Archive | Social Campaigns RSS feed for this section

OZU University: Your Future Facebook Timeline

5. May 2013

4 Comments

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 [...]

Continue reading...

Volkswagen: #Polowers Twitter Campaign

25. April 2013

4 Comments

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, [...]

Continue reading...

Maes Belgian Beer: The Free Beer Campaign

14. April 2013

1 Comment

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… [...]

Continue reading...

Metropole Tweetphony: Send Musical Tweets

9. April 2013

2 Comments

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 [...]

Continue reading...

Audi Quattro: Interactive Installation

19. March 2013

1 Comment

Here’s a great experiential piece from Audi to promote their A4. To showcase the road handling capabilities of the car they built this socially enabled, interactive installation to let people experience a mini version of the car. Passersby in Toronto had the chance to race one of 3 miniature Audis around a custom built 20ft [...]

Continue reading...

Orange: The Instagallery Campaign

20. February 2013

1 Comment

There’s almost been an Insta-everything over the last year, but this might still be a first, with Orange in France launching a new hi-speed network and creating ‘Instagallery’ to promote it. Instagallery which targeted influential instagramers, pulled their photos into staged galleries half a world away in Los Angeles, with short films made of awkwardly [...]

Continue reading...

KLM: The Must See Social Map

18. February 2013

8 Comments

Here’s the latest global social media campaign from KLM, and knowing the success of their past, this one has big things to live up to, and at first glance, it delivers in spades… A socially powered ‘Must See Map’ that aggregates everywhere your friends have been in a certain location, along with comments, tips and [...]

Continue reading...

LEGO: Brickmented Reality Holiday Campaign

3. February 2013

0 Comments

I love it when brands create holiday campaigns that aren’t completely self centered… And this is a pretty good attempt by the guys at LEGO, with their ‘Happy Holidays’ campaign, which challenged people to create real world LEGO connections as part of a bigger fairytale that engages young and old all over the world in [...]

Continue reading...

Comodo: The Instagram Menu

16. October 2012

3 Comments

While I can’t say this concept is completely original (a tonne of apps already do this), formalising this tactical idea for restaurants in leveraging hashtags on Instagram is brilliantly simple, low cost and provides an earned media platform almost instantly… So, just make the food look brilliant and don’t leave any hairs in there! If [...]

Continue reading...

Redbull: Human Powered Freerunning Machine

15. October 2012

5 Comments

Here’s the latest piece of content from Redbull’s Parkour sponsorship of Jason Paul, this time, they’ve setup what’s been named a ‘Human Powered Freerunning Machine’… Which from my decryption is an engineered environmental dominos setup that sees Jason Paul run through various contraptions to the finish line. The video has racked up 5 million views [...]

Continue reading...

Kelloggs: The Special K Tweet Shop

1. October 2012

2 Comments

This isn’t the first Tweet Shop, but its probably the second or third ever, and a very cool pop-up style store turning customers social currency into real goods and positive sentiment… Passers by can walk into the store, sample the range of new cereal crisps and then tweet about them to buy a box to [...]

Continue reading...

Halo 4: Box Art Reveal Campaign

30. September 2012

1 Comment

This goes close to being the weirdest case study video I’ve seen, regardless, it’s a good example of leveraging multiple communities to amplify hype around new product releases. This was probably always going to be easy, with the launch of Halo 4 set to be the biggest game release of the year, it wasn’t going [...]

Continue reading...

Topshop: Real Time Catwalk Customisation

14. September 2012

2 Comments

If you’re a bit of a fashionista, you might like this piece from Topshop, who have created a live-streaming customisable catwalk experience for the Topshop Unique SS13 fashion show. It takes a live-stream of the show, and syncs it to the website that delivers a real-time customisable catwalk experience where users can instantly buy the [...]

Continue reading...

Intel ‘Me The Musical’ Facebook Experience

29. July 2012

2 Comments

Here is the latest Intel social experience, this time as ‘Me The Musical’ where a simple Facebook Connect generates a pretty catchy animated musical video powered by the content on your timeline. Telling a story from the day you were born through to today, highlighting various global hits, technology feats like the start of the [...]

Continue reading...

Thunderclap: The First Crowdspeaking Platform

4. July 2012

4 Comments

I’m a big fan of the non-profit campaigns that Droga5 has created over the years. Besides their commercial success, they’ve demonstrated the power of an idea, how it could influence the culture and make a real difference on social issues. As in the lead of their previous strategy director Hashem Bajwa, Droga5 has launched a [...]

Continue reading...