Parents Name Baby 'Hashtag' after Twitter's Popular Symbol

The parents of the baby girl announced her arrival into the world on Facebook Saturday night.


Hashtags are used on Twitter as a way to search for subjects and create trends. Now "Hashtag" is also the name on a birth certificate of a little girl, according to several news outlets including Mashable.com: mashable.com/2012/11/27/parents-name-baby-hashtag/

To see a photo of facebook announcement, click here.

This isn't the first social media name. TechCrunch reported Feb. 19, 2011 that an Egyptian father named his daughter "facebook."

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