Tag Archives: advertising

  • Proposed H&M Advertising Causes Controversy (Video)

    Proposed H&M Advertising Causes Controversy (Video)

    Times Square in New York City is pretty much the nexus of outdoor visual advertising, with more billboards and flashing logos per square foot than any other place on the planet. But according to some New York residents, fashion retailer H&M is going too far with their recently unveiled plans in the area. As you […]

  • Givenchy Reveals Campaign For Spring 2013

    Givenchy Reveals Campaign For Spring 2013

    Upscale fashion label Givenchy has just unveiled its advertising campaign for the spring of 2013. The campaign will be made up of ads designed to show how Givenchy styles are for real, everyday people – and thus, the models appear in realistic hair styles and makeup. Here’s Givenchy’s Riccardo Tisci on this advertising choice: “They […]

  • New Mercedes-Benz Ads Walk The Line Between “Clever” And “Creepy”

    New Mercedes-Benz Ads Walk The Line Between “Clever” And “Creepy”

    The new line of Mercedes-Benz vehicles are equipped with a radar-based “Blind Spot Assist” feature. In order to advertise this technology, the luxury automakers have employed a print ad campaign featuring some seriously mind-bending (and somewhat creepy) pictures. You can see one of the ads above (the other two are based on the same idea, […]

  • The ‘Evolution of Apple’ In 3:30 Minutes (Video)

    The ‘Evolution of Apple’ In 3:30 Minutes (Video)

    For a giant corporation, Apple has got a lot of fans. Some people swear by their products with the same level of loyalty that is often reserved for their favorite bands or movies. One of the reasons for that brand loyalty is the company’s history of smart and catchy advertising campaigns. So here’s one for […]

  • Sprite Beach Shower (Video)

    Sprite Beach Shower (Video)

    One aspect of modern life that hasn’t been plastered with advertising (yet) is the beach shower. But the people at Sprite have found a pretty cool way around that – a beach shower that looks like a giant Sprite dispenser. They can be found on beaches in places like Brazil or Israel, and you can […]

  • Versace Fall/Winter 2012 Advertising Campaign Unveiled (Photos)

    Versace Fall/Winter 2012 Advertising Campaign Unveiled (Photos)

    Fashion house Versace is one of the most famous and respected brands in the world. So every time they come out with a new advertising campaign, it gets more attention than most. With that in mind, I draw your attention to their newest campaign for their Fall/Winter 2012 collection. As you can see, the campaign […]

  • 50 Hilarious Vintage Cigarette Ads

    50 Hilarious Vintage Cigarette Ads

    Everyone knows the dangers of smoking these days—even those who still light up. But this didn’t used to be the case. Back in the day, it was thought that cigarettes gave you a cough, leave you with some throat irritation, make you smell bad, and stained your teeth; people didn’t know about the whole lung […]

  • 50 Awesome Alcohol Ads

    50 Awesome Alcohol Ads

    With most products, half the battle when it comes to advertising is convincing people that they actually need the product. (I’m looking at you, Snuggie.) But with booze that’s not the case. Pretty much everybody already wants the stuff. The advertising companies just have to figure out how to make us choose one particular booze […]