View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. What Is
August 8, 2016updated 02 Feb 2017 3:47pm

What is hashtagging?

Creating links to topics and people that are #trending.

By Vinod

Hashtagging is a popular way of creating links to current topics and trends on social media platforms such as Twitter and Facebook.

Often used at the end of a message, hashtagging is performed by inserting the hashtag key (#) into a post that a user is sharing with others.

The hashtag key will then activate links to popular topics capturing the most attention and circulation at the time.

Content from our partners
Unlocking growth through hybrid cloud: 5 key takeaways
How businesses can safeguard themselves on the cyber frontline
How hackers’ tactics are evolving in an increasingly complex landscape

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how New Statesman Media Group may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.
THANK YOU