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Twitter Writer Chat FAQ > The Basics > You mean I just need to add a hashtag to start a chat?


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Hashtags are useful in filtering Twitter posts, but DON'T OVERUSE THEM. You'll come off as spammy if most of your posts are littered with hashtags. Here's a great post about how to use and not use hashtags. 

Last updated on July 13, 2010 by Debbie Ridpath Ohi