28 Charts on NFTs, DeFi, and Ethereum 2021 trends

Quick Take

  • The fastest-growing blockchain applications focused on decentralized finance in 2020. To start 2021, NFTs have been at the center of attention
  • DeFi overall has seen (more) linear growth rates in 2021, instead of the exponential rates we saw in the summer of 2020
  • MakerDAO is a standout, with $85 million in annualized stability fees as revenue to MKR token holders. Prediction markets are down in popularity post-2020 election
NFTs The latest addition to The Block’s data dashboard is a category on NFTs (non-fungible tokens), with DappRadar as the newest data provider. NFTs have been a roaring success of the past few weeks — accompanied by notable headlines like Grimes selling $5.8 million worth of NFT art in 20 minutes, and NFT marketplace Sorare […]

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