Crazy Frog leads the “Ads That Make News” chart
BrandRepublic has an article on the most talked ads on the UK scene, the ads which get the most editorial exposure on national newspapers. The Crazy Frog created by Jamster continues to obsess everybody, but also KFC ad (“Staff talking with mouths full”, you can watch it on AdLand) created by Bartle Bogle Hegarty, managed to annoy people a lot. However, BBC News reports the KFC TV advert which prompted a record 1,671 complaints did not breach industry guidelines, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled. The full chart of “Ads That Make News” is available here.
Last week there has been a lot of talk in the UK about two ads banned by the advertising watchdog because. Read more on Media Guardian: Fanta spitting ad gets pre-watershed ban and Watchdog calls time on Accurist’s ‘masturbation’ ad.