Wednesday, 20 March, 2019

What is #trashtag challenge ? Why is everyone doing it

Lifestyle       by Asma Malik | Published Lifestyle by Asma Malik | Published
Elijah Vega | 14 March, 2019, 02:10

The idea of #trashtag challenge is to clean a littered place and post pictures of the good deed. It is called the Trashtag Challenge and it actually has a point and serves a objective.

One wrote that:'Whoever came up with the #trashtag challenge is an absolute genius. Within a few days, the trend has caught on and people all over the world are enthusiastically participating in this clean-up.

Some challenges that have gone viral on social media in the past have gained a lot of flak from the public as they have either caused young people to willingly endanger themselves or do something disrespectful in public for likes and shares.

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Following on the toes of the Cheesed Challenge and the Fire Noodle Challenge comes Trashtag Challenge, which encourages people to go outside and clean up litter. Forget Kiki and Momo Challenge, Here are 5 Positive Social Media Challenges You Should Actually Take Up.

The #Trashtag movement isn't the first time saving the environment has been trending on social media. It got nearly a new life as many youngsters joined along with more than 25,000 posts already on Instagram alone. In his post, Roman said this is a challenge to all "bored teens" to take a photo of an area that needs cleaning and another photo after cleaning it. The company pledged to pick up 10,000 tons of garbage within the year and challenged their customers to make their own goals with trash pickup. On Instagram alone, there were more than 25,000 posts with the hashtag #trashtag - variations include #trashtagchallenge and #trashchallenge.

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