Facebook planning to add hashtags: Report
If reports are to be believed, then Facebook has rightfully earned the title of copycat. The social media behemoth is reportedly planning to add a hashtag feature to their service — allowing users to gather around in a topical group rather than separate discussions.
“It is unclear how far along Facebook’s work on the hashtag is and the feature isn’t likely to be introduced imminently,” the Wall Street Journal reported yesterday. When reached by Daily News a Facebook spokesperson said, “We do not directly comment on rumors or speculation about Facebook.
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