Friday Favorites – 10/26

Have you heard about Instagram’s new Nametag feature? Klaire says, “Okay, this is cool. You can scan people’s name tags or send them your name tag through text/etc., then it’ll automatically pull up your profile and ask them if they want to follow you.” Here are the details.

Kate Really likes the “choose your own journey” approach PayPal is using on their homepage for business or personal. “It’s clean, engaging, attracts my eye and gets me to the right place quickly.” See it in action here.

Tricia says, “in every Tuesday Etsy email (they send multiple a week), they give a little preview at the bottom that tells you the theme of next week’s email. I think this is a fun way to end the email and keep the reader interested.” Check it out.

Morgan thinks “this about page is so visually appealing and gives me such a great picture of who they are and what they do. Love how simple it is.”

…But wait there’s more! “The Team page! You can filter based on position, and I LOVE the way they did it.”

Kraig explains that “there are constant examples of using data in bad & manipulative ways. This stood out as very clever, and a win/win for those involved.” Intrigued? See what he’s talking about here.