Thursday, March 14, 2013

#Feud ::: facebook vs. twitter

Battle of the Social Networks? You betcha!

According to the Wall Street Journal, and I quote: "Facebook is testing whether to follow Twitter's lead and allow users to click on a hashtag to pull up all posts about similar topics or events so it can quickly index conversations around trending topics and build those conversations up, giving users more reason to stay logged in and see more ads. Instagram, which Facebook acquired last year, already uses hashtags, allowing users to sort photos by the symbol."

All together now: Hmmmmmmmmmmm...

OK, rinse and re-tweet!
The hashtag factors into Twitter's moneymaking efforts.Twitter last month said half of the 52 national TV commercials that aired during the Super Bowl included a hashtag in the ad.

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