Please watch our video clip on #hashtags…

were made popular by Chris Messina in August 2007 with his
and I quote
“how do you feel about using # (pound) for groups. As in #barcamp (msg)?
All of the social media platforms such as
have since adapted the popular
Many businesses use the
on their social media platforms to promote
An example would be the BC Childrens Hospital jeans day event
An annual fundraiser where everyone is encouraged to purchase a button or lapel pin
and wear it with their jeans to show their support to the BC Childrens Hospital.
You can purchase the buttons at any of these participating retailers
The jeans day event includes contests for individual, corporations, and schools. To enter you use
to post your entries on
The next BC Childrens Hospital
day is Thursday April 27, 2017
We hope you
and show your support.
Please support BCCH and

References within the video clip:




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