Hashtags #IRL

I don’t mind putting #hashtags in emails…I actually quite like the absurdity of it.

#email

Rather like @ing someone in an email, there’s no tangible use for it but it calls out something as being a bit more important than everything else…like basic plain text way-finding.

However, some people do go overboard in their use of hashtags in tweets. There’s no need…as Jimmy Kimmel Fallon and Justin Timberlake explain:

#hilarious #sotrue #isthisstillironic

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