Are you on track to reach your social media goals this year? 2016 is the year for you to #GetOnTrack, and we’re here to help you. Now is a perfect time to set some social media resolutions, starting with better planning and monitoring of your social efforts. In the past year hashtags have grown in popularity […]
About Ciaran BlumenfeldCiaran 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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2014 was the year that hashtags found their way into the dictionary, and 2015 saw multiple world’s records broken for hashtag use, which means that 2016 will have to work hard to top those headlines. News agencies and social platforms have been busy sharing their round-ups of the best hashtags of 2015 (scroll down for a […]
Hashtags are a powerful tool. At one time, only avid social media users were aware them. Nowadays, they’re everywhere. Despite the widespread popularity of hashtags, few brands and businesses know how to use hashtags skillfully. 1. Study Industry and Organization Hashtags. If you attend conferences or belong to trade organizations, there is almost certainly a corresponding […]
The results of our Colortracking Contest are in and we are overwhelmed with the colorful response! Hundreds of colorful images tagging Hashtracking were shared. We are thrilled to announce our winners and to share some of their beautiful entries, but given that data is our game, we thought we’d share a few interesting stats first. […]
Depending on your Hashtracking plan, you have a set number of tracking slots. These slots will determine the number of hashtags that you can follow on Twitter or Instagram simultaneously. There is no restriction on how often you want to switch the tags you are following. But if you want to preserve data and reports […]
Ask most brands, bloggers, and social media marketing managers how they are strategically using hashtags and you will be met with a classic “deer in the headlights” look, followed quickly by an intake of breath and short over-confident explanation of how they add some hashtags on Instagram and some on Twitter and possibly incorporate a […]
Last month the Hashtracking team hit New York City for a couple of events. In order to celebrate the release of Instagram with Colortracking, and our Apple Watch Giveaway, we commissioned a rainbow colored hashtag Pinata. Little did we know that our Pinata would have such an adventure, complete with celebrity encounters and subway rides. […]
Ready to have some fun with color on Instagram? Now through Labor Day, Hashtracking is running a colorful contest that could win you an Apple Watch, Starbucks Giftcards, or a personalized Hashtag Necklace from Survival of The Hippest. We’ve made it easy to experiment with color as you show your colors on Instagram! Entering is […]
If someone told you to close your eyes and picture a photo hashtagged with #Winter – what color would it be? Now picture #Summer. Does any type of image, or color in particular stand out? Skin, Sand and Sky – The Colors of Summer on Instagram Between June 16th and July 16th of 2015 over […]
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