The Importance of #Hashtags

Le blog d'Anna Chen

Social media is the key to reaching out to the new global market. However, sharing photos on Facebook, writing a simple message on Twitter and posting a photo on Tumblr or Instagram is not effective anymore -not unless you are using hashtags!

What are hashtags? Hashtags are keywords summerizing a chosen article, photo or media. It is another form of tags which are commonly used in the blogging world. Hashtags begin with a pound sign and are directly connected to the keyword(s) without spaces. They are usually seen on the end or the bottom of the article. 

Where to put hashtags? Hashtags can be used on Tumblr, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, WeHeartIt and more! The amount of social media sites using hashtags are growing rapidly.

Three reasons why hashtags matter:

  1. A great SEO method for consumers! Let your audience search for you! 
  2. Allows a quick summary of your article, tweet, instagram…

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Posted on March 5, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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