The hashtag is a small, fundamental piece of how we navigate the social media landscape. TINT users know the power of the hashtag to gather and display content. Twitter aficionados are all too familiar with the role of the hashtag as meta-commentary on the rest of a tweet.
It’s just a symbol, a pound sign, #. But it has revolutionized the way we communicate, from speech patterns to political movements; from advertisements to legal definitions of creative ownership. In TINT’s first print publication we dive into the many ways the hashtag has changed the world.
Missed your chance to pick up a hard copy at our book launch in December 2015? How Hashtags Changed the World by TINT is now available in PDF, exclusively for Social Studies readers.