer and Asaf Origin Story 11:52 How did Moodies come out 15:45 Pay-what-you-feel Mechanism 23:53 What's next for Moodies and Moodiesverse 27:37 Favorite Books 31:30 Favorite NFT Artists 35:00 Where to Find Moodies Moodies & Hanuka Brothers Website Moodies Twitter Tomer Hanuka Asaf Hanuka Zeneca Twitter Newsletter ZenChats Podcast version

Duration:00:38:40

#41 Phraze - Being an Artist in Web3, Creator Royalties and PhrazeBoard

9/3/2022
Phraze is today's Zenchats guest. He is the founder of PhrazeBoard and we talked about his Web3 story as an artist, his PhrazeBoard Treasure Hunt, his new collection and Creator Royalties. I hope you enjoy this episode with Phraze, and please consider liking and subscribing to the channel - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ ZenAcademy YouTube Timestamps: 0:00 Intro with Phraze 2:10 Phraze Origin Story 9:38 What is PhrazeBoard? 19:40 Phraze New Collection 32:45 Creator Royalties and SudoSwap 47:30 Where to Find Phraze Phraze Twitter PhrazeBoard Website Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:51:27

#40 - Turning Web3 into a Habit w/ Mikey Ahdoot from Habit Nest

8/25/2022
Mikey Ahdoot is today's Zenchats guest. He is the founder of Habit Nest and we talked about his new Web3 initiative, The Phoenixes. I hope you enjoy this episode with Mikey, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ ZenAcademy YouTube Timestamps: 0:00 Intro with Habit Nest 1:03 Mikey Ahdoot Origin Story 13:45 The Phoenixes NFT 21:08 Onboarding people to Web3 25:10 Mikey Ahdoot and Gary Vee 31:00 Long-term vision for Habit Nest and The Phoenixes Habit Nest Twitter The Phoenixes Twitter The Phoenixes Website Habit Nest Website Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:39:49

#39 - Worldbuilding w/ Tally Labs from Jenkins The Vallet and Azurbala

8/15/2022
SAFA and Valet Jones are today's Zenchats guests. They are the creators behind Tally Labs, Jenkins The Vallet and Azurbala. I hope you enjoy this episode with Tally Labs, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Timestamps: 0:00 Intro with Tally Labs 1:30 Tally Labs Story 6:10 What is Azurbala? 14:16 Bored and Dangerous 32:36 What's next for Tally Labs? 39:07 Valet Jones and SAFA favorite books Tally Labs, Jenkins and Azurbala SAFA's Twitter Valet Jones Twitter Tally Labs Twitter Jenkins The Vallet website Azurbala website Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:46:26

#38 - The future of decentralized IP w/ Chris Wallace from UltraDAO/Woodies

7/29/2022
Chris Wallace is today's Zenchats guest. He is an artist, collector and NFT builder since 2019. We discuss his time before NFTs and Crypto, how he built Woodies and UltraDAO, how he's building the Woodies universe to increase IP awareness, how DAOs work and more. I hope you enjoy this episode with Hashlips, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Timestamps: 0:00 Intro with Chris Wallace 1:50 Chris Wallace's history before NFTs 6:20 What is UltraDAO and Woodies? 16:20 How to create lore for an NFT project? 18:56 Long-term plan for Woodies universe 27:53 Dealing with the bear market 30:27 How does a Decentralized Autonomous Organization(DAO) work? 34:19 Where to find UltraDAO, Woodies and Chris Wallace Chris Wallace, UltraDAO and Woodies Chris Wallace Twitter UltraDAO Twitter Woodies Twitter Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:36:20

#37 - Learning Web3 development w/ Hashlips

7/22/2022
Hashlips is the guest on this week's episode of ZenChats. He is one of the biggest and best educators in the field of NFTs, especially in the area of smart contracts and coding, as well as a talented artist. We discuss his journey as a developer and an artist, his various NFT collections and educational content, the best ways for people to learn to code, and future NFT use cases. As you can see, this episode is packed with fantastic content, so don't miss it. I hope you enjoy this episode with Hashlips, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Hashlips Twitter Youtube channel Discord Sketchy Labs Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:37:59

#36 - NFT community innovation at its finest w/ Carlini8 from Purrnelope's Country Club

7/13/2022
Carlini8 is today's Zenchats guest. He is an NFT expert who has been engaging in the NFT space since 2017, the Ex-CoFounder of NFT Boxes, a project he co-founded with Pranksy, and the founder of Purrnelope's Country Club. We discuss his time in NFTs and Crypto in 2017, how he and Pranksy built NFT Boxes, and, most importantly, how he created Purrnelope's Country Club, which was inspired by CryptoKitties. Don't miss this episode as Carlini8 shares some fantastic insights regarding his projects as well as advice for people on what to do for the next NFT bull run. I hope you enjoy this episode with Carlini8 from Purrnelope's Country Club, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Carlini8 & Purrnelope's Country Club Carlini8's Twitter PCC Twitter Discord PCC ENS Subdomains Linktree Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:43:32

