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Research reveals Facebook hashtags have zero viral impact

By Scorpus
Sep 4, 2013
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  1. Back in June, Facebook decided to follow in the footsteps of Twitter and implemented hashtags into news feeds and posts. Like with other social media outlets, each hashtag is clickable and delivers the user to a search page for that...

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  2. davislane1

    davislane1 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,599   +628

    #Fail
     
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  3. howzz1854

    howzz1854 TS Maniac Posts: 585   +79

    Good.. I am sick of all this hashtag ****.
     
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  4. wastedkill

    wastedkill TS Maniac Posts: 1,192   +246

    Please this has much of a impact as twitters hashtags except twitter is more simple where as facebook is more detailed and you need to spend more time looking at stuff.

    hashtags aren't the way to make something viral in my opinion I just see them as something people use because they just can not because its gonna be come viral or anything like that.

    Plus a company that posts this after they did "research" is worthless they just aren't accurate as they dont account for anything they cant see facebooks database or anything like that to see what real impact there is on hashtags.
     
  5. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 7,082   +920

    I have not seen them used often. I kind of thought they were dead.
     
  6. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 3,479   +624

    They are all losers and this country is screwed. #auspol
     
  7. hahahanoobs

    hahahanoobs TS Maniac Posts: 1,007   +103

    LMAO. Thanks, I needed that.
     


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