13 Twitter Hashtags to Follow for Nonprofit and Charity Updates, Events and Inspiration

SocialFish

Of all of the features on Twitter, hashtags are perhaps the most useful. You can use hashtags to monitor charity and non-profit news, find new people to connect to and participate in related events without ever leaving your office. Major Nonprofit and Charity Hashtags to Follow.

Runaway Holiday Hashtag Campaign: Lidl’s To Donate $260K in Christmas Dinners

The Realtime Report

Global discount supermarket chain Lidl started a hashtag campaign to do some holiday social good – and may have been caught off guard when it quickly went viral. After local newspapers picked up the offer and promoted it, people started retweeting the hashtag.

Get The Perfect Tan With KFC And Celebrate Bank Holiday With #TryMeFree from Coca Cola

Audiense

With the hashtag #Claimthe8th, the campaign is calling on viewers to “Tweet post and share all the reasons Niagara, Canada deserves to the the one and only eight wonder of the world” and to vote for it on their website. Celebrate bank Holiday with Coca Cola.

[Interview] How Hashtags Increased Peru’s Blood Donor List By 1840%

Audiense

Utilising one of the most prominent vehicles of social media data , hashtags, they assisted the Peruvian Red Cross in getting thousands of people to become volunteer blood donors. However Twitter still provided 40% of the hashtags, and gave us the best organic results.

What’s More Important: Social Media Fans or User Generated Content?

agora pulse

Bank offers their Twitter followers a chance to win $50,000 with #ThisIsMyEDGE. Pop culture design site Look Human encourages users to take Instagram photos of their newly-purchased merchandise by including a branded hashtag on a coupon for an upcoming purchase.

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Monday Roundup: Social PR Virtuosos

Waxing UnLyrical

The Rules for Hashtags . Why: “Have a plan to engage, in a meaningful way, with those that are also using the hashtag. The last thing you want is to have a one-sided conversation,” says Rachel Brockway as she goes over some best practices for hashtag use.

Twitter Makes Two Changes to Increase Revenue | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

The first brands out of the gates are a bank and an alcohol brand, Chase and Grey Goose. And finally, if you’re a big #hashtag fan, you can now start using them on LinkedIn too. Snapchat is reportedly on its way to its first billion-dollar year.

31 Most Engaging Raksha Bandhan Social Media Posts

Unmetric

Airtel Payments Bank. A post shared by Airtel Payments Bank (@airtelpaymentsbank) on Aug 24, 2018 at 9:10pm PDT. Popular Raksha Bandhan Hashtags. Raksha Bandhan is a popular festival which celebrates the beautiful bond shared between brothers and sisters.

What 2,957 Facebook Pages Told Me About Organic Reach

agora pulse

Reach Tactic: Community building through hashtags. This Arizona dance school keeps its Facebook fans together (and its content sorted) by the hashtags #MADdancers, #MADalumni, and #MADteachers. Teachers Mutual Bank. Industry: Bank/Financial Institution.

Bring Your Own Meme to the #LiftOff Book Giveaway

Waxing UnLyrical

Don’t forget to include the #liftoff hashtag with your post, otherwise it doesn’t count. Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™.

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#SocialPR Spotlight: Michelle Kane

Waxing UnLyrical

I love the #firstworldproblems hashtag hijacking campaign from Water is Life. If you’re going to hijack a hashtag, use your powers for good, not evil. It was likely more effective due to the self-awareness of someone using the #firstworldproblems hashtag.

Bubblews: The Social Network That Pays Users To Post

The Realtime Report

Anyone can use Bubblews by following three steps: Register for free in under 60 seconds. Customize your profile and check out your “bank”. Write and submit your first post.

How to Be Great at Social Media for Financial Services

agora pulse

See how disruptor bank Monzo uses visualization to bring its brand to life without specifically focusing on its products. Remember, traders, investors and buyers follow hashtags on Twitter. Trending finance hashtags include: #NYSE – The New York Stock Exchange.

How a #toeselfie Can Build Your Network

Waxing UnLyrical

Because I cross-posted a few photos from Instagram to Facebook and Twitter (mostly FB), and got creative with hashtags, people I already knew IRL started following me on Insta, as well as people I didn’t know.

