Introduction of the Twitter hyperlinked hashtag.

July 2, 2009

The Twitter hyperlinked hashtag may be seen as transforming a political comment into a political pamphlet. Simply put, it makes the political expression receivable by readers by linking it to conversations happening globally. The hyperlinked hashtag is to the Twitter what USPS is to the Gordon Jobber.

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