32 Brilliant Retro Style Illustrations That Show What’s Wrong With Society Today

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Imagine being able to connect two different eras through one visual medium. That's what makes the work of British illustrator John Holcraft so special. Drawing inspiration from 1950s screen print posters, he creates retro style illustrations that depict what's wrong with the world today. … Check it out ▸

Watch What An ‘Honest’ Business Card Exchange Looks Like

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Exchanging business cards is normally a pleasant experience with both sides trying to be as polite and courteous as possible, even if the exchange is of little to no value. This hilarious video clip from Vooza takes a satirical jab at this essential networking process and shows us what an honest business card exchange looks like. … Check it out ▸

Shirt Store Uses Drones To Display Collection In Crazy Marketing Stunt

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Brazilian shirt store Camisaria Colombo used drone-based advertising (or 'drone-vertising') to display its Black Friday collection in Sao Paulo's business district, Vila Olimpia. The objective was to reach executives who stay in the office for long hours and inform them about special offers available on Black Friday at the Colombo shirt store. Check it out … Check it out ▸

This Is The Most Hilariously Honest Bank Ad You’ve Ever Seen

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Scandinavian bank Nordnet promises a 'transparent banking' experience where you have full control over your money and investments. To demonstrate just how honest they are, they've launched a hilarious 4-ad campaign featuring actor Danny Fehsenfeld, who admits he was hired for $8000 to tell you how great Nordnet is as compared to other banks. … Check it out ▸

The Meaning Of 35 Famous Brands Names (Infographic)

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Did you know that Durex is an abbreviation of Durable Reliable Excellence? Or that Nike is the ancient Greek goddess of victory? You hear these brand names almost everyday but have you ever wondered what they mean? This interesting infographic by 7Brands aims to answer the question and more. … Check it out ▸

21 Hilarious Comic Strips That Sum Up The World Of Advertising

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Life in an advertising agency can get hilariously frustrating, specially for creatives. One such anonymous creative chose to depict the funny scenarios he faced everyday by creating short comic-strips and sharing them on his Tumblr blog titled The Awesome World of Advertising. Here are the best ones. … Check it out ▸

Zero Budget, No Agency, 90 Million Views: This Is Australia’s Most Viral Ad This Year

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In just 10 days, a video mashup by Animals Australia titled "People being awesome" has received over 89.6 million views, 1.9 million Facebook shares and 760,000 likes. What makes it even more interesting is the fact that Animals Australia has no dedicated marketing team and this video was created in-house by employees who stayed back after work. Check it out … Check it out ▸

35 Brilliant Examples Of Creative Package Design

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In today's competitive business environment, product packaging is as crucial as the product itself. Apart from being visually appealing, your package design needs to be practical, (re)usable and make the consumer prefer your product over the competitor's. Brands like Apple, who get it right, pay a lot of attention to the minutest details and create an … Check it out ▸

Survey Of 128 Agency Employees Reveals Interesting Details About Their Lives In And Out Of Office

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Shushu Spanier, copywriter at BBR Saatchi & Saatchi (Tel Aviv), asked 128 of his colleagues to fill in a questionnaire related to their daily lives in and out of office. The questions ranged from "Where do you get your inspiration?" to "Ever did it with a colleague?". Shushu then collated the answers and created this infographic that offers an … Check it out ▸

How Two Random Ad Agency Creatives Got The Entire Hollywood To Endorse Them

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Matt Roach and David Lawrie are a copy/art team who operate under the moniker aka creatives. When they're not creating award-winning campaigns at M&C Saatchi London, they get A-list celebrities like George Clooney, Gwyneth Paltrow, Cameron Diaz, Gary Oldman, Courteney Cox and Elton John to endorse them on TV. What makes them special? This video has all … Check it out ▸

Blast From The Past: Web Design Trends You’ll Never Forget

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Remember what websites looked like in the '90s? If you're thinking Comic Sans, Scrolling Marquees, Hit Counters, and Animated GIFs, you're on the right track. Thankfully a lot has changed since then, but there are some design elements that have lingered through the years, whether they've inspired new trends or trends that are hot on the comeback trail. Think … Check it out ▸

This Adorable Children’s Day Campaign By McDonald’s Will Surely Make You Smile

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Kids love to play and are always up for a quick game or two. On Children's day, McDonald's Peru wanted people to have fun the way kids do. After taking their order, McDonald's employees invited customers to play an age-old game which almost everyone has played in their childhood. If the customer won, his/her order was free. Have a look at this super-cute … Check it out ▸

19 Mind-Boggling Photo Manipulations By Digital Artist Martin De Pasquale

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Buenos Aires-based art director and digital artist Martin De Pasquale uses Photoshop to create crazy photo manipulations that show impossible realities with himself as the subject. Some of them are visual metaphors while the others are just wild or funny. Check out 19 of De Pasquale's best works followed by a behind-the-scenes video that shows how he goes … Check it out ▸

You Won’t Believe How This Agency Rewarded Its Employees After An Award Shortlist

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Toronto-based creative agency UNION recently got shortlisted for Strategy magazine's 'Agency of the Year' award. As a token of appreciation, they rewarded their employees with an overwhelming surprise that none of them expected. Co-founders Lance Martin and Subtej Nijjar take you through the celebration in this must-see video below. … Check it out ▸

Ford Explorer Print Ads Show Off Cool Car Features When You Place Your Phone Over Them

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Ford and agency BBR Saatchi & Saatchi (Israel) created QR code-enabled interactive print ads to demonstrate the Park Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control and Power Fold features on their Explorer SUV. A three-ad campaign was released, one for each feature. To view the demo, readers needed to scan the QR code and place their phones on the highlighted area. A … Check it out ▸