hat tip


Chris Messina


In 140 characters:

"hat tip" is a slashtag that is similar in purpose to thx or via. The short form version is simply "ht".



"hat tip" is a polite way to give credit to someone for some hint, tip, piece of news, or other piece of useful information.


Matt Mullenweg 



Twitter / Chris Thomson: Nice to know the retweet r ...


Twitter / Sphere: Rudy's...yum (hat tip to @ ...


This is using the short form of hat tip (HT or ht):


Twitter / Stephen Collins: RT @stilgherrian: An Austr ...


Here is the lowercase version of the hat tip slashtag:


Twitter / Franz Hartl: My BC/Fordham Guy Tom Suoz ...

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