Social Media Tip: How to Use Hashtags
You might hear us telling Lions to use hashtags when posting pictures and stories of service activities on Facebook and Twitter, but what exactly is a hashtag and how do they work? Here’s a basic rundown:
What is a Hashtag?
When you add #LionsClub to a message on Twitter or Facebook, you’re essentially joining a conversation. People on Twitter and Facebook can search for a specific hashtag, and your message will show up in those search results. Your hashtag is letting everyone know the great things that your Lions club is doing for the community.
Here is what shows up on Twitter when searching for messages with the hashtag #LionsClub:
Using Lions Hashtags