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Category Archives: Viral marketing

Oxy YouTube zits ad is gross… or not?

on July 24, 2012 by Mark Comments

So Oxy, an acne cream in Australia has released a new TVC that uses real YouTube videos of teen guys popping zits in the mirror. It’s pretty gross, but do you think this would work with the 13-25 target? Read more…

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Video of the day: Beckham plays Beethoven

on May 22, 2012 by Mark Comments

David Beckham plays Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy” in this new video from Cheil USA for Samsung Galaxy:

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Video of the Day: Welcome to The Star

on May 5, 2012 by Mark Comments

A new TV ad/Viral from The Monkeys for The Star casino. A lounge lizard gives a rolling tour of the casino on his piano belting out an 80′s rock classic. Read more…

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Tippexperience 2 : the hunter and the bear are back

on April 11, 2012 by Laurent Comments

After the worldwide success (50 million views and multiple awards) of the Hunter vs Bear campaign for Tipp-Ex, everyone was wondering if Buzzman agency would be able to take up the challenge of a sequel. Job done.

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A smart Facebook scam for good

on March 28, 2012 by Martina Comments

Now this is an awesome viral idea: take advantage of a popular scam technique on Facebook to spread the “virus” of AIDS awareness. On December 1st, the World’s AIDS Day, popular Brazilian radio station Mix FM posted on its Facebook page two very sexy videos, featuring a gorgeous man and a very hot girl. A lot of fans were attracted to the the videos and watched them, not being aware that the videos, without their permission, were automatically publicly posted on their Facebook timeline. Read more…

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Can you index the way people think? The New Thinkers Index does just that.

on March 20, 2012 by Mark Comments

Can you index the way people think? That’s the question that was sought to be answered over on the New Thinkers IndexRead more…

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TED goes back to the future

on March 16, 2012 by Bridget Comments

Nice viral marketing for Prometheus, Ridley Scott’s Alien prequel.  I’m not a big sci-fi fan but I find it interesting that TED has become uber-mainstream and can now be used as a viral teaser for a blockbuster film.

You can read the full post here but screen writer Damon Lindelof thought it would be incredibly cool to have one of the characters from the film give a TEDTalk from the future. Read more…

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Angry Birds Space launched by NASA

on March 9, 2012 by Tim Comments

A space first: The first ever game announcement and gameplay footage from space. Brought to you by NASA and Don Pettit from the International Space Station. Don teaches you a thing or two about gravity (helpful for the game). And all is kindly supported by Samsung who in return get to show you the game on their phone. Read more…

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Lady Kaga

on February 26, 2012 by Mits Comments

This is a viral film to promote Japanese local city Kaga located in Northern Japan. Kaga is famous for hot springs and fresh fish (of course, sushi), it takes about 2.5 hours from Kyoto by train, I hope you will be welcomed by Lady Kaga at the station… Read more…

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Chrysler calls half-time in America

on February 13, 2012 by Tim Comments

You probably have all seen Chrysler’s Superbowl ad in which Clint Eastwood gravely pep-talks America as a nation. The YouTube channel adds a nice data visualisation of the video’s spread. Add your reach on Facebook or Twitter to get the message out there. Read more…

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