The Top Ten Most Popular Food Hashtags You Should Be Using on Social Media
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In today’s digital age, it comes to no surprise that posting food photos across social media platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google + and even Pinterest has become an all out trend. Many food lovers around the world seek to share their gastronomic experiences to their family and friends. Whether they are cooking, eating, or dining at a newly opened or popular restaurant, they want to savor the experience and tell share their experience to their network, with emphasis on “you should try it out too!”.
For people who cook, maybe they post their food photos because they are proud of having created that dish. On the other hand, for those who love to eat and travel the world to do so, well, maybe they want to tickle your taste buds or just to make you downright jealous.
Whichever bunch they may fall into, in addition to using the mandatory hashtag "#food" on their food-related posts, I’d like to share a list of the 10 most popular hashtags related to food that all the foodies appear to absolutely love!
It may come as a surprise that #foodporn ranked first in the most popular food related hashtags list. Though porn is often perceived as a word of taboo, many people feel that when it comes to food, it is anything but. In fact, foodies love to use this endearing term when referring to mouthwatering pictures of their most treasured gastronomic masterpieces. Whether they are snapping pictures of their own creations or simply sharing their food wish list with their peers on social media, indulging in photos of savory and sweet treats alike have become hardcore guilty pleasures of food lovers worldwide.
More often than not, those who love to eat also love to cook! Hence, it is no wonder that #recipe is one of the most used food hashtags on the web. From Michelin-starred chefs to aspiring amateur home cooks, it appears that those who adore cooking also love sharing. With a plethora of food related content on the web, it's evident that food lovers do not only enjoy sharing pictures of their creations but they also love to share amazing recipes with their adoring fans or at the very least, with their friends and family. And of course, they never failed to use #recipe when doing so.
True foodies know that healthy food can also be just as good as one that packs in the calories. They understand that indulging in savory and sweet delights does not automatically equate to sacrificing that gorgeous waistline. From the professionals to the amateurs, more and more food lovers around the globe are becoming more aware of the benefits of using only fresh and healthy ingredients to make their creations. Inspired to by their obsession with food and commitment to staying fit, foodies share their creative and nutritious food creations to their network by incorporating #healthy unto their food posts. Should you want to learn more how to make your daily diet even healthier, there's no better way to do so than to invest some time to learn and to enjoy great food at our organic, vegan or vegetarian culinary vacations!
With the increasing popularity of cooking shows such as MasterChef, cooking has become one of the world's most favorite and beloved past time. Thanks to male celebrity chefs such as the likes of Gordon Ramsay, Jamie Oliver, and David Rocco, cooking is no longer seen as a female-focused activity. More than ever, men and boys around the world are now proudly taking up cooking as a hobby or even as their chosen careers! With the rising fame and glamor that comes with cooking, it's no surprise that foodies love to share pictures of themselves in action in the kitchen with the hashtag #cooking. If you're thinking of stepping up your #cooking game, look no further than BookCulinaryVacations.com’s vast choices of professional culinary courses!
Though there are many ways to express the word "delicious", surprisingly, the word of choice favored by food lovers is "yummy!” This playful yet delightfully concise word is often what foodies use to describe the delicacies they find themselves enjoying. Whether food lovers are eating out at their favorite restaurant, at a friend's dinner party or at the comfort their own home, it is certainly not a rarity for them to include #yummy on their food posts when they find themselves enjoying their meals.
For those who aspire to be the next Julia Child, there are few things in the world that they enjoy more than to eat but cooking their own meals may just be one of them! When food lovers cook, they know that the journey is often just as enjoyable as the destination. This is probably why they often opt to document the process of cooking when they cook as much as they do of the end result. Food lovers love to post pictures of themselves cooking with the hashtag #cook. Hence, it is a given that it earned its place as one of the world's most trending food hashtags.
No matter what our background is, race, nationalities, and preferences, chances are we have at least one or two family food recipes that have been handed down by our parents, our grandparents or even great grandparents. Since food is something that virtually all nationalities hold dear, family recipes are often regarded as family heirlooms. Passed down through generations, foodies of modern times love to share their priceless recipes to the world through social media and tagging their posts with #recipes.
Food lovers understand that their health is something to be mindful of when eating and or cooking the food they enjoy. Hence, they often include #health on their food posts be it on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest or any other social media platforms they may use. In order to make the most out of the experience and enjoy the food they eat, foodies know that it is important to be aware of the food choices they make on a daily basis and many make it a point to promote this awareness in any way they can and this certainly includes their activities on the world wide web.
When the food craving strikes and you have no immediate access to food, the most effective way to get your food fix is to go on Instagram! Why - you ask? Though all social media platforms offer a wealth of food related posts, Instagram users often dedicated specific Instagram hashtags for popular topics such as food. Naturally, one of the hashtags for most used food related posts on Instagram is #instafood. Food lovers are not only able to post their food pictures with this particular hashtag but they are also able to find a vast number of food posts shared by Instagram users around the globe to salivate over.
When food lovers find themselves enjoying a dish or two, they can't help but rave about it to everyone they know. But when sharing to their network is simply not enough, they make sure that they share their delight to a wider audience through social media. In order for the rest of the world to understand just how great their recent gastronomic adventure is, foodies make sure to include #delicious on their food posts. Hence, it is no wonder that it made its rank as one of the most trending food related hashtags.
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Don't forget to include top trending hashtags when sharing your delightful creations! Photo by: Magical Cuzco Tours
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