Social Media Saturday: #Hashtag

by Molly Jo Realy @RealMojo68

It’s one of those “notice me” thingies. It says, “Yo, I’m over here!” It leaves breadcrumbs and helps you pay attention.

No, it’s not a selfie, Rocky Balboa or your Aunt Edna’s rendition of Hansel and Gretel.

It’s the hashtag.

Now, in your parents’ days, they might-a called it “the pound sign” or “the number symbol”.

But technology has changed and brought a vocabulary all its own.

This isn’t your mother’s shorthand any more.

When you’re a creative trying to attract other creatives, it’s almost like a not-so-secret handshake. And once you learn the lingo, … read the rest. . .

Sweeten my tea and share: