Hashtags

In information systems, a tag is a non-hierarchical keyword or term assigned to a piece of information (such as an Internet bookmark, digital image, or computer file). This kind of metadata helps describe an item and allows it to be found again by browsing or searching. Tags are generally chosen informally and personally by the item's creator or by its viewer, depending on the system.Tagging was popularized by websites associated with Web 2.0 and is an important feature of many Web 2.0 services. It is now also part of some desktop software.
Posts about Hashtags
    • Instagram’s Best of 2016

      Selena Gomez absolutely crushed it on Instagram in 2016, accounting for eight of the 10 most-liked posts of the year, with soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo responsible for the other two. Gomez also topped the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network in followers (103 million) and followers added in 2016 (more than 50 million).

      David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 8 readers -
    • How Does Nielsen Accurately Provide Social TV Measurement?

      Only 47 percent of tweets related to live primetime television series during the past season contained official program hashtags, and that number dropped to 26 percent for non-live activity on Twitter, so how does Nielsen accurately provide social TV measurement? Nielsen also found that 81 percent of social TV engagement (retweets, replies and quotes) on Twitter is with organic tweets sent by.

      David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter How To's- 11 readers -
  • Twitter Adds Featured Stickers Based on AMC’s The Walking Dead

    … Twitter released new featured stickers based on AMC television series The Walking Dead. Mobile users can add these stickers to their photos by adding photos to tweets and then tapping the smiling face button to access the stickers menu. From there, users can choose from four new stickers in The Walking Dead category, including a motorcycle…

    Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 6 readers -
  • Periscope Adds Themed Hearts for Thanksgiving

    … To celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, Periscope updated its live-streaming application with Thanksgiving-themed hearts. With this update, broadcasters can add specific Thanksgiving-related hashtags to the titles of their streams to activate the themed hearts on their broadcasts. Ready to feast? Give thanks with our Thanksgiving hearts! Use…

    AllTwitterin Twitter- 12 readers -
  • Twitter Releases Featured Stickers for Thanksgiving

    … To celebrate the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, Twitter released new Thanksgiving-themed featured stickers for mobile users. To access these stickers, mobile users can add pictures to tweets and tap the smiling-face button on the bottom-right corner of a picture to access the stickers menu. From there, users can choose from eight new stickers…

    AllFacebookin Twitter- 8 readers -
  • NBC Backs NFL Thursday Night Football Handoff With Social Blitz

    … The National Football League’s Thursday Night Football shifts to NBC tonight, backed by a social media blitz. Social media efforts related to the game, in which the Carolina Panthers host the New Orleans Saints, include: A GIF relay on Twitter using the #TNFHandoff hashtag, starting with the main NBC Sports Twitter account and including other…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Twitter- 9 readers -
  • Twitter Launches Pokemon Featured Stickers

    Twitter launched new featured stickers based on the popular Pokemon franchise. Mobile users can add these stickers to their pictures by adding pictures to tweets and then tapping the smiling face button on the bottom-right corner of a picture to access the stickers menu. From there, users can choose from four new stickers in a Pokemon category.

    AllTwitter- 9 readers -
  • Twitter Adds Stickers, Hashtag-Triggered Emoji for U.S. Election

    … As people around the U.S. vote in the 2016 election, Twitter is encouraging users to share that they voted using special hashtag-triggered emoji and election-themed stickers. First, users can tweet the hashtags #ElectionDay and #IVoted to trigger the appearance of special emoji after the hashtags. After you turn out to vote this #ElectionDay…

    AllFacebookin Twitter- 8 readers -
  • What Did Social Media Users Talk About This Halloween?

    …, the most popular age group was 18 to 25 years old, followed distantly by 25- to 35-year-olds. Where were they talking? 52.73 percent of conversations were on Twitter. 26.7 percent on Instagram. 5.18 percent in online forums. 3.94 percent in blogs. 3.49 percent in general online news sites. Top Halloween hashtags: #halloween…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 8 readers -
  • Twitter Teams Up With GLAAD, MLB on Spirit Day Emoji

    … Twitter is marking Spirit Day Thursday (Oct. 20) with a custom purple hashtag-triggered emoji. Spirit Day is an annual anti-bullying initiative spearheaded by GLAAD in support of LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) youth. The social network announced that it teamed up with GLAAD and Major League Baseball on the initiative…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 8 readers -
  • What Makes a Great Influencer Post?

    …. Words like “easy, simple, lessons I learned, tips and family favorites” come to mind. And don’t push the influencer to shove the campaign title or brand name into the headline. Remember: You’re trying to leverage an influencer’s authenticity, not turn them into a blatant shill for your brand. Brand names, trademarks and naming conventions aren’t…

    AllTwitterin Social SEO Google- 7 readers -
  • LinkedIn App Adds Feed Controls, Save, Enhanced Search

    …. And the app’s search box now enables users to search for articles by topic or hashtag. Birkeland added: These features were designed to help you stay informed on topics that matter to you. We know that you’re busy, but it shouldn’t be hard for you to stay up-to-date. Delivering smart content directly to your mobile phone that’s ready to read…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 11 readers -
  • What Are Users #Scared of on Instagram? (Infographics)

    … are talking about. According to the report, the biggest fear among Instagram users is the unknown, followed by the fear of going to prison. Instagrammers in Maine posted most about being #scared nearly twice as much as the other states in the top five–Washington, D.C.; New York; Nevada; and Florida. When broken down by city, five California cities–Santa…

    AllFacebookin Social- 17 readers -
  • Loving Twitter’s Newest Emoji

    … Twitter teamed up with Focus Features on a hashtag-triggered emoji marking the release of feature film Loving. Loving portrays the real-life story of interracial couple Richard and Mildred Loving, and Twitter explained the motivation behind the emoji—triggered by hashtags #ThisIsLoving, #VoteLoving and #LovingMovie—in an email to SocialTimes…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Twitter- 12 readers -
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