Archive | May, 2011

Infographic: The Real Cost Of Social Media

22. May 2011

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What’s the real cost of social media? Last week we looked at an interesting infographic on the value of social commerce and today we wanted to share another interesting infographic on the cost of social media. So how do your social media costs compare? These stats, which have been aggregated by Focus.com, show some good [...]

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GagaVille: Lady Gaga’s FarmVille Campaign

22. May 2011

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We know Zynga won’t redirect developers to co-opp deals that don’t generate anything less than tens of millions of dollars in quick time, so I’d love to know how much Lady Gaga’s label is forking out for this campaign promoting her new Born This Way album! Any guesses? GagaVille is a promotional game inside FarmVille [...]

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UNICEF: Donate A Word Campaign

22. May 2011

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It looks like the Miami Ad School is producing some great talent of late, and here is another nice conceptual piece from current students Lisa Zeitlhuber and Katharina Schmitt, designed to create a new way to donate money for child education. It’s the “Donate A Word” campaign for UNICEF that utilises the spelling feature inside [...]

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Selfridges “Project Ocean” Digital Installation

21. May 2011

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This is a pretty unique campaign from London retailer Selfridges. In what they are calling “retail activism” the famous upscale department store is utilising all of their creative elements (online and offline) to raise awareness of the issues of sustainability, overfishing and marine protection. The campaign, created by UK based agency 18 feet & rising [...]

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Friskies: HTML5 iPad Games For Cats

21. May 2011

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So I’m pretty sure this will be on just about every blog in the world over the next week… As a general rule, if you were to take the iPad and combine that with Cats you’ve got something pretty flammable! But when you can actually download and try it for yourself at home, you might [...]

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MAS Museum: Live Interactive Tour

20. May 2011

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This is a great way to showcase the launch of the MAS museum in Antwerp (Flanders, Belgium). This virtual tour campaign was developed by Prophets for the MAS (a new museum in Antwerp) which opened it’s doors on 17 May this year. In order to introduce the MAS to the general public, it organised a [...]

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If I Die: Facebook App Posts A Final Goodbye

19. May 2011

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I’m guilty of not posting about this sooner! I was playing a round of golf for a charity event about a month back, when after lunch, the club reception said they had a phone call for me… The person on the other end? Death… supposedly! I thought that was pretty weird… They had tracked me [...]

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Cannes: YouTube Interactive Music Machine

19. May 2011

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The Cannes Lions creative challenge “YouTube Good Work” entries have been submitted and it’s great to see some really innovative ideas being developed to help such good causes. This one caught our eye as it incorporates a very simple concept with a new twist to create something fun. This interactive YouTube video was developed in [...]

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Facebook Blood Groups: Emergency Donations

18. May 2011

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Facebook groups?! I can already here you saying it… Well, they might actually still be relevant for something, and here is a really simple, really smart campaign that helps demonstrate just that. It’s called Facebook Blood Groups, a campaign aimed at acquiring group members based on blood type, so that when the government’s NATAL trauma [...]

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Nike Shout: Game Day Social Installation

17. May 2011

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This digital/social installation goes back a few months now, but a lot of you guys might not have had the chance to see it, with the campaign created out of Asia by Ogilvy Singapore. Nike Shout was a social installation designed to give fans a real voice, in real-time, on game day. With fans submitting [...]

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