A hashtag is a word or a phrase prefixed with the symbol #. It became popular on Twitter, but is also supported by other microblogging social networking services such as Tumblr, Instagram, and Google+. The hash tag provides a method of grouping similar messages. Below is the Twitter feed for the hastag, Podiatry (#Podiatry):

For more on hashtags, see the Wikipedia entry and Hashtags.org.

The word “Hashtag” was elected as the 2012 Word of the Year by the American Dialect Society.

History of the Hashtag:



Hashtag on eBay:

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Hashtag on Amazon.com:

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