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Are these the worst US ads of 2010?

According to Crowell Advertising & PR’s second annual Tracy Awards they are anyway. Agency founder Tracy Cowell reckoned there was a gap in the awards market for real stinkers and here’s the full list, the cream of the crap as ...

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WPP still lags behind Publicis despite record growth figures

WPP is really firing on all cylinders now, judging by its latest quarterly figures which showed a like-for-like revenues increase of 7.5 per cent, its highest growth rate since 2000 and more than twice the revenue rise for the first ...

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Glasses Direct leads UK online traders’ rush to advertise on TV

It’s been a bumper year for TV advertising in the UK with revenue up between 15 and 20 per cent over 2009. Interestingly online companies are taking more of the top spots according to Nielsen, accounting for ten of the ...

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Why Twitter might become bigger than Facebook

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg might be Time’s person of the year (following in the celebrated footsteps of Chairman Mao and Josef Stalin among others) but his social network phenomenon is under pressure from (relative) upstart Twitter. The excellent Wall St. ...

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