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.

Posting on Social Media Won’t Get You More Fans

Bill Hartzer

In one industry, for example, the consumer bank industry in the USA, Clickable found this: While Bank of America truly had a lot more social media posts and a lot more posts more often, that did not equal to more social media fans.

31 Most Engaging Raksha Bandhan Social Media Posts

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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.

Travel Brands that Are Doing Social Right

Ignite Social Media

The Outer Banks. Next up is our client Visit the Outer Banks of North Carolina (OBX). On a continual basis, we encourage OBX visitors to share their photos and videos with us using our branded hashtag, #OBXnow.

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 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?

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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.

Inside the World of Dog Influencers

Likeable

These accounts have gained unforeseeable momentum across an internet where hashtags like #dogsofinstagram have collected more than 155 million posts. As the pet market bubble grows at a record pace, pets and their people are taking their cuteness to the bank in droves.

15 Tips to Building a Better Social Media Presence

Sprout Social

This now-classic tweet from Bank of America is a good example of how to turn your social followers off via improper automation. For example, brands can use their Instagram bio to link to promotions, advertise their hashtag and let their brand’s voice be heard.

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7 Signs That Your Social Media Influencer Relationship Is in Trouble

agora pulse

Volkswagen Australia, ME Bank and Anytime Fitness are among more than a dozen advertisers who cut ties after listeners approached them directly on Twitter: Social media manager tip: Understand the competition’s reason for changing tact before following blindly.

23 most followed brands on Facebook in 2019

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KFC launched a limited edition 5-in-1 meal box containing their juicy chicken meal along with a built-in power bank and USP cords that support both Android and Apple users. Vanity metrics on social media may not give you actionable insights but they sure are to leave the viewers impressed.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

23 most followed brands on Facebook in 2019

Unmetric

KFC launched a limited edition 5-in-1 meal box containing their juicy chicken meal along with a built-in power bank and USP cords that support both Android and Apple users. Vanity metrics on social media may not give you actionable insights but they sure are to leave the viewers impressed.

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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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?

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.

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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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.

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.

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%.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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