This Just In: Hashtags Have Finally Made Their Way To Facebook!

The hashtag has finally hit Facebook. Gone are the days where you accidentally post useless hashtags on Facebook.  The feature is poppin across Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.  Upload your grams and tweets to Facebook with all the hashtags you like! You can also search trending topics and all that.  It was only a matter of time. Read more from CCN below! 

 

Facebook, taking a cue from Twitter, is launching hashtags to help users search for content on the social network.

CNN Reports

Confirming rumors, the new feature began rolling out Wednesday and will be available to users across the board in the coming weeks, Facebook announced on its website.

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“Hashtags are just the first step to help people more easily discover what others are saying about a specific topic and participate in public conversations,” the company wrote.

Many Facebook users already use hashtags — like #NBAFinals and #NewYorkCity — but they’ve never been clickable. Now, they’ll link to a feed of other people talking about the same topic — just like on other social networks, including Twitter, Instagram and Tumblr.


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