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Here's The Avengers 2 Trailer, Recut as a Super Ominous Ad for Pinocchio

Late at night, when Wes Craven and David Cronenberg sit around trying to scare each other at the Horror Movie Directors' Spooky Mansion of Fear (look it up, it's a thing), I'm pretty sure the most frightening movie either of them can think of is Disney's disturbing 1940 classic, Pinocchio. Show More Summary

Sony Advertises Its 'Most Beautiful' TV Picture With One of Its Most Beautiful Ads