Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg says the metaverse is the next version of the internet.

But what actually is?

The idea of the metaverse is that it will create new online spaces in which people’s interactions can be more multi-dimensional, where users are able to immerse themselves in digital content rather than simply viewing it.

The accelerated interest in the metaverse can be seen as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

As more people have started working and going to school remotely, there has been an increased demand for ways to make online interaction more lifelike.

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