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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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Why #CharlieCharlieChallenge is a Viral Perfect Storm

With over 2.8 million tweets in the last few weeks of May, and no sign of slowing, the hashtag #CharlieCharlieChallenge is a viral sensation.  Hashtracking has been tracking how the hashtag went viral on Twitter and on Instagram, spawning overnight  Charlie Charlie Challenge accounts like this  The hashtag has mainly experienced viral growth on Twitter […]

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The Day of #TheDress – Hashtracking Tracks How a Simple Photo Went Viral

  Thursday February 26th, 2015 may go down in history as the day of #TheDress. No matter where you were, or what you were doing, if you had an internet connection, you probably saw it. It was a simple photo, poorly composed and lit, showing a dress. The photo was hardly anything to write home […]

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Hashtags Are EVERYWHERE

I recently mentioned how the word “Hashtag” just made it into the Dictionary, so it should come as no surprise to anyone that Hashtags are everywhere. And I do mean everywhere. For example, did you know that the International Space Station has its own Hashtag? Sure does: #ISS. Follow that tag and the handle @ISS_Research for […]

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Can Twitter Hashtags Predict Oscars Winners?

This weekend the world will be watching the Academy Awards. There are many predictions about who will win a coveted Oscar this weekend. Could Twitter hashtags predict Oscars winners? Will the Academy’s choices reflect popular sentiment? There’s only one way to see. Check out which Oscars hashtags are trending on Twitter, with live stats and […]

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2014 Winter Olympics Hashtag Trends

Have you been watching the Winter Olympics Games in Sochi? And have you been watching the Hashtags? Several trends have emerged since the start of the Games. Social, political and personal stories have been played out across the internet in a stream of 140 character messages and conversations. These messages and images are giving us another […]

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Top 2014 Winter Olympics Hashtags

The 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi Russia have generated millions of tweets on hundreds of hashtags. Top Hashtags for the games register timeline deliveries/impressions well  into the billions. So which Hashtags are currently in top position to bring home Olympic Gold? At the time of this article being written (Feb 17,2014) here’s some stats […]

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We’ve Got Your Big Game Hashtags at Hashtracking, Inc.

Will you be watching Hashtags while you watch the big game? It’s now easier than ever to follow with Hashtracking’s Super Tag Leaderboard. Hashtags have become a huge part of the sporting event, both for the teams participating and advertisers airing ads during the big game. Hundreds of thousands of tweets are sure to fly […]

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Word of the Year: #Selfie

The Oxford Dictionary’s word of the year for 2013 is #Selfie, and I feel it was chosen well. Selfie began as a word only the in-crowd was using, became a ubiquitous term every NPR listener knew, and now it has been crowned King of Words for 2013. The Oxford Dictionary has a blog, of course, […]

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