Facebook, joining other social media sites such as Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and Tumblr, is making hashtags a regular feature of its social network. The company says hashtags are now clickable on the site.

Similar to the services offered on the other social networking sites, hashtags on Facebook allow users to add context to a post or indicate that it is part of a larger discussion. When users click on a hashtag in Facebook, they will see a feed of what other people and pages are saying about a particular event or topic.

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