A Limerick A Day


Chris Messina, creator of Twitter’s most ubiquitous feature – the hashtag

The hashtag is now ten years old
So it’s time for its tale to be be told
The boffin called Chris
Who came up with #this
Didn’t do it to earn lots of gold.

John Moynes

Pic: Crew

One thought on “A Limerick A Day

  1. rotide

    Using # to indicated groups is a lot older than 10 years. This guy came up with the idea to use it on twitter. It has a long history of use on the internet before that.

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