A pic for every day of the year: Getty calendar offers galleries for historic events

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  • January 29, 2014
  • StopPress Team
A pic for every day of the year: Getty calendar offers galleries for historic events

Getty Images has released an innovative calendar for 2014 that allocates specific galleries to every day of the year, thereby making it easier for website owners to update their sites with content (and imagery) relevant to a specific day. Although the calendar is largely focused on American history, it also features several galleries that could be incorporated on sites that have a broader international appeal.

The new initiative exhibits the sheer extent of Getty's stockpile of images while simultaneously giving website owners prompts with regard to possible stories to cover on a given day.   

    

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Whittaker's divides the court of public opinion – but all for a good cause

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  • February 22, 2019
  • Caitlin Salter
Whittaker's divides the court of public opinion – but all for a good cause

On Monday, Whittaker’s launched its latest novelty chocolate-lolly mash up with a chocolatey answer to retro bakesale treat coconut ice. The Coconut Ice Surprise chocolate has a twist though, 20c from each block goes to Plunket – a charity which New Zealanders agree is a worthy cause. However, to relate the chocolate to the charity, Whittaker's has built the campaign around baby gender reveal parties, causing a backlash from the public who argue gender norms have expanded beyond blue for boys and pink for girls.

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