#What can a hashtag do for you?

October 2013
Horizon: Journal of the National Religious Vocation Conference;Fall2013, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p23
The article focuses on the use of hashtags, the shorts links in social media platforms preceded by the pound sign or hash symbol which began in the social networking site Twitter. It says that pound sign turns any word into a searchable link which allows people to track discussion topics and organize content. It outlines other social media platforms which support hashtags including Facebook, Instagram and Google+.


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