Love it or hate it, #KeepCalm is the social media slogan of the day

  • Sanya Panwar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: Apr 08, 2015 15:49 IST

Different day, different hashtag.

That said: There was no escaping keep-calm-o-matic. Not on Wednesday and definitely not on Twitter.

As any Twitterer worth his/her social media salt would tell you, the weekday was all about Twitter peeps wanting us to feel cool and collected. The master of social media destinations -- that'd be Twitter, of course -- saw people using the British slogan, Keep Calm, left and right. The whirlwind world of Twitter found ways to push the catchy and versatile slogan (which FYI was used by the British government in 1939 in preparation for the Second World War), simply, any and everywhere.

Evidence, this way: So, take a deep breath and sample these (very random) tweets.

* Keep calm and read this

Now, we all know meditating, going outdoors and doing yoga are incredibly useful ways to beat stressful emotions, but sometimes we need to get creative. And the hashtag #KeepCalm helped Twitter souls around the world do just that. This, ladies and gentlemen, is how you go from chaos to calm and get through a hectic weekday, Twitter-style.

Here's to calming your nerves and making you smile with these stress-killing Twitter shares.

* Twitter mischief or marketing gimmick?

Checkout how the hashtag, which was trending for over five hours on Wednesday, saw hundreds of Twitter users share their favourite #KeepCalm messages. We've assembled few of the entertaining tweets: So, while few clearly thought this was the most mindless (but fun) hashtag ever, others used it to sell, anything and everything.

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