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iStock_000025711854XSmallIf your business isn’t using Facebook hashtags you might want to give it some serious thought.

Facebook, though late to the game, is now using hashtags placed in front of a word or phrase to turn it into a clickable link.  Clicking on the link displays public posts using the same hashtag.  Why is this important?  How can it benefit your business?

As a hashtag gains popularity, its reach is also growing, putting your business in front of people who may not otherwise see your posts.  Businesses with a specific target community can use hashtags to draw people into a conversation and encourage further interaction (likes, shares, lead capture, etc.). Read the rest of this entry »