Tag Archives: Youtube

Kmart scores 13m YouTube hits for Joe Boxer

US retailer Kmart has had a number of big viral hits recently, courtesy of under-fire agency DraftFCB, and this latest Christmas effort for Joe Boxer boxers is packing them in with over 13m YouTube hits. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9PVhIMr4ScI My friend George Parker ...

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EE puts its Bacon to good use in battle with Oliver

By all accounts Hollywood actor Kevin Bacon has done a great job for EE, the rather more palatable current version of mobile retailer Everything Everywhere, and in this new online ad by Poke he takes on the emperor of self ...

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Twilight’s Pattinson goes fang-free for Dior Homme

“I wanna be your back door man” intones Led Zep’s Robert Plant at one point in Whole Lotta Love. Well Twilight star Robert Pattinson doesn’t go as far as that in his sexy new ad for Dior Homme (in fact ...

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Droga5 crafts ‘a thing of beauty’ in just 18 seconds

Trevor Beattie of London agency BMB reckons ads in the future will be about five seconds, Twitter’s Vine seems to be doing quite nicely with its six seconds or less vids. Droga5 in New York is showing what you can ...

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WPP’s Sorrell places his bets on new media – and it’s Google’s YouTube not Facebook or Twitter

The most interesting thing about WPP Group’s first quarter financial results were not the numbers, but its chief executive’s obiter dicta. The numbers themselves were a curate’s egg. They beat the revenue forecast, bizarrely enough they delighted in Britain, but ...

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Taylor Swift debuts for Diet Coke and Droga5

Country crossover star Taylor Swift is a Diet Coke fan it seems (the gazillions she earns from them probably help) so newly-appointed US agency Droga5 had to do something with her and here it is. By the standards of some ...

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Facebook’s new Home TV campaign is a blooper

I really don’t get this ad for Facebook Home; from Wieden+Kennedy presumably. A guy gets on a plane, accesses FB Home and the characters on his Facebook page (who look like Ronald McDonald’s creepier cousins) take over the plane. Well, ...

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