We all know Hashtags are everywhere mostly on social networks. In just the past few years they have been heavily incorporated into network TV shows, commercials, movie promotions, magazine ads and, amazingly enough for many folks they’re even part of their everyday vernacular.
Who knew? Well, that Twitter certainly didn’t – the hashtag originated on IRC and was pushed on to Twitter by its users, not the company itself – but they’ve been quick to capitalise and mastering the hashtag is now an essential part of every digital marketing campaign.
The below infographic from The Huffington Post outlines the basics and best practices for optimum hashtag use.