Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 05, 2012
Hashtags on Twitter are gaining popularity on the social networking giant, but what is a hashtag and when should it be used? Black Box Social Media, an online marketing company that utilizes the latest digital marketing strategies to help small businesses get found online, has released a report titled 'What is a Hashtag on Twitter?' To view this report, please click here.
"Simply put, a hashtag on Twitter is a keyword or phrase that is preceded by a pound (#) sign, as with #socialmedia or #dallascowboys," says Black Box Social Media Co Founder Nick Bridges. "People who are interested in the topics of ‘social media’ or ‘Dallas Cowboys’ can click the hashtag and will be led to a page that lists all Twitter users who have applied the hashtag in their own posts."
In addition to the report, Black Box Social Media has also provided an infographic on the subject.
"Using the proper hashtag on Twitter can be the difference between potential customers finding your Tweet or not," says Black Box Social Media co founder Nick Bridges. "Understanding how to research hashtags, how many to use, and how to ethically communicate with the 'Twitterverse' is very important. This is why we've put together our free report on the subject."
To view this free report on 'What is a Hashtag on Twitter', please visit http://blackboxsocialmedia.com/Twitter-Hashtag-Report
About Black Box Social Media: About Black Box Social Media: Black Box Social Media is an online marketing company that utilizes multiple web 2.0 strategies including web design, social media marketing, pay per click, video marketing, article creation, and much more. BBSM also created the do it yourself online training product 'Social Media In 7 Minutes', which contains over 60 videos detailing how to create, set up, optimize, and engage on top sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+, Twitter, and more. For more information on Social Media In 7 Minutes, please visit http://SocialMediaIn7Minutes.com.