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The Google Chrome Icon Project

9. July 2009

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I’m using Google Chrome about 90% of the time at the moment, and I love it. There are still compatibility issues, but overall, its just dam fast and opens up my screen space too! I stumbled across this project tonight and thought it was kind of interesting to see what Google is doing to promote [...]

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Pringles: Can Hands Banner (Gold Cyber Lion)

30. June 2009

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This was an interesting winner at Cannes 2009 in the Cyber Lions. A banner so simple that you can’t help but to continually interact with it’s cheeky lines of text. How many times did you click? This banner would have got the brand engagement tick many times over, even if it wasn’t exactly exciting. Check out [...]

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YouTube: Choose Your Own Ad!

16. June 2009

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YouTube is currently predicted to lose about $500m this financial year (bandwidth!) and is desperately seeking the right ad model to turn a profit of any degree. So after various attempts, YouTube is now trialing a new model called “Choose Your Ad” where a “very small” number of “random videos” give users a prompt at the [...]

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Vodafone #ukhols Map: Twitter/Google Mashup

14. June 2009

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Vodafone in the UK has just launched a #ukhols map, a great little mashup of Twitter & Google maps where the twitter sphere can tweet to #ukhols followed by their age, sex and postcode with the city (most tweets look like this #ukhols 24 M RG6 Cairo) to have the Vodafone site plot their next [...]

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Worst Job In The World – DreamJob.com Viral

1. June 2009

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Touching testimonial of a worker whose occupation is not regulated, has no union, doesn’t get weekends and works up to 14 hours per day!! And I thought my work was fun. This is a campaign for Dream Job a job portal website in Brazil.

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Apple: Second Opinion Web Banner (NY Times)

19. May 2009

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Apple have launched another fantastic banner campaign on New York Times, this time its the “Apple: Second Opinion” web banner featured as a rich media page takeover on the home page of the New York times. A classic synced leaderboard / medium rectangle but this time with a nice throw to a few speaking heads across [...]

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Visit The Other Britain – Online Experience

6. May 2009

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Martina from Adverblog posted this fantastic site called “Visit The Other Britain” that was created by Ogilvyone Worldwide Singapore to help create more tourists of a different calibre than what you’d might think England attracts with the Queen, Cups of Tea, Madame Taussauds and even fish & chips! Now, Visit The Other Britain is a seriously good [...]

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Honda Let It Shine Vimeo Experience

28. April 2009

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A friend sent me a Vimeo link last night, it was the Honda Let It Shine TVC and I thought, well I’ve seen this about 10 times already, but its a catchy song so I played it again anyway. But this was “the” Honda Let It Shine Vimeo Experience, in similar contrast to the Warrio [...]

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Apples One Billion iPhone App Downloads Banner!

26. April 2009

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So there it goes, a landmark occasion with Apple iPhone App Downloads passing the One Billion mark. And to celebrate, Apple took out a 100% SOV rich media banner on the New York Times website which you can view here. But to reflect upon this for just one moment, the creation of the App store has [...]

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BMW Z4 Augmented Reality

9. April 2009

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BMW launched the new Z4 campaign and uses AR technology very innovative way. You can drive Z4 on your desktop and create your own drawings with the coloured tire marks of the car. Also you can submit your drawings to a gallery on Facebook and share with your friends. You can also click here to [...]

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Skittles Converts Home Page To Twitter Search!

3. March 2009

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If you haven’t yet seen it, check out the new Skittles home page that has been converted to a twitter search, targeted to the word #skittles from any twitter post! The guys over at TechCrunch tested it out in a pretty funny way, and sure enough it worked a treat. It’s a fantastically brilliant idea, but [...]

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Volkswagen Connect Web Banner Game

3. March 2009

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I came across this banner yesterday, on NineMsn I think it was! Great expandable banner from Volkswagen that prompts you to challenge the banner in a game (you have 30 seconds) to link up the road pieces to the exit and get the car through in time… very classy banner, clean and great engagement.

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Barnardo’s Troubled Youth Campaign

21. February 2009

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The new Barnardo’s Troubled Youth Campaign was launched by BBH London, I like especially the online banner ads; they are very powerful. We see violence and anger themed stuff everyday on Youtube, Dailymotion etc and we become numb to it. But in this campaign the scenes have blended really well with the idea and are [...]

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Dell Now Offering Exclusive Twitter Deals

10. February 2009

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Over the Christmas period Dell was using twitter (@DellOutlet) to alert customers about great offers, it was so popular they made over $1million from twitter traffic alone. Seeing that value, Dell has tuned their twitter strategy to offer Exclusive Twitter Deals to their followers every week, but not only that, they are providing real-time feedback, information and customer [...]

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Compare The Meerkats Digital Campaign

9. January 2009

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I love this campaign. It’s bold, it’s quirky and best of all, it’s usually the type of campaign that a client never buys (this time they did), particurally when its website and URL’s can easily be confused or misheard. The Compare The Meerkats Campaign is basically a play on Compare the Market (car insurance) that [...]

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