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Posted: 02 June 2013 03:15 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 31 ]
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I don’t know who first used the term “hashtag” on Twitter, but the earliest use I know of in reference to Twitter is in August 2007 by futurist Stowe Boyd in a blog post.

The earliest use of a hashtag (but not the word “hashtag") was evidently by a Chris Messina, also in August 2007:

how do you feel about using # (pound) for groups. As in #barcamp [msg]?

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