Global payment company Visa has launched the Visa Creator Program to help small business owners in the creative industry scale their businesses using non-fungible tokens (NFTs).

The Visa Creator Program aims to help creators in art, music, fashion, and film protect their ownership rights and generate revenue through NFTs irrespective of their level of experience in the NFT industry.

According to a statement, beneficiaries will be learning about evaluating tradeoffs between underlying blockchain networks, smart contracts, and NFT marketplaces from industry experts.

In the last 24 hours, bitcoin has been up by 0.1%, with a current price of $47,232.13 as of the time of writing this. Within 24 hours, bitcoin experienced a $46,881.40 low and $47,651.00 high. The trading volume of bitcoin in the last 24 hours is $22,658,090,965. The current market capitalization of bitcoin is $897,362,547,856. Currently, $19.00M bitcoins are in circulation.

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The program is one of the ways Visa is using to fulfill its mission of helping small and micro businesses gain greater access to the digital economy.

The one-year cohort-driven program is loaded with benefits, including access to mentorship with Visa’s team of crypto product and strategy leaders. One of the mentors is one of the former beneficiaries of the program Micah Johnson. He is the creator Aku World NFT community, which features a black digital astronaut exploring space.

Other benefits include the opportunity to exchange ideas and problem-solve with a community of creators in various stages of their NFT journey, access to thought leaders across digital commerce, web3, crypto, and payments, and a one-time stipend.