What is a
#Hashtag?
By Karen James
http://kljsocialmedia.com
What is it?
A word or words (with no spaces)
preceded by the # symbol
turns it/them into a clickable link
#Hashtagsareclic...
Why is it used?
To group conversations about the
same topics
together making
them easier to
follow and
easier to find
http...
How is the
#hashtag used?
http://kljsocialmedia.com
On television programs .... #bgt
http://kljsocialmedia.com
But for business
http://kljsocialmedia.com
For Conferences
http://kljsocialmedia.com
For Local Networking
http://kljsocialmedia.com
For Industry Discussions
http://kljsocialmedia.com
For Categorising
http://kljsocialmedia.com
... and for Recommending!
http://kljsocialmedia.com
Where are #hashtags used?
Let me know if I’ve missed any!
http://kljsocialmedia.com
Can you search #hashtags
across social media sites?
Funny you should ask!
http://kljsocialmedia.com
Check out (tagboard.com)
http://kljsocialmedia.com
Want some more simple
explanations?
See you soon 
Karen
@kljsocialmedia
http://kljsocialmedia.com
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Social Media Marketing: What Is A Hashtag?

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Simple explanation of the use of the hashtag for social media marketing. How to use it and where to use it - including a useful tool for searching hashtags across social networking sites.

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Social Media Marketing: What Is A Hashtag?

  1. 1. What is a #Hashtag? By Karen James http://kljsocialmedia.com
  2. 2. What is it? A word or words (with no spaces) preceded by the # symbol turns it/them into a clickable link #Hashtagsareclickable http://kljsocialmedia.com
  3. 3. Why is it used? To group conversations about the same topics together making them easier to follow and easier to find http://kljsocialmedia.com
  4. 4. How is the #hashtag used? http://kljsocialmedia.com
  5. 5. On television programs .... #bgt http://kljsocialmedia.com
  6. 6. But for business http://kljsocialmedia.com
  7. 7. For Conferences http://kljsocialmedia.com
  8. 8. For Local Networking http://kljsocialmedia.com
  9. 9. For Industry Discussions http://kljsocialmedia.com
  10. 10. For Categorising http://kljsocialmedia.com
  11. 11. ... and for Recommending! http://kljsocialmedia.com
  12. 12. Where are #hashtags used? Let me know if I’ve missed any! http://kljsocialmedia.com
  13. 13. Can you search #hashtags across social media sites? Funny you should ask! http://kljsocialmedia.com
  14. 14. Check out (tagboard.com) http://kljsocialmedia.com
  15. 15. Want some more simple explanations? See you soon  Karen @kljsocialmedia http://kljsocialmedia.com

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