The Best Basketball Hashtags

Hashtags are an important part of your social media strategy. This guide helps you find the most popular and relevant hashtags for Basketball. By using the best hashtags, you can increase your Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest likes and follows.

What is Basketball?

Basketball is a sports game usually played on a rectangular court with five players on each side. The objective is to get the basketball through the opposing team's hoop. The team which has the most "baskets" by the end of the game wins.

Basketball hashtags
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Use These Popular Hashtags for Basketball

Click the copy button to use these Basketball related hashtags in your Instagram, TikTok, or Twitter post for more likes and follows.

#basketball #nba #football #sports #sport #tokyo2020 #baseball #ncaa #ballislife #バスケ #nbatwitter #バスケットボール


Social Media Popularity for Basketball

Basketball has a social media popularity of 71.5 out of 100. This is a high ranking, which indicates that the average hashtag related to #basketball is more popular than other topics discussed on social media.

The Top 11 Hashtags for Basketball

There are 11 popular hashtags related to #basketball. The top trending hashtags are #nba with a popularity of 80.5, #football with a popularity of 79.9, and #sports with a popularity of 77.9. You should consider these related hashtags for your Instagram posts and Twitter tweets.

Hashtag Popularity
#nba 80.5
#football 79.9
#sports 77.9
#sport 75.6
#tokyo2020 75
#baseball 72.4
#ncaa 65.1
#ballislife 63.1
#バスケ 60.1
#nbatwitter 58.3
#バスケットボール 57.1

Historical Chart for Basketball Hashtags

The historical chart shows the past seven weeks of the popularity of the #basketball and related hashtags. Seven weeks ago the most popular trending hashtags were 1. #rt, 2. 3. #nowplaying, #music.

Historical Hashtag Popularity

The Top 11 Influencers for Basketball

On Twitter, the top 11 influencers with the most impressions includes @justinbieber with 20,823,214,189 impressions, @NBA with 2,384,600,080 impressions, and @MesutOzil1088 with 710,033,486 impressions. These influencers tweeted about and had the most views with the #basketball hashtag.

Influencer Impressions
@justinbieber 20,823,214,189
@NBA 2,384,600,080
@MesutOzil1088 710,033,486
@Podolski10 582,868,580
@FIBA 195,193,135
@FCBarcelona 180,495,051
@StephenAtHome 139,819,335
@Simonna 126,746,333
@usabasketball 105,689,542
@Olympics 97,252,593
@SHINee 82,730,520

Why Are Hashtags Important?

Hashtags are a mainstay of social media platforms. The metadata information, normally prefaced by the hash symbol (#), is a word or phrase that helps to cross-reference your content. In other words, it provides an opportunity to share your information across different themes. Trending hashtags, such as #バスケットボール, #nbatwitter, #nbatwitter, let users of social media quickly access content related to these terms. For example, the most popular Instagram hashtags are a key driver of discoverability and engagement.

Always be cautious about using banned hashtags, such as #nudism, since your account could be suspended or shadow banned.