Do you add hashtags in your social media posts? If you do, great! If not, don’t be scared, hashtags can only increase your followers and I’m going to tell you how. Hashtags do not need to be as intimidated as people tend to make them. Hashtags create a viral component which can only increase followers. Here’s a look at what a hashtag is and how it can help your business.
Continuing along its current track of integrating features first used by other social networks (Ticker = Twitter feed? You decide!) Facebook has now fully embraced hashtags. These #keyword phrases are denoted through the use of the pound sign or hashtag as it is known online. Twitter has been using hashtag for quite some time, and Google+ had already embraced them as well. This move by Facebook may have been spurred on by the fact that
Many describe 2012 of the Year of Social Media
We saw rumors started, statements made, and rivalries created, all through social media. Companies large and small began to realize this year that they must be a part of it in order to be on any side of a trend. Sites like Facebook and Twitter are no longer just something to be social on; it’s a site with one billion potential customers. 2013 is looking like the year where social media will become a mainstay of marketing, not just a passing fad. There are three big trends to remember with the coming year!