In case you are brand spanking new to social media, hashtags are words or phrases with the hash symbol (#) in front of them. The hash symbol creates a link and clicking on that hashtag will bring up other posts with that tag.
Can you spot the hashtags in this tweet:
Fillable Or Simple Button: Which Version Is Better For Getting Donations? http://t.co/1YtQ35eq7p #fundraising #nptech via Agitator
— Kerri Karvetski (@karvetski) February 22, 2015
Last year, Kerri Karvetski produced a great free download for you on how to use hashtags to promote your cause.
It was such a popular resource, Kerri has developed an entire 60-minute webinar around it.
Join us Monday, March 2nd at 1:00 p.m. Eastern (10:00 a.m. Pacific) for a Pass Holder Exclusive webinar – HOLY HASHTAGS: How to Use Hashtags Promote Your Cause on Social Networks and Beyond.
During this interactive webinar, Kerri will teach you:
- The history of hashtags
- How to use hashtags for fundraising, advocacy, education, and events
- How to research hashtags
- Best practices for creating your own hashtags
- How to monitor hashtags
This webinar WILL BE RECORDED if you can’t make it live, but as a Pass Holder Exclusive event, you must be a current Pass Holder in order to attend or view the recording.