17 Most Popular Small Business Hashtags

by Saul Edmonds
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Hashtags for Small Business

Following on from our previous post "3 Ways to Boost your Social Media Marketing with Hashtags", we thought it would be useful to provide a list of popular hashtags used throughout the small business community.

Hashtags are a valuable tool to promote your brand, join conversation and organise your messages.

Previously restricted to use only on Twitter, hashtags are used widely throughout other platforms such as Pinterest and Instagram.

Many users follow specific hashtags, so it makes sense to incorporate them into your social strategy. 

For Small Businesses try following these hashtags.

Promote your brand further with these popular hashtags.

1. #smallbiz, #smallbusiness

For conversations about small business and related resources.

2. #business

Business related conversations and resources.

3. #sales

Sales advice and support.

4. #innovation

Innovators in a variety of industries are following this hashtag.

5. #socbiz, #socialbiz, #socialbusiness

For conversations about social business, the social economy and new media.

6. #ecommerce

A niche for online stores and online trading.

7. #management

Management advice, resources and support.

8. #tech, #IT

Technology updates.

9. #mobile

For all things mobile including tablets and smartphones.

10. #apps

A great way to discover and share regarding new apps.

11. #marketing, #mktg

Marketing news and resources.

12. #networking

For business networking.

13. #consumers

A hashtag tracking conversations geared toward business owners looking to connect with consumers. Also includes statistics on buying behaviour.

14. #economy

Local and international economic news.

15. #entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs and new business information and advice.

16. #socialmedia

The world of social media.

17. #startups

Startup news, information and advice for emerging companies.

Are you using hashtags in your social messages? What hashtags work for you and your business?

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As Creative Director & Roundhouse Founder Saul Edmonds has over 20 years professional design and digital experience. 

He is an expert on Brand, Website and App Development. He has worked with clients across all industry groups - including startups, small business, government and entrepreneurs - on projects of all sizes and budgets.

Saul and his team can help you grow your business and discover new possibilities with :

  • strategic brand design
  • web design & development
  • app design and development 
  • digital marketing 
  • creative engagement 

    Saul Edmonds believes that every project begins with a story. 

    Saul and his team offer a one to one, tailored service - where he works with you closely to develop innovative solutions that will take your business to the next level. 

    Find out how Saul can help you turn your ideas into reality.

    Book an obligation free consultation with Saul Edmonds for ideas and strategies to take your business or project to the next level. Click here to arrange your booking.

    Phone : +617 1300 727 749
    email : us@roundhouse.cc

    • Learn about our web design here.
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    • See our brand and logo portfolio here.

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    3 Ways to Boost your Social Media Marketing with Hashtags

    by Saul Edmonds
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    What are #hashtags and why you should use them?

    Hashtags have been in use for some years. 

    Hashtags first came to prominence on Twitter. They are now used throughout the social media landscape, and are particularly popular when sharing on Instagram.

    Get to Know Hashtags

    Make use of hashtags in your social media strategy.

    Smarter use of hashtags can increase your business in the competitive online space.

    A hashtag is simply a form of shorthand used when communicating about a specific topic. It provides an easily identifiable reference to a precise subject.

    A hashtag may consist of a single word or several words combined into one.

    For example:
    That is the most amazing fact! #SocialMediaFacts
    or:
    Raining again! #LondonSummer

    How to create a #hashtag

    Creating a hashtag message is easy.

    Just preface your topic with the # symbol. Ensure there are no spaces between words if multiple words apply.

    For example: if your are tweeting about a special discount offer at your company, conclude your tweet with #BestOffer (or similar).

    Capital letters will not influence search results yet are useful to improve readability.

    Top 3 Ways to Boost your Social Media Marketing with Hashtags

    1. Research #hashtags used by your competitors.

    Hashtags are a great way for brands to gain attention.

    View the twitter feed of your competitors or relevant industry groups to view trending topics. Use these hashtags within your social media strategy to increase your exposure and engage in the discussion. This will lead to greater website traffic and raise brand profile.

    2. Define the most popular topics for your industry.

    Create a list of popular topics for your business. View trending topics on twitter. Note hashtags topics similar to your own. Get involved in the discussion. Utilise your expertise to contribute tips and useful information.

    Ensure you end your tweet in the relevant hashtag to gain beneficial exposure.

    3. Use #hashtags like SEO.

    Use hashtags in a similar way as keywords for SEO.

    Consistently promote these hashtags within your social media messages. This will help users to find you when searching plus assist in promoting your brand.

    Hashtags are an effective way to increase brand visibility in the social media landscape.

    Gain success and boost your profitability with hashtags today.

    Roundhouse is a full service creative studio. We offer a complete range of web design and web promotion strategies both online and offline. Our online services include customised seo, social media promotion and content creation. 

    We would love to help you succeed online. Talk to us today!


    Contact Roundhouse Now! 
    Book an obligation free consultation to find out more and learn how to leverage mobile technology to grow your opportunities and business revenue.

    Saulke (1).png

    Get to know Saul Edmonds & Roundhouse

    As Creative Director & Roundhouse Founder Saul Edmonds has over 20 years professional design and digital experience. 

    He is an expert on Brand, Website and App Development. He has worked with clients across all industry groups - including startups, small business, government and entrepreneurs - on projects of all sizes and budgets.

    Saul and his team can help you grow your business and discover new possibilities with :

    • strategic brand design
    • web design & development
    • app design and development 
    • digital marketing 
    • creative engagement 

      Saul Edmonds believes that every project begins with a story. 

      Saul and his team offer a one to one, tailored service - where he works with you closely to develop innovative solutions that will take your business to the next level. 

      Find out how Saul can help you turn your ideas into reality.

      Book an obligation free consultation with Saul Edmonds for ideas and strategies to take your business or project to the next level. Click here to arrange your booking.

      Phone : +617 1300 727 749
      email : us@roundhouse.cc

      • Learn about our web design here.
      • Learn about our app development here.
      • See our brand and logo portfolio here.

      Connect with Saul Edmonds on Linkedin here or Google+ here.
      Connect with Roundhouse on Google+ here.

      by Saul Edmonds