New Rules for Instagram Hashtags: How to Find the Right Hashtags for Your Business

Later

The rules for Instagram hashtags have changed. Here are the new rules for Instagram hashtags and how you can find the right hashtags for your business: Contents: Keeping Your Instagram Hashtags Relevant is More Important Than Ever.

10 Instagram Hashtag Hacks + Tricks You Definitely Want to Try

Later

If you’re searching for some great Instagram hashtag hacks to get more followers and boost your engagement, you’ve come to the right place! . Here are 10 Instagram hashtag hacks and tricks you don’t want to miss: .

The Ultimate Guide to Instagram Hashtags in 2019

Later

Instagram hashtags are still an effective way to get more eyes (and engagement!) A post with at least one Instagram hashtag averages 12.6% more engagement than posts without a hashtag. Why You Should Use Instagram Hashtags. The Different Types of Instagram Hashtags.

Facebook and hashtags: at long last

Sherrilynne Starkie

A black hole in social media data got a step closer to being understood this week. Facebook has introduced the use of hashtags ! Hashtags are the first step. Facebook says it’s planning to introduce more features going forward including trending hashtags and deeper insights.

How to Use Hashtags on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn

Oktopost

Silicon Valley product designer Chris Messina invented the now ubiquitous hashtag when he was searching for a way to organize the fast-moving Twitter stream. The Twittersphere realized the power of the hashtag when people started adding #sandiegofire to their tweets about a San Diego fire.

3 Hashtag Search Tools That Are Crazy Easy to Use

agora pulse

If you are looking to incorporate social media into your event , you’ll need to consider including a branded hashtag in your event strategy. Here are three hashtag search tools that are crazy easy to use! Hashtracking is another great hashtag-tracking option for Twitter and Instagram.

How to Find the Best Twitter Hashtags

Sprout Social

Twitter hashtags help make posts from disparate posts and conversations connected around the same topic easier to find and search. Hashtags are formed by using the # pound sign in front of a word with no punctuation or spaces. 9 Tools to Find the Best Twitter Hashtags.

Complete Guide to Hashtag Analytics

Sprout Social

Hashtags make tracking campaigns much easier, and gives you more accurate results. By using hashtag analytics, you’ll be able to run organized campaigns, get details on your target audience and optimize your social media posts for more exposure. If you’ve been hesitant or confused about incorporating hashtags into your social media marketing strategy , we’re going to break down everything you need to know to get on board. Why Hashtags? Hashtag Battle.

[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.

Hashtag Inventor Chris Messina, Partners with Bourn To Bring Hashtags-Inspired Art Exhibition to NY

The Realtime Report

Hashtag Inventor Chris Messina, Partners with Bourn To Bring Hashtags-Inspired Art Exhibition to NY. 25 Artists Will Explore 10 Memorable Hashtags. Hashtags have sparked conversations, inspired change, and brought awareness to important issues we’ve faced.

5 Ways to Use Location Data for Better Social Listening

Convince & Convert

Image via BigStockPhoto.com Customers talk in more than keywords and hashtags. But more often than not, posts don’t include the keywords or hashtags you’re likely watching (74% of content, our research shows). Use social data to target users based on urgency, interest, and proximity.

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A complete calendar of hashtag holidays for 2019

Sprout Social

There are hundreds of national, international and world hashtag holidays. From #NationalPancakeDay to #WorldBrailleDay, it’s clear that consumers want to connect with other people and brands around their shared interests, and hashtag holidays serve as opportunity to do that. Our list includes a combination of celebrated & industry-specific hashtag holidays, as well as a few atypical options. Step 1: Choose relevant hashtags. Hashtags and brand.

3 Ways to Amp up Your Instagram Content Performance with Data

The Social Media Hat

Whether it's time of day or hashtags or something else, there is data to help you with Instagram Are you looking at the right metrics?

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

Laurel Papworth

If you create content and don’t use a hashtag you are passing it through OWNED media (your subscribers) but it rarely escapes into EARNED media (other people who would be interested. Try adding a hashtag or two that you know people use and monitor and see how it resonates.

How a Branded Hashtag Campaign Helped Tommy’s Superfoods to Reach More Than One Million People

Buffer Social

Data point: According to data from Meltwater, Tommy’s Superfoods’ #ThinkVeggiesFirst content on social media has reached more than one million people since the campaign started in February.

