Oct 3, 2013

Facebook hashtags: A foreseen failure?
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When Facebook announced that users could start using hashtags, I decided to give the feature a try. After all, they had always been successful on Twitter and Google+.

As it turns out, I and many other entrepreneurs and businesses quickly discovered that they actually limit the reach of posts. Why is that? Because, according to David Carrillo, people do not use Facebook to interact with strangers and discover new trends.

Why Facebook hashtags were doomed to #fail – Inside Facebook.

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Cendrine Marrouat

Cendrine Marrouat is a social media journalist, blogger, coach, curator, and author living in Canada. She is also the founder of Social Media Slant , a blog focusing on social media tips, tools, stats, and news for small businesses and solo-entrepreneurs.

On March 6, 2012, Cendrine released The Little Big eBook on Blogging: 40 Traffic Generation Tips, a comprehensive resource that provides bloggers of all levels with essential information and precise guidance to attract quality traffic to their blogs. She is currently working on an eBook on social media strategies.
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Cendrine Marrouat

Cendrine Marrouat is a social media journalist, blogger, coach, curator, and author living in Canada. She is also the founder of Social Media Slant , a blog focusing on social media tips, tools, stats, and news for small businesses and solo-entrepreneurs. On March 6, 2012, Cendrine released The Little Big eBook on Blogging: 40 Traffic Generation Tips, a comprehensive resource that provides bloggers of all levels with essential information and precise guidance to attract quality traffic to their blogs. She is currently working on an eBook on social media strategies.

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