The Curator News Feed: March 27, 2015

Welcome to the weekend, everyone. 

Protect the brand or die trying: inside a fake social media crisis, The Verge, This is cool: There's now a social media crisis simulator for brands. This is probably the nerdiest thing I want to do, alongside the space shuttle simulator (again) at The Museum of Flight. - Paul

Instagram's Newest App Will Change The Way You Post, Refinery 29, Instanews! - Chelsey

How approaches publishing on Facebook, Vox Marketing, If you're interested in using social media to drive web traffic, this case study from Vox is a great read. They say Facebook can drive up to 40% of traffic to their site. - Paul

Gnocchi Bar Secures New Restaurant Space on Capitol Hill, Gnocchi Bar Seattle, Calling all gnocchi lovers -- Gnocchi Bar in Cap Hill is open as of tonight! YUM - Chelsey

Someone Transformed The Starbucks Logo Into Different Movie Characters (Photos), Elite Daily, These are cool. Also, that's Batgirl, not Catwoman. - Paul 

Arsenic And California Wine: Do You Need To Worry? Forbes, Well this is problematic... - Anna

35 JAW-DROPPING PHOTOS FROM VILLA DEL PALMAR BEACH RESORT AND SPA AND THE ISLANDS OF LORETO, MEXICO, City and Style Living, Gorgeous photos of Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto from City Style and Living Magazine. - Noelle

2015 James Beard finalists: Seattle gets little love, Seattle Times, A few of our local faves receive nods from 2015 James Beard Awards. - Jennifer


Ad of the Day: OPI Brilliantly Creates a Whole Alphabet From Drops of Nail Polish, ADWEEK

11 Starbucks Hacks for Coffee Lovers, Huffington Post

Space Invaders, Slate 


Client Coverage

Whole Foods Features Northwest Brews with ’10 and Friends’, 425 Business

Whole Foods Market Cambie and Robson, Fabulously Frugal Vancouver

Easter Fashion for Kids, Fox 5 San Diego, A fun segment showcasing children's Easter fashions, just in time for the holiday! We got to showcase a new retailer to Fashion Valley too - Kitson