#35 - World's first playable and customizable NFT w/ Yudag from Generative Dungeon

7/6/2022
In this episode of ZenChats, I speak with Yudag, the project manager for Generative Dungeons, the world's first entirely customizable RPG collection. We talk about the NFT, which is a playable game on OpenSea, as well as all of the implementations, such as multiplayer mode, play2earn mechanics, and much more. Don't miss this episode if you want to learn more about customizable NFTs and how they were able to reach out to Gary Vee and get his attention. I hope you enjoy this episode with Yudag from Generative Dungeon, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Yudag and Generative Dungeon Yudag on Twitter Generative Dungeon on Twitter OpenSea Website Linktree Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:47:05

#34 - Building an NFT Venture Fund w/ Ryan Carson from 121G

7/1/2022
I'm very excited to bring you this episode of ZenChats in which I speak with Ryan Carson from 121G. Ryan Carson is the founder of 121G, an NFT venture fund focused on high-quality new projects led by vetted teams, 1/1's, and the PROOF ecosystem. We discuss his history with PROOF and Moonbirds, some of his most controversial tweets, his upcoming NFT fund, and much more. I hope you enjoy this episode with Ryan Carson from 121G Fund, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Timestamps: 0:00 Intro with Ryan Carson from 121G 1:20 Ryan's origin story 4:00 PROOF and Moonbirds & Controversies 14:25 PROOF hiring spree and Moonbirds launch 19:06 121G Fund, their three pillars, and compliance 27:23 121G Legal structure 32:15 Investing in NFTs 37:04 Closing thoughts and where to find Ryan Ryan Carson and 121G Fund 121G Website Ryan's Twitter Ryan Carson Website Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:39:20

#33 - Creating a Web3 Gaming Project w/ Ocean from Salty Pirate Crew

6/29/2022
I'm very excited to bring you this episode of ZenChats in which I speak with Ocean, from Salty Pirate Crew. Ocean is the founder of this NFT Gaming Project and he aims to create a strong brand and a pirate ecosystem in Web3. We discuss the importance of marketing, community building, onboarding new people to NFTs, and a lot more. I hope you enjoy this episode with Ocean from Salty Pirate Crew, and please consider liking and subscribing to the channel - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Timestamps: 0:00 Intro with Ocean from Salty Pirate Crew 0:54 Ocean's origin story 11:16 What's Salty Pirate Crew? 19:56 The importance of Marketing in Web3 25:32 Thoughts on the bear market and community building 35:08 What's next for Salty Pirate Crew? 44:24 Creating a game on-chain vs. off-chain 48:20 Connecting web3 with real life 51:37 Closing thoughts and where to find Salty Pirate Crew Salty Pirate Crew Discord Website Salty Pirate Crew Twitter Ocean's Twitter Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:54:40

#32 - Experience ART as a Mission w/ Danny Cole

6/22/2022
I'm very excited to bring you this episode of ZenChats in which I speak with Danny Cole. Danny is an artist, creative thinker, and creator of Creature Worlds. His project aims to make a magical world come true through art. We talk about Danny's story before NFTs, how he discovered Art, and how he used Art to create magical experiences both in-person and digitally. We discuss Creature World's success and how the project came together. I hope you enjoy this episode with Danny Cole, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Danny Cole Website Twitter Creature World Website Twitter Discord OpenSea Physical products Zeneca Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:53:09

#31 - Protecting your NFTs with Fonz from Tokenproof

6/16/2022
Fonz joins me for this awesome episode of ZenChats. He created Tokenproof, a web3 business that introduces safe token-gating solutions, enabling users to prove ownership of NFTs without connecting or even carrying their wallets. In this episode, we talk about Fonz pre-NFTs, how Tokenproof was created, how it works, their plans, and building in web3. I highly recommend this episode to anyone who is in the NFT space. Tokenproof is a tool that we will be using a lot, especially IRL. I hope you enjoy this episode with Fonz, and please consider liking and subscribing to the channel - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Timestamps: 0:00 Intro 0:51 Fonz pre-NFTs 7:13 How Tokenproof was created 10:42 How Tokenproof works 15:20 Tokenproof Founder's Circle 21:06 Technical side of Tokenproof 26:30 Future of Tokenproof and pain points 30:00 Cross-chain plans and POAPs 33:16 Building in web3 37:40 Where to find Tokenproof & Fonz's final words Tokenproof: Website Fonz's Twitter Tokenproof's Twitter Discord Zeneca: Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy: Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:40:53

