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16 Tips for Using #hashtags HINT: You’re doing it wrong :P #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth

TIP only makeup your own branded hashtags if you are going to slap it on every piece of marketing material going out the door. Hashtags as a popularity contest (trending, crowdsourced). Understand Folksonomy vs Taxonomy (free tagging vs categories). I'm an expert. I'm an expert. What''s popular? I'm an expert.

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Can Social Tools Really Replace Email? - They Already Are! (Part II)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Yes, indeed, what some folks would call crowdsourcing! More than anything else because people from those social networks will help contribute and help me get those answers, without me even being there! Just like I have been doing myself for them when they were not there! That is the ultimate power of the social network!

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