Funny Friday: Name t...

Do you ever find yourself watching a narrated commercial and thinking, “where have I heard that voice before?” Brand-name advertisers more and more frequently turn to celebrities to create voiceovers for their product ads. Though many professional voice actors are less than thrilled about the...

Two for Tuesday: Sus...

Well, if this Winter–with its Polar Vortexes– and Bill Nye haven’t convinced you that climate change is a thing, maybe we can all agree that pollution isn’t exactly a positive thing. Perhaps, rather, sustainability is the way to go. Air pollution, both indoors and...

Throwback Thursday: ...

Brands constantly alter the way they advertise in order to cater to ever-changing social and cultural norms. Still, despite the rapidly changing world around us, some things never change. For today’s Throwback Thursday, let’s take a look at two ad campaigns that stand the test of time....

Throwback Thursday: ...

Advertising may be ever-changing, but parts of the ad game remain constants. Since the industry began, countless changes have been made to the way brands market their products, and behind most of these changes stood a risky idea; sometimes those risks paid off. Let’s take a look at three ads...

Two for Tuesday: Neg...

We’ve all been exposed to the occasional attack advertisement, most notably during election seasons. They can be nasty, controversial and even untrue; but do they work? In recent years, several brands have turned negative in their ad campaigns against rival companies. This Tuesday, we’ll look...

Wednesdays without W...

Over the past five years, social media has revolutionized the industry, becoming the means for brands to build relationships with their consumers. But the brand-consumer relationship isn’t social media’s only match making success story. A good friend recently told me about the new guy she’s...

Wednesdays without W...

Seen anyone sporting some nifty new glasses lately? They maybe beta testing Google’s revolutionary product. Google’s latest project, Google Glass, is essentially a wearable computer in the form of a thin headset. The design features a tiny screen and built-in camera fixed just above the...

Two for Tuesday: Adv...

In recent months, Brazil has made international headlines with its ongoing public demonstrations in various cities across the country. Brazilians are taking to the streets in huge numbers to protest issues such as rising bus fares, political corruption and lavish spending on the upcoming...

Wednesdays without W...

WHERE’S WILL? Don’t worry loyal Wednesdays with Will followers, Will’s still here—he’s just off exploring the world of advertising outside the blogosphere. I know, weak sauce. Will will be back soon, but in his absence, we’re bringing you Wednesdays without Will. Our summer junior executives...