A Complete Calendar of Hashtag Holidays for 2017

Sprout Social

Ignored by traditional calendars these hashtag holidays are celebrated ad nauseum on social media. Not sure which hashtag holiday makes sense for your brand? Hashtag holidays have been celebrated for decades but they’ve only gained traction on social media within the past few years.

#FollowMe: How to Track Your Brand Hashtag

Pixlee

Back in 2007 when Chris Messina —then a designer at Google—suggested the use of hashtags on Twitter for creating “groups”, no one thought the little pound symbol that could become as widely adopted for news feed sorting and searching as it has today. Why Hashtag?

How to Use Location Data to Decode Customer Conversations

Convince & Convert

The amount of social data is massive, and marketers need a way to mine that data. Traditionally, marketers would search hashtags and keywords to see what is being said about their brand. Location data is powerful, and you can use it to enhance your marketing strategies.

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3 Ways Sports Marketers Need To Be Using Instagram Data

Audiense

Implementing insights gleaned from Instagram data can impact a sporting brand’s social activity on more than just instagram. The importance of extracting data will only increase as Instagram continues to experiment with providing audience analytics to marketers.

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How to Create a Hashtag Just for Your Business

Sprout Social

With so many advertisements, billboards and commercials in our face, it’s tough to find one without an added hashtag. Now businesses create a hashtag for consumers to find more information about a product or service. Whether it’s a branded term, phrase or call to action, hashtags increase social media engagement. When you create a hashtag, you give users a new way to get in touch with your business on social. Reasons to Create a Hashtag. When to Use Hashtags.

5 People Focused Social and Data Tools You Should Be Using

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I absolutely love people data. Since my business is 100% online, it’s imperative for me to understand who it is that I’m speaking with every single day, and how to organize that data efficiently. I barely use hashtags at all.

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Best Practices and How to for a Twitter Hashtag Chat

Bare Feet Studios

Hashtag chats on Twitter are one of the best ways to meet new people, learn new things (it’s a very dynamic form of crowd-sourcing!), Plus, it automatically adds the hashtag for you – so less typing. hashtags

Social Media Data Analysis: How to Build your Plan

Devumi

How you can make a bit of sense of all this is through social media data analysis. Without good social media data analysis you may find your stumbling in the general direction of forward, rather than smoothly moving upwards with your follower numbers, mentions, and general brand reach.

A Step-By-Step Guide to Launching a Branded Hashtag

Sprout Social

Chris Messina, currently a Developer Lead at Uber, is credited as the inventor of the hashtag on Twitter. Originally intended to group content based on subject matter, the hashtag has been adopted across every popular social platform and has cemented its place in our culture.

7 Ways To Mine The Hidden Gold In Your Customer Data

Convince & Convert

That was the thesis of a recent Webinar I conducted with my friend and collaborator Jamie Beckland from Janrain , an organization that helps companies improve their conversion rates, relevancy and customer satisfaction by gathering and managing social media profile and behavior data.

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5 Data-Backed Social Media Trends You Need to Know for 2019

Buffer Social

Which is exactly why today we’re covering 5 data-backed social media trends you need to know to make 2019 your best year yet with social media marketing. 5 data-backed social media trends you need to know for 2019.

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How to Analyze Twitter Data

Sprout Social

But the fact of the matter is numerous marketers see success in their social media marketing strategies by paying closer attention to Twitter data. A common problem for companies is they don’t know the best route to take when analyzing Twitter data. What Is Twitter Data?

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Using Social Media Data for Targeting – How to Locate and Action Real Audience Insights

Kikolani

So what does all this have to do with social media data mining? Social Media Provides Real-Time Data. Hashtags on twitter were originally created to allow people that were talking about the same thing to find each other. What they didn’t know at the time was how hashtags would be used in marketing. Now they use twitter data to get extremely fast confirmation and send out alerts in record time. Applying This Real-Time Data to Marketing.

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Instagram Analytics Guide: How to Pull & Examine Your Data

Sprout Social

With algorithmic changes and the increasing need for paid social efforts, the time to rely on your core Instagram analytics data is now. Here we’ll show you the six must-have Instagram analytics reports and how to pull your own data: 1. Instagram Hashtag Analytics.

