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What is hashtagging and how to use it effectively

Sprout Social

To hashtag or not to hashtag? The short answer: Yes, definitely use hashtags. Hashtags are an essential asset in your digital marketing toolbox. According to 72% of our LinkedIn community , hashtagging impacts the overall performance of social media content. What is hashtagging? How to use hashtags.

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Instagram 101: How to Get Your Small Business Started on the Platform

Social Media Strategies Summit

Take a look at the way the apparel brand, Knix, supports visuals of its new store with a heart-warming caption: Image via Instagram. Leverage the Right Hashtags. One of the ways through which Instagrammers find new content is hashtags. To benefit from hashtags, you’ll have to do some research. Image via Instagram.

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5 Hashtag Campaigns that Crushed It in 2017 

Pixlee

Creating a successful social media hashtag campaign takes equal parts creativity, risk, and luck. This year saw its share of social media campaign winners and losers, but here we’ll focus on brands who successfully created engaging hashtag campaigns with the added bonus of boosting brand awareness. Adidas – #ORIGINALis.

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Adidas Social Media Strategy: Sporting Online Traction Globally

Keyhole.co

This iconic footwear and sports apparel brand is well-known, no matter which part of the world you’re from. million Their football-specific and apparel accounts also have millions of followers. But, it’s interesting to note Adidas Originals, their spinoff apparel venture, has more followers on Instagram than their main account.

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7 Brands With a Killer Social Media Campaign

Later

Apparel brand Knix tapped into the power of community for their Swim 2020 social media campaign. Stanworth created a unique hashtag , posted a selfie, and then tagged influencers like The Birds Papaya in the post, challenging them to create their own. And using a unique hashtag is key for aggregating the posts and measuring results.

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How Brands Can Collect Higher-Quality UGC

Pixlee

HYLETE, a fitness and apparel company, has a place on their website in the “Community” section for consumers to upload content. . Here’s an extra tip: Have each participant utilize your official contest or campaign hashtag to join. Create Powerful Hashtags. Use hashtags to automatically grow the quantity and quality of UGC.

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5 Offline-to-online Marketing Tactics to Bring Your In-store Experience Online

Later

Create a Branded Hashtag . Lululemon , the yoga-inspired athletic apparel company, goes beyond just selling workout clothes and uses Instagram Live as an opportunity to give back to their Instagram community with free yoga classes. . 4: Create a Branded Hashtag. The hashtag alone has garnered nearly 330,000 posts.

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