WHY "#"

Mostly everyone knows what hashtags are in 21st Century. Hashtags originally started from social media accounts, such as, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram etc. This modern symbol then became a common feature of these media accounts. Therefore, using such features is a great contemporary technique to be used in the marketing industry.

BUT! Do you know how to use it? It’s best to use the hashtags that are already being used. You can find that out by going through “What’s the Trend” and it shows last 30 days top trending posts. All you need to know is that the hashtag must be similar to the content of the picture or the post.


This trend first arose by individuals on their social accounts during the San Diego fire in October 23, 2007 using the hashtags ‘Sandiegofire’. This pop-culture soon became a well-known trend used internationally.