About Ciaran Blumenfeld

Ciaran Blumenfeld is a serial entrepreneur with a pedigree in marketing & advertising. She's one of the original co-founders of Hashtracking. She enjoys a strong, engaged personal social media presence with footholds in the parenting, lifestyle and travel markets. As a marketer Ciaran can be found overseeing multi-platform digital campaigns from strategy to execution. This is when her geek side shows.

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The Worst Advice We've Ever Heard About Hashtags

The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About Hashtags

Since the launch of Hashtracking, we’ve been listening to an awful lot of Hashtag advice. Some of what we hear being advised is good, even great. And some of it is downright dreadful. Use all the Hashtags, all the time, everywhere. Yeah baby, keep shaking that salt! Make Your Hashtags SUPER specific, in fact go […]

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Join us for #Hashtracking Chat 1/27 at 7pm ET on Blab and Twitter

Please join us for a #Hashtracking Chat this Wednesday at 7pm ET on both BLAB and Twitter. We’ll be talking about Social Media in a Storm/Crisis and looking at hashtag use around the Jonas Blizzard that hit the east coast this past week. Joining us (from their snowed in homes) will be Fadra of All […]

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HOW TO RUN

Winning Social Media for Conferences and Events

Planning an event or a conference? Do you have a social media plan? If you want to make the most of your efforts, the time to start planning is now! A great event social media plan can help you: Build buzz around your event Attract great speakers  Sell more tickets Make your attendees feel welcome […]

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Infographic: Top Winter Storm Hashtags for the Jonas Blizzard

The minute the snowflakes start falling, the tweets start fluttering in. We’ve been watching Winter Storm #Jonas hashtags all weekend and thought we’d share this fun infographic of the most popular/ top winter storm hashtags in use between the 4pm PST on January 22nd and 4pm PST on the 24th, 2016. Top winter storm hashtags, in […]

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Join Us for a #Hashtracking Chat About Periscope Marketing 1/20 7PM ET

We’re looking forward to a whole new kind of #Hashtracking Chat. This Wednesday, we invite you to join us as we livestream on Blab or tweet with us on Twitter, with the hashtag #Hashtracking. We’ll be discussing current top stories in Social Media, and introduce you to some expert friends for a discussion about how […]

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SOCIAL

17 Stories: Hashtracking’s January 19th Social Media Week in Review

It’s a fast paced social world and keeping up with social media trends can get exhausting! We’re here to make that a little easier for you by sharing a social week in review with some of our favorite social media stories, marketing news and trending hashtag stories from the past week. It’s been an exceptionally busy […]

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#HASHGASM

Hashtracking Tracks the World’s First Social Media Hashtag Driven Orgasm

It was probably only a matter of time before the internet delivered its first #Hashgasm. Stunt props go to Chilean sex toy company Japi, who in a live broadcast this week revealed their social media driven vibrator via a live broadcast. This NSFW webcast involved asking viewers to tweet with a specific hashtag (#JapiSex) to […]

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7 Reasons Why Your Competitors Wish You Wouldn’t Track Hashtags in 2016

Your competitors wishes you wouldn’t take their hashtags, or yours too seriously.  Why would they want you to catch on? Hashtags contain a goldmine of information. But you have to track tags to unlock the Hashtag Secrets.  So go ahead, nod, and be sure to smile politely when they spend thousands of dollars on broad […]

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How to Start Using Instagram For Business in 2016

Marketers take note. Instagram’s visual impact on users has made a big impression, and no matter what your feelings are about it, the trend shows no sign of abating. This year, more than any other,  Instagram has become an essential tool for business marketing – no matter what type of business you might be in. If […]

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