Twitter hashtags–# symbols preceding keywords– are integral to the Twitterverse, helping users organize conversations into categories. Clicking on a hashtag in a tweet shows you all the aggregated tweets on a topic–from Tweeters all over the world.
Hashtags are created organically by Twitter users; some are used regularly and others come and go (e.g. when a hashtag is created for use for a week-long conference).
Need a cheat sheet of hashtags to help you easily share news about all things Connecticut with your Twitter pals?
Feel free to tape it up next to your computer as a quick reference.
Got more? Leave a comment. I’ll keep updating this list.