The History of Hashtags (INFOGRAPHIC)

Hashtags have come a long way since they were first used on Twitter six years ago. From an unofficial way of giving context to a tweet, to a feature used by Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Flickr and more, the humble # sign is now a vital feature of social media marketing.

Offerpop have created an infographic all about the hashtag and its usage by individuals and businesses on various social media platforms.