A Blogger’s Question ~ Using Hashtags In Blog Post Titles


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Dear Fellow Bloggers,

Just wondering if I should use hashtags in the title of my blog posts. I don’t usually, as I don’t like the way it looks.  Would it be better to put them in the post itself or not even use them at all?

Would appreciate any advice or suggestions.

Cheryl

17 thoughts on “A Blogger’s Question ~ Using Hashtags In Blog Post Titles

  1. Hmmm, personally I would say no. I don’t see the benefit of doing it (unlike, say, Instagram where hashtags are searchable). You could add tags to the post via the WP editor, or even hashtag some words at the bottom of the content. I’d agree that in the title it’d look rather messy. That said, if it’s for a specific post and you’re doing it for effect (ie. in a joking kind of way), then that would be different. #wheredidthesehashtagscomefrom?!
    xx

  2. I’ve never used one in a blog post title, but I hardly qualify as an authority on hashtags. My advice, for what it’s worth, is just use your own best judgment.

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