Hashtags are great way for your content to be discovered on the various social media websites such as Twitter (where they originated), Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, etc.
What is a Hashtag?
A word or phrase is called a hashtag when it’s typed with the pound symbol (#) in front of it. When you (or anyone) clicks on a hashtag link, you are shown all other posts (on that website) that have that hashtag.
Did you know that:
- Posts with just one hashtag get 12.6% more engagement
- Posts with hashtags are 55% more likely to be shared
Here are some tools that make finding the right hashtags easy: