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hashtag

1. noun A word or phrase (written without spaces) preceded by the pound sign or hash mark (#) in a post on social media, meant as a way to add additional information, humor, or a searchable tag to the post. "Hashtag" is sometimes said humorously in conversation as well. She used the "unedited" hashtag, but that picture looks too good to not have a filter. A: "What a great day we've had!" B: "I know! Hashtag blessed."
2. verb To mark a post with such a hashtag. She hashtagged that picture "unedited," but it looks way too good to not have a filter.
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The specially designed emoji is made in the shape of a heart with a stamped hashtag symbol, showing how hashtags have transformed the nature of communication online.
The post was complete with photos of the couple as well as the hashtags " #CamilleOCosby #Happy75thBirthday #BillCosby #FarFromFinished #FreeBillCosby." The hashtags that Cosby left are noteworthy as it is speculated that he will name his next and possibly final comedy tour "Far From Finished," (https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/internet-makes-fun-bill-cosbys-75th-birthday-post-wife-camille-im-tellin-warden-phone-210739332.html) Yahoo Entertainment reported.
Instead of their names, United players have their very own nicknames as hashtags which, according to team manager Rehan ul Haq, allows the team to develop a bond.
A hashtag aimed at raising awareness about the psychological and social damage caused by forcing girls to wear hijab in a young age has stirred controversy in Algeria and climbed the trending hashtags list with more than 10K tweets in a couple of days.
So why aren't people utilising hashtags? Hashtags are great for discussions to occur on absolutely any topic and have a wide reach.
Top Five News 1.#repealthe8th 2.#brexit 3.#aras18 4.#beastfromtheeast 5.#gdprTop Five Handles1.@ManUtd 2.@LFC 3.@IrishRubgy 4.@THENOTORIOUSMMA 5.@officialgaa Top Five Hashtags The tweet showed a video of makeshift beds for the hospital staff with the caption: "Many of our amazing staff are sleeping overnight in the Mater so they can care for patients tomorrow.
Synopsis: With twenty-six Instagram-style photos accompanied by sharp and witty rhyming couplets, this sturdy abecedarian board book is baby's first glimpse at the world they will one day grow up to inhabit--a world of hashtags, memes, manbuns, quinoa and organically sourced plaid.
Instagram is also reportedly testing a new feature to hide hashtags from a post's captions.
However, hashtags like #ltsBanana from Banana Republic or #weareallbirds from Allbirds, a shoe company, are zeroing in on brand awareness and engaging with their customers on the platform, versus solely thinking about reach, web lift or sales.
Going through my past columns for Hotelier Middle East , I realised that since starting in 2013, I have never written about hashtags. #Odd #Story #Indeed.
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In a statement with the hashtags '#Solidariti4DSNR' and '#Pray4DSNR', PMB president Datuk Lokman Noor Adam described the arrest as an injustice.
CAIRO -- 23 June 2018: For the second day, the hashtag ##U*aaUaeUae_UU aeaaae_aeUuauU[logical not]UU (Sisi is my leader and I am proud), which was initiated in support of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, has cropped up Twitter's trending hashtags with numerous account reaches, posts and retweets.