#30 - Addressing Mental Health with Alex from Head Spaces NFT

6/10/2022
Alex joins me for this amazing episode of ZenChats. He created Head Spaces, an NFT project that wants to break down the stigma behind dealing with mental health problems. The Head Spaces project will not only act as a gateway to helpful resources for those who need support and guidance but will re-invest proceeds from the mint and secondary sales into initiatives to directly benefit the holding community. And we're hosting a giveaway together! Here's the Google form where you can register to win a Head Space NFT. I highly recommend this episode to anyone who is in the NFT space. NFT fatigue really is a thing. I hope you enjoy this episode with Alex, and please consider liking and subscribing to the channel - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Timestamps: 0:00 Intro 2:01 Alex pre-NFTs 4:52 Starting the NFT journey with Head Spaces 7:10 Why Mental Health? 10:31 What is Head Spaces? 19:12 Head Spaces mint 23:08 The dark side of instant sold out 29:14 How the bear market is changing the NFT space 33:52 Biggest mental health issues in web3 41:21 Mental health & project founders/creators 45:56 Where to find Head Spaces & Alex's final words Head Spaces: Website Head Spaces Twitter Discord OpenSea Alex's Twitter Zeneca: Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy: Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:49:27

#29: Next level NFT Portfolio tracking w/ WGMI (NFTommo)

6/9/2022
In this episode, I talk to Thomas (@NFTommo). Thomas and I both entered the NFT area at the same time and had separate approaches to developing our respective projects. We discuss WGMI, his project, which is a Portfolio tracker and account valuation tool for NFT collections. We talk about the new features he wants to add to the tool, how to come up with innovative ideas, the overall state of the market, and much more. I highly recommend this episode to anyone who is interested in data & analytics tools to track your NFT portfolio. I hope you enjoy this episode with Thomas discussing WGMI, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ WGMI.io: Twitter Website Discord NFTommo on Twitter Zeneca: Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy: Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:52:49

#28: The story of an NFT Artist's journey w/ Amber Vittoria

6/5/2022
In this episode of ZenChats, I speak with Amber Vittoria. Amber is a poet and artist based in New York City. Her work attempts to express the complexities of women through simple abstracted form, ribbons of color, and joyful words. We talk about her path to becoming an artist, her inspiration, and how NFTs may have a significant impact on an artist's artistic journey. I highly recommend this episode to anyone interested in Amber's journey to becoming a successful NFT artist, as well as anyone thinking about creating some NFT art themselves. Also, make sure to check out Amber's work at the sites below. I hope you enjoy this episode with Amber Vittoria, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Amber Vittoria Website Twitter Shop her NFTs Shop her Prints Linktree Artists & NFT projects mentioned by Amber Vortex by Jen Stark Daniel Evans Jackson Alves Women and Weapons NFT Zeneca: Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy: Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:44:27

#27: Flipping NFTs with the help of Experts w/ LiamDnft

5/25/2022
LiamD NFT joins me for this episode of ZenChats. Liam is attempting to turn 0.6 ETH into $1million flipping NFTs, with much success so far. He shares with us his 10-year expertise in digital marketing, his beginning and his journey in NFTs, and his upcoming project, NFT Expert Summit. Here's the link to the Google form where you can earn a spot on Liam's whitelist: https://forms.gle/TPC2q6WEDSVFngSz7 I highly recommend this episode to anyone who is interested in flipping NFTs for-profit and Web3 digital marketing/social media. I hope you enjoy this episode with Liam discussing NFTs, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ LiamDnft: YouTube Twitter Zeneca: Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy: Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:44:32

#26: Reinvigorate imagination w/ Lost Children of Andromeda (Jason Primrose)

5/24/2022
Jason Michael Primrose joins me for this episode of ZenChats. With his sci-fi novel series "The Lost Children of Andromeda," he is the creator and author of a fantastical universe that he has been weaving since he was just a kid. We discuss Jason's creative path that spans several industries, the dystopian future universe in which the story is set, how they developed an immersive discord experience that is significantly different from typical NFT products, specifics on the mint, and more. I highly recommend this episode to anyone who is interested in the art of storytelling and wants to learn more about creating a genuinely immersive NFT experience. I hope you enjoy this episode with Jason discussing Lost Children of Andromeda, and please consider subscribing to the podcast and leaving a review - it really helps ๐Ÿ™‚ Also, you can check out the video version on the ZenAcademy YouTube channel by clicking the link below ๐ŸŽฅ Lost Children of Andromeda & Jason: Website Twitter Discord Passport NFT Website Jason's Twitter Zeneca: Twitter Newsletter Watch this ZenChats episode on Youtube Course on how to launch an NFT project ZenAcademy: Twitter Discord Get a ZA NFT

Duration:00:43:36