Re: [BCAB] Twitter Question LÃ©onie Watson 10 Nov 2012 23:21 GMT
As far as I know a hashtag can contain any characters. It's rare for people to include punctuation marks though, so I suspect it's more of a people restriction than a technical one. Could be wrong though. Léonie. -----Original Message----- From: Bcab [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Sue & Ian Sent: 10 November 2012 22:00 To: British Computer Association Subject: [BCAB] Twitter Wuestion Hi, I was watching The Aprentice on thursday and one of the groups used #where'smummy on their book. Just out of curiousity I did control windows slash where's mummy to see what happened and I got 100 results. Most of these were saying it wouldn't work as a hash tag because of the ' but surely if I got 100 results, it did? Can anyone explain to a non I T person like me, confused. Susan Jones -- To find out more about BCAB and the benefits that membership can bring, please visit our website: http://www.bcab.org.uk/ To manage your subscription to the BCAB mailing list, please visit our website: http://www.bcab.org.uk/bcab-discussion-list/ To discuss matters relating to the mailing list, please email email@example.com.