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Exemplary use of hashtags in Finance - @IBSIntelligence

Posted by Tom Coombes on Fri, Apr 15 2011

Twitter itself can be daunting, let alone working out how to use hashtags effectively. The simple truth is that hashtags signal which topic you are addressing and allow your voice to be heard. So anyone wanting to look up the conversation around High Frequent Trading on Twitter for example, needs only to search for #HFT and they will be able to find that conversation. So if you are involved in HFT and want to be seen in the conversation and your voice to he heard, simply hashtag relevant messages with #HFT. Hashtags are also used for sentiment or even humour, but the basic principles are as above.

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