The world is coming forward to help and support the people of Japan affected by powerful earthquake and resulting tsunami. Google responded to Japan’s earthquake by starting the online crisis center . Popular micro blogging site Twitter has also came forward to help out the people of Japan . Twitter has released the list of hashtags people are using to communicate about the earthquake.
Twitter has started a special earthquake section on the Twitter Japan’s Mobile website twtr.jp that collects the latest earthquake information . It provides tweets about the earthquake, special search results links and suggested account to follow . Twitter has also published the list of following special hashtags
General earthquake information: #Jishin
Requests for rescue or other aid: #J_j_helpme
Evacuation information: #Hinan
Confirmation of safety of individuals, places, etc.: #Anpi
Medical information for victims: #311care
It good to see social media coming forward to help and support the people of Japan with Google Twitter and facebook taking the initiative .
Its interesting to see Gooogle Twitter and social media coming forward to help and support the people of Japan .