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IKEA: The Social Catalogue Campaign

13. January 2014


Here’s a neat way to get people sharing your content, for IKEA, that came in the form of a ‘Social Catalogue’ campaign that challenged people to grab a catalogue and take a photo of your favourite pieces of furniture, before snapping a photo for your chance to win it. Sure, we’ve seen things like this [...]

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MAMMING: Instagram Mammograms Campaign

22. October 2013


Everyone knows #Mamming right? Wrong. It’s some seriously weird, yet slightly funny new hashtag for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and a campaign called ‘This is Mamming’. So what do you do? Well, it seems all you need to do is press your breasts on a flat surface, take a photo and Instagram it with the [...]

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Airbnb: The World’s First Vine Video Film

25. August 2013


Airbnb have started a world first film contest, challenging users to help shoot 6 second vine videos that will contribute to a short film about Travel, Adventure and finding your place in the world. Each day on Airbnb’s twitter account, they’ll post a new Vine Video Challenge and await everyone to respond with 6 second [...]

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#OccupyGezi: Crowd-funded NY Times ad

4. June 2013

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“From the Citizens of Turkey: The violent response to a peaceful protest to save Istanbul’s Gezi Park symbolizes an autocratic government’s increasing encroachment on the civil rights of the country’s citizens. We hope for a new dialogue—one that can restore the trust of Turkish citizens in a government that positioned Turkey as a global economic [...]

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The Pepsi Like Machine

2. June 2013


I’m a sucker for a vending machine, and here’s a new Pepsi Sampling Machine from Belgium that dispenses a sample everyone time you like their Facebook Page. Once you get to the front of the line, the vending machine drives you to a mobile site, where you can like the page, and then chose your [...]

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Live Twitter Tennis: Tweet and Shoot

19. May 2013

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Here’s a nice Twitter campaign from We Are Social, Paris, created for finance company BNP Paribas. With the French Open coming up BNP engaged number one French tennis player Tsonga to take part in a Twitter Tennis game. They created ‘Tweet and Shoot’ that uses a Twitter-controlled robot to launch tennis balls at Tsonga live [...]

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OZU University: Your Future Facebook Timeline

5. May 2013


Now this is a pretty cool way to attract students to a brand new university in Istanbul. A Facebook app called ‘The Game of Your Life’ which basically lets students to ‘test drive’ their future if they went to OZU University. The Facebook App challenges students with decisions on their future, presenting all the very [...]

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Volkswagen: #Polowers Twitter Campaign

25. April 2013


Apologies in advance, I think this is the 3rd Volkswagen digital campaign post in a week, but with Cannes around the corner, the case study links are flying in… And this case from Volkswagen and DDB Spain, called ‘The Polowers’ aimed to get some tweeting traction in Spain, where despite the popularity of the Polo, [...]

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Maes Belgian Beer: The Free Beer Campaign

14. April 2013

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Maes is a pretty popular beer in Belgian, in fact, it’s the 2nd most popular, but the market leader was out selling them 4:1. Maes also just happens to be the 3rd most common last name too, so they decided to recruit all the Maes’ in Belgian, by giving them a free barrel of beer… [...]

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Metropole Tweetphony: Send Musical Tweets

9. April 2013


We’ve seen all sorts of tweet-powered activations/stunts, but I don’t remember seeing one like this… The Metropole Orchestra in Amsterdam is facing budget issues, so they teamed up with Havas Worldwide Amsterdam to showcase a little pro-active commercial adaptability. So they launched the Metropole Tweetphony, allowing twitter users from around the world to tweet their [...]

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