Twitter: the "hashtag" becomes "sharp word," according to the Official Journal

Twitter: the "hashtag" becomes "sharp word," according to the Official Journal

Washington : DC : USA | Jan 23, 2013 at 2:21 AM PST
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The "hashtag" or keyword, symbolized on Twitter with # (hash) and used to consolidate all the messages about the same subject, becomes the "sharp word," according to the Official Journal (OJ ) on Wednesday.

In the Olympics, the "word-sharp" is defined as "a result of significant characters without spaces beginning with a # (hash), which indicates a topic? Interests and is inserted into a message by its editor in order? Into facilitate indexing ".

More details are provided on the various functions and uses of "word-pound" without naming them a social network.

"By clicking on a word-pound, the reader has access to? Set of messages that contain it. Use of the word sharp is particularly prevalent in social networks running through SMS messages. Plural: words sharp. Equivalent abroad: hashtag, "said OJ.


rsa76 is based in Karāchi, Sind, Pakistan, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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