WE’VE DONE THE DIRTY WORK FOR YOU, SCOURING THE WEB FOR OUR FAVORITE FINDS OF THE WEEK. HERE’S OUR QUICK ROUNDUP OF THE MOST IMPORTANT, INTERESTING AND INSPIRING THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE DIGITAL WORLD, COURTESY OF YOUR GDD INTERACTIVE TEAM.
Girl Scouts launched an IndieGoGo Campaign and have already raised about $300,000 after returning a $100,000 donation that could not be used to support transgender girls. (Social Media Today) – Kyle Jordan, Senior Developer
Is Facebook’s rainbow filter simply celebrating pride, or could it be contributing to market research? (The Altlantic) – Kylie Paul, Social Media Manager
Don’t mess with my guac! NYT tweet suggesting using peas in guacamole created a Twitter firestorm. Even the President weighed in. #nopeas (Refinery29) – Carolyn Haynes, Director of Content Marketing
Smashing Magazine pays homage to the art of the desktop wallpaper. (Smashing Magazine) – Guy Dineen, CEO & Founder
In the spirit of inclusiveness and diversity, Honey Maid shows us how an immigrant family celebrates the 4th of July as part of their “This is Wholesome” campaign. (Creativity) – Gina Tagliarino, Senior Copywriter
Yahoo makes the search game even more complex with testing and integration of Google results this week. (Search Engine Land) – Stephanie Bursa, Senior Director of Digital Media
Couldn’t help but LOL @ Apple Music’s usability fail. (Cezary Wojcik) – Mallory Ming, Art Director