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19 Dec

Great article for authors.

Grace & Faith Marketing

We have now come to one of the most well-kept “secrets” of really leveraging Twitter.  They are called hashtags, and they look like this:

#greatbooks

#money

#hope

Basically anything you put a # before until the next space is a hashtag, and they are endless.

#MakingMoneyFromHome

#TakeYourKidtoWorkDay

#TreesAreLovely

Some hashtags are shortened to stand for other things:  #GNFA (Grace & Faith Authors) #LI (Love Inspired) #tworship (Twitter worship).  Others are words mashed together:  #amreading #amwriting #currentlyreading

They might look weird, but these little tags are Twitter gold!

How?

Because they get your twitter post on lists that are read by many people who are NOT your followers.

For example, a person can search for #amreading and read all of the posts with that hashtag in it.  And yes, people do that.

They search things like #bookgiveaway and #greatbooks A LOT.

So you want to learn to use these and use…

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