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.
Burger King proposed a “McWhopper” in support of Peace Day but McDonalds turned it down. (AdWeek) – Daniel Loehr, Lead Paid Search Specialist
Facebook tests new digital assistant, but will it run to get me coffee? (Search Engine Land) – Stephanie Bursa, Senior Director of Digital Media
If you’re looking to capture the millennial audience, mobile instant messaging apps better be on your radar. (Social Media Today) – Carolyn Haynes, Director of Content Marketing
No more trying to figure out how to get all your friends in that tiny square. With Instagram’s new updates, you can now post video and images in portrait and landscape mode. This comes after so many advertisers are posting video to the platform. (AdWeek) – Lauren Geary, Account Director
Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook had over one billion people use Facebook in a single day for the first time on Monday. (Tech Crunch) – Kyle Jordan, Senior Developer
Thinking about drinking this weekend? (So are we.) Before you ask the bartender for one more round, get out your smart phone. From drink loggers to portable breathalyzers, these app try to keep you from the wheel when you’re too intoxicated. (Tom’s Guide) – Mallory Ming, Art Director