People Forgive (and it’s Wonderful)

Waxing UnLyrical

Because there are so many great convos that happen around that hashtag, why let them languish the rest of the month? Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™. More often than not, people forgive. Where did this epiphany come from?

Things That Go Tweet in the Night

Waxing UnLyrical

And overnight, thousands of connected Twitter accounts had been disfigured into micro-minefields of Nazi imagery, hashtags and messages. This has been a CRAZY week if you work in the digital/social media space. Through the looking glass. First there was the whole Rachel Maddow thing.

A Social Media Budget Breakdown for Every Size of Business

Hootsuite

According to the Business Development Bank of Canada , a common rule of thumb is that B2B companies should allocate 2-5% of revenue on marketing, while B2C companies should spend between 5-10%.

17 Instagram stats marketers need to know for 2019

Sprout Social

To learn more about getting started with Instagram advertising without breaking the bank, check out our guide to ads on the platform. The most popular hashtag is #love. I know I can’t be the only marketer who occasionally texts friends in hashtags.

Monday Roundup: International Women’s Day

Waxing UnLyrical

Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™. Big day tomorrow: International Women’s Day. So of course, this post is by women, about women, and for women everywhere.

Talking #measurePR with Sandra Fathi

Waxing UnLyrical

On how to undertake research that doesn’t break the bank, whereupon Sandra said something really smart, and important, about metrics in general: @ gleenyc Most important metrics don’t come frm the platforms – it’s not tweets, likes or follows that matter.

The Instagram Revolution for Small Business

Proactive Report

And it won’t break the bank. Use Hashtags. Hashtags are a way for folks to search within Social Media platforms like Twitter and Instagram. A #Hashtag groups any posts that have the hashtag together under one banner.

Facebook Redesigns Pages as Reach Declines, 5 Fascinating Facts About Gen Z, the ROI of Meme Accounts, and More!

Buffer Social

LinkedIn is now encouraging people and pages to use hashtags in their content so that they can increase the visibility of that content in the news feed. Part IV: Using LinkedIn hashtags to maximize content exposure. Part IV: Using LinkedIn hashtags to maximize content exposure.

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Monday Roundup: International Women’s Day

Waxing UnLyrical

Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™. Big day tomorrow: International Women’s Day. So of course, this post is by women, about women, and for women everywhere.

13 of the Best Social Media Management Tools

Hootsuite

You can filter by keyword, hashtag, and location, so your streams are laser-targeted to your needs. A good team collaboration tool also allows you to save a bank of responses to commonly asked questions. If you use social media, social media management tools can make your life easier.

How Milaap’s #HopeProject Gives New Life to Former Devadasis

Waxing UnLyrical

I know you’ve heard of, perhaps even made loans via, micro lending platforms… platforms that let entrepreneurs source several small loans from multiple sources, as opposed to, say, one big loan from their bank.

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6 Ways to Track (and Beat) Your Competitors on Social

Convince & Convert

Your direct competitors: These are the brands competing with you for dollars in the bank. Be thoughtful about which social channels and campaigns you devote money to—and make sure that if your competitors are there, promoting hashtags and boosting posts, you’re there, too.

Cornetto UK And LittleMix Make A Move & PG Tips Has A #GreenTeaGlow

Audiense

Heaps and heaps of selfies with PG Tips’ Green Tea bags in the background have been populating the #GreenTeaGlow hashtag. – Elizabeth Banks for Realtor.com. Realtor.com brings back actress Elizabeth Banks for a series of TV spots and digital videos with the tagline ‘Dream home.

6 Ways to Track (and Beat) Your Competitors on Social

Convince & Convert

Your direct competitors: These are the brands competing with you for dollars in the bank. Be thoughtful about which social channels and campaigns you devote money to—and make sure that if your competitors are there, promoting hashtags and boosting posts, you’re there, too.

Storytelling on Social Media: How to Do It Better

Sprout Social

Easily run keyword and hashtag analysis with Advanced Listening, powered by Simply Measured. With Advanced Listening, you can sort the conversation easily by posts, social channels, hashtags, conversation keywords, and even most influential people in the conversation.

Is Search Privacy Important To You?

Small Business Mavericks

But Blekko and DuckDuckGo are banking on you wanting more privacy than that. The search engine makes use of “slashtags,&# which are akin to Twitter’s hashtags. Are you concerned about search privacy? If so, then you might be interested in two smaller search engines. Google and Bing, the leading competitors in search, store your search data for up to 18 months. Blekko – Blekko stores your search data for 48 hours, and that’s it.

How to Listen to Social Media Conversations for Your Best Content

Ignite Social Media

See example of our Outer Banks client doing so below. If you notice a trend of users sharing content on your branded hashtag, implement a process to capture that content and re-purpose for your social media content strategy. You’ve heard the term social media listening , but is your brand doing it? Does your team even really know what it means?

Putting Instagram events to work for your business

Janet Fouts

They set up the hashtag #Comodomenu , put it on the bottom of the menu in the restaurant and online, and asked guests to both share their photos and tag them as well as browse the tag on Instagram to see what dishes were most popular. Hashtags exist on several platforms.

5 Smart Marketing Strategies for Niche Businesses

Convince & Convert

All you need to do is use their special hashtag #BaubleBar when you post your selfie, and you could be featured on the company’s awesome account. Offline methods don’t have to break the bank. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

Huggies Case Study: How to Elicit Natural Storytelling for Maximum Impact

Convince & Convert

To utilize the tactic of showing appreciation for brand fans who help spread a message, a limb of this campaign was that every time someone used the hashtag #HugsDelivered, Huggies donated diapers to the National Diaper Bank Network to help babies in need. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

Understanding the Nature of an Event Using Social Analytics

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Most commonly used hashtags during the August 15th downpour. This is a guest post from Marshall Sponder , author of the newly released Social Media Analytics.

How Social Selling Will Dominate the Future of E-Commerce

Convince & Convert

And my personal favorite: “This Chart Explains the Reachpocalypse and Why Facebook is Laughing All the Way to the Bank”. You’ve seen the headlines: “Why Is Facebook Engagement Suddenly Dropping?”. Twitter growth grinds to a halt”. Instagram Engagement Slump Continues”.

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Think Open Community Doesn’t Really Exist? Read This.

SocialFish

Now any SLT(P) who joined twitter could use this hashtag to find us all, and we could use it to speak directly to our community. photo © 2007 David Sim | more info (via: Wylio ).

Getting Started With Twitter - Checklist

Lucy Hall

Think about how you are going to connect with your audience this may be by using twitter chats (see my blog on what is a twitter chat ) and hashtags or simply involving yourself in conversations. it’s always good to bank a load of great content so you don’t run out, try Picmonkey or canva to make weird and fun images it’s free. This Twitter checklist is a simple list of actions you can do before you start tweeting.

The Top 20 Brands to Watch at NRF 2019

Pixlee

Successful influencer-driven marketing in 2019 starts on social media, and 4 million #underarmour hashtags include posts from The Rock, Vin Diesel, Steph, and thousands of loyal Under Armour fans. Bank & Men’s Wearhouse, keep American Men looking sharp for work every day. Are you as excited as us for the NRF EXPO in New York? With dozens of sessions to attend and industry speakers, your time is at a premium.

3 Quick Ways to Drive Conversions on Pinterest

Convince & Convert

This leads back to what marketers have always known: that there are immense opportunities to engage with customers by banking on their feelings. In addition, you can link back to your website and provide hashtags in the pins’ description.

102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)

Webbiquity SMM

The automotive (14%) and banking sectors (14%) were the least likely to have separate strategies in place. 30% of marketers report using hashtags tied to specific campaigns, while 26% use Promoted Tweets.

Social media for franchise businesses

Sprout Social

Add in the rise of tech and digital marketing, and with that much bank up for grabs, franchise social media is a revenue channel that can’t be overlooked. This is when it’s important to monitor not only your hashtags, but also brand keywords that your followers are using. Use neighborhood hashtags instead of city hashtags to feature your specific branch if there are multiple branches in your city.

The Ultimate Guide to Social PR Strategy: A Blueprint for Success

Waxing UnLyrical

” (Especially by TV stations/shows, and usually accompanied by a hashtag longer than Pinocchio’s nose.). Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke helps smart businesses make bank by taking their communications from corporate codswallop to community cool™.