The Brief: "H/T" is a written abbreviation for "hat tip."
“h/t” stands for “hat tip.” The abbreviation is commonly used on Twitter and other online platforms to give credit to an original source. “H/T” can be used to thank someone for inspiration, ideas, or for bringing something to their attention. It’s similar to IB on TikTok.
Copycat TikTok. I hope there's an h/t in their description
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