Ways to Use Hashtags to Promote Your Content

HashtagsIt used to be when people talked about Hashtags, they were automatically talking about something like Twitter.  But, these days, you can use hashtags on a variety of platforms including Facebook, WhoSay, Instagram, Pinterest and more.  If you don’t know a lot about the hashtag, maybe it’s time to get a history lesson!  The hashtag, which was actually not always a “thing”, was accidentally created by Chris Messina.  Chris is an employee at Google now, but before all that in 2007 he was just a regular SEO guy.  He played around with the idea on twitter that groups could separate themselves from everyone else, by simply using the Hashtag.  At first, it was sort of a joke, but afterward, more and more people started using it and even sites like Twitter and Facebook started utilizing it inside their code on their platforms.  Now, using a hashtag is an everyday thing that millions of artists, organizations, businesses and regular people do every single day.  If you haven’t started using a hashtag, maybe it’s a good idea to start.  But, before making a decision on that you need to know what they are, how they work and more importantly – how to use them correctly.  Below you will find out about this and much more in the world of Hash Tagging. Continue reading “Ways to Use Hashtags to Promote Your Content”