Site News : We Have #HashTags!

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  1. Destee

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    Okay Sister Destee, so that I can play with this, please explain the below, which was copied from the top of the above link page:


    Trending Hash Tags
    Below are the 25 most recent hashtags used


    How was this determined? Who applied the hashtag?
    All of this is new to me, I need some help, first:)


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    Here goes my ignorance showing up again. I don't have any idea what hashtags mean, but I will be trying to learn!

    Thank you Sister Destee.
     
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    Well, join the club, so far its me and you:).

    But here's what I do know Chevron, this is the symbol for hashtag used all over the Net ... # ...

    Other than that, I'm lost too:)
     
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    Clyde C Coger Jr ... Chevron Dove ... Family

    Notice when I typed ... #destee ... and ... #share ... above ... it turned into a link.

    That process and link ... is the hashtag.

    It turns into ... Trending hashtags ... and shows up in the side bar (image below).

    Adding the # symbol before a word ... makes it a hashtag ... with special Trending ability.

    When i posted those #hashtags, they became Trending and were added to the sidebar for easy access.


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    You can click the Trending hashtags in the side bar and go to those posts (surrounding the #hashtags topic).

    How To Do It


    If you type ... #topic ... (making the word topic an actual topic of course) ... it will do the same for you.

    This works in forum and profile posts.

    Okay ... as i learn more i will share more.

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    WoW! That was awesome Sister Destee, I feel like a pro now, thank you so much for that.

    Clyde doing the heavy #lift ...:weights: ... oops, it works just as you said.
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    Makes sense, because, anything can become a hashtag, abuse abound :facepalm:

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    Not anything can become a hashtag ... banned words ... will still be banned.

    Example ... #****

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    Destee