Hashtags 101 – #LikeForLike

What’s up with them hashtags? What exactly are the secrets for great hashtags and why is nobody using my #SuperDuperAwesomeHashtag?

What's up with them hashtags? What exactly are the secrets for great hashtags and why is nobody using my #SuperDuperAwesomeHashtag?

Yeah I know, put the hashtag symbol in front of my keywords… or something…

Or something is right. Get your S#it together and learn to use them hashtags, cos there ain’t no excuse for getting them wrong in 2016.

Mostly because hashtags aren’t really that hard to master

Hashtags are really just added fluff to a phrase (tweet) or an indexing system (Instagram) that have evolved a little bit out of hand.

They basically have 3 general uses:

1. Indexing

When adding a specific hashtag to your post, anyone can find your post according to that hashtag, for tag based search queries.

Author: Shay Stibelman

Digital marketing consultant in Milan, Italy. Born in Israel, raised in Germany by Russian parents.

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