Or: Why I’m not liking new social network Ello.
October 1, 2014 4 min read
Hashtag History 101
Americans call it the “pound sign", the inventors of the touch-tone phone called it “Octothorpe”, and in the UK it’s called a “hash”. We’re talking about this little symbol of course: #. But how did the hash make the jump from being a key we had to press during annoying automated calls to something we use in social media to categorise stuff?
September 18, 2014 2 min read
How to Find the Perfect Hashtag
For years Twitter users have been coming up with fun ways to use hashtags simply to accentuate their jokes or to carry on conversations with strangers. Lately companies have started to pick up hashtags as a way to boost their social media marketing. In this article you'll learn how to pick the "right" hashtag to achieve your marketing goals!
August 21, 2014 2 min read