How to use social data for competitor intelligence (II): understanding performance and leaders

Audiense

We are continuing our series of articles about the best way to use social data in the competitive intelligence field. After using social data to put together a list of competitors , next we can analyze the competition and determine the insights that could to be extracted.

Meet Team Sprout: Marie, Manager, Marketing Data & Analytics

Sprout Social

It can be challenging to be one of only a few people at an organization with a specific skill set, but Marie says there is nothing she’d rather do than play with data puzzles all day. I am the Manager of Marketing Data & Analytics here at Sprout.

How to use big data to find sponsors for your podcast and blog

Convince & Convert

I hope you’ll agree that it’s a very, very interesting use of big data. But lately, I’ve been using big data from Affinio to dig deep and find potential sponsors based on the demonstrated affinities of my fans and followers. Use Big Data to Find Sponsors.

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Using Live Data as Eye Candy

Net-Savvy Executive

At some point, every user of data fantasizes about an over-the-top command center (it's not just me, right?). Its charts list the top tweeters and hashtags associated with the topic, and visualizations depict volume by day and hour. Where do you want to see live data?

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Euro 2016 & Social Media: 5 Things We’ve Learned From the Data

Talkwalker SM

Using Talkwalker social media analytics , we have created a live, open data dashboard to uncover unique insights about the discussions surrounding the tournament on Twitter: who are the most discussed players, coaches and celebrities?

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Using Social Media Data for Targeting – How to Locate and Action Real Audience Insights

Kikolani

So what does all this have to do with social media data mining? Social Media Provides Real-Time Data. Hashtags on twitter were originally created to allow people that were talking about the same thing to find each other. What they didn’t know at the time was how hashtags would be used in marketing. Now they use twitter data to get extremely fast confirmation and send out alerts in record time. Applying This Real-Time Data to Marketing.

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Cats Versus Dogs… Of Instagram

Ignite Social Media

dogsofinstagram is a more frequently used hashtag than #catsofinstagram. In this sample of data, dogs do have a winner for engagement with an outlier post which received over 300K engagements. 3) Hashtag Use. #(Pet)ofinstagram Pet)ofinstagram isn’t the only hashtag I use when posting about my animals, a trend that other Instagram users follow as well. What is the hashtag distribution like for these Instagram posts?

Why Engagement On Your Social Platforms Is Important For Your Next Trade Show

Webbiquity SMM

In order to maximise this kind of engagement and keep conversation in one easily accessible place, it’s essential to make good use of hashtags. Generally speaking, most trade shows will have their own hashtag, which can be used by exhibiting companies. Guest post by Reno Macri.

How to Successfully Mine Your Social Media Data

Sprout Social

But when we gather social media data, it’s hard to argue against the numbers. A common misconception is that you need a data scientist, analyst or analytics professional. But the truth is, you can gather, measure and analyze social media data with the right tools and mindset.

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Why Social Media Data Collection Is Essential for Marketing

Pixlee

Social media data analytics is the foundation of an advanced, effective digital marketing campaign. In order to gain insights from social data, first you'll need to establish a reliable method of social media data collection. What Is Social Data?

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How Social Media Data Gives FMCG Brands an Edge Over Their Competitors

Talkwalker SM

However, the applications of data from social networks go far beyond campaign measurement. The V irality M ap shows how the article which received the most engagement on the topic spread across social media and online (Data from Feb.

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5 Things Social Listening Data Can Tell Us About Zika

Talkwalker SM

On their official account, Instagram aims to tell the stories behind pictures (often featuring images taken by photographers around the world) as well as promote hashtags from the platform. Social media has changed the way information about global or local health crises spreads and it is in the process of changing how pharmaceutical companies are using this information to gather more insights about their products and customers.

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gazeMetrix: Monitor Your Visual Brand Mentions Based on Image Recognition

Mindjumpers

The monitoring tool allows brand to tap into a world of formerly unseen social data thus providing brands with new and valuable insights. Yet, this has been impossible for brands to track unless the photo is accompanied by a @mention or a #hashtag.

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From Brexit to Nexit – Who’s Next After UK Votes to Leave EU

Talkwalker SM

exit hashtags for a selection of European countries. Unique mentions exclude retweets and have been used in this analysis as retweets skewed the overall data.