50 Ways To Boost Your Brand (Infographic)


Here's something you might want to print and pin to your office wall or workstation. UK-based printing company Superlogo has come up with a simple but useful infographic that offers 50 valuable tips to help boost your brand. A few of these might be well-known, but most of them are often overlooked or forgotten in the everyday hustle. Plus, it's always … Check it out ▸

These Clever Photos Of Miniature Figures Take You Through Life In An Ad Agency


Every agency is unique in its own way but certain aspects remain the same. A buzzing work environment, difficult clients, weekend brainstormings, deadlines, booze-heavy parties and the endless debates between creative and accounts are just a few elements that can be found in most, if not all agencies. Ohio-based brand strategist Derrick Lin captures the … Check it out ▸

30 Powerful Artworks In Response To The Charlie Hebdo Shootings In Paris


After the the brutal massacre of ten members of Charlie Hebdo staff and two police officers in Paris, cartoonists from all over the world reacted with powerful but heartbreaking artwork to show solidarity with the victims. Here are 30 thought-provoking tweets with translations (where required). … Check it out ▸

Young Boys Refuse To Hit A Girl In This Cute But Controversial Ad About Domestic Violence


With 40 million views in 4 days, this Italian PSA about domestic violence has gone super viral but not without controversy. Created by online Italian newspaper Fanpage.it, the video starts with five young boys being asked how old they are and what they want to be when they grow up. A girl named Martina is introduced into the frame and the boys are asked what … Check it out ▸

10 Famous Logo Redesigns Of 2014 And What They Teach Us


Rebranding is a tricky process that can make or break a business. Done right, it can transform and breathe life back into a struggling company. Done wrong, it can ruin the perception of even the most well-established brands. One of the most challenging aspects of rebranding is logo redesign, because of its strong implications on the company's brand image. … Check it out ▸

This Beautifully Animated Video Carries An Inspiring Message For All Creative People


Saar Oz, an 18-year old motion graphics artist, has created an inspiring video for creative newbies, using quotes from an interview with American radio personality Ira Glass . Titled 'Nobody Tells This To Beginners', the video offers valuable advice not just for newcomers but for seasoned professionals as well. Saar's use of slick and beautiful animations … Check it out ▸

Smile Condoms Shocks Party-Goers With Crazy Stunt To Raise Awareness Of STDs


Despite extensive educational campaigns, 1 out of 3 Namibians in their thirties have a sexually transmitted infection, usually contracted while out partying. An infected person often has no obvious or apparent symptoms and looks like everyone else. Smile Condoms wanted to shed light on this issue and show people that the person they're partying with might … Check it out ▸

If Santa Was An Agency And People Were His Clients, This Is What Would Happen


What if Santa was an agency? What kind of feedback would he get after distributing presents? What kind of demands would people (his clients) make? Watercrab, a Bangalore-based integrated advertising agency, has come up with 6 clever illustrations that depict this hilarious scenario. Needless to say, these can also be titled "What if Santa was a designer or a … Check it out ▸

How UNICEF Shocked Everyone At A Gaming Event With This Eye-Opening Message


To raise awareness about the appalling condition of children in South Sudan, UNICEF sent an actor and two South Sudanese youth to a gaming convention in Washington D.C. to pitch a new game idea. A film crew captured the audience's reaction as they were offered a preview of 'Elika's Escape' - a first person shooter set in an extreme war zone with a 7 year old … Check it out ▸

What Are Cinemagraphs + 4 Beautiful Examples By Ladbrokes


Cinemagraphs are GIF files set on a continuous animated loop that give the illusion that you're watching a video. They’re produced by taking a series of photographs or by extracting sequential frames from a video and creating a smooth, seamless composition that plays repeatedly. The trick is to show motion using only a part of the image(s) while the … Check it out ▸

Watch How 3D Printed Prosthetics Allowed This Disabled Dog To Run Again


Derby, a husky born with deformed front paws, was going to be euthanized or "put down" before Peace and Paws, a dog rescue group in Hillsborough, New Hampshire, took him in. Derby's life changed majorly after a lady named Tara Anderson fostered him. Tara happened to be the director at 3D Systems, a US-based company that specializes in 3D … Check it out ▸

Veteran Designer Cracks Logo Design Challenge In 15 Mins, Shares Tricks Of The Trade


Portland-based freelance designer Aaron Draplin runs a one-man design shop called Draplin Design Co. He's known for his no-nonsense, straightforward approach towards design and has worked for clients like Nike, New York Times, Wired, Obama Administration, Old Spice and ESPN to name a few. When online education company Lynda.com challenged him to create a … Check it out ▸

Earn £100,000 In 1 Month If You Get Hired By This Agency, All You Need Is…


…talent, ambition and a big pair of b*lls to back yourself. McCann Bristol's bold new recruitment campaign titled "100k In One Day" is looking for creatives who can produce great work anywhere, on any brief and take their agency to the next level. The minimum work experience required is five years and your portfolio should be crammed with awesome integrated … Check it out ▸

Get A Bad-Ass Job Title For Yourself Using This Awesome Free Tool


These days, employers are rolling out long job titles to compensate for small pay packages. As a result, most employees end up feeling more important than they actually are :-p. Looking at this trend, New York-based viral marketing agency Thinkmodo has come up with an ingenious 'Badass Advertising Job Title Generator' that suggests the coolest job titles at … Check it out ▸

How Retail Stores Use Smell, Touch, Color And Music To Make You Buy Their Products


According to Neuromarketing author Roger Dooley, only 5% of of our buying decisions are made consciously. It is the subconscious 95% that retailers play tricks on. How? Did you know that the color red is used to attract impulsive buyers and increase bids during auctions? The scent of lavender relaxes you and the scent of talcum powder makes you feel secure … Check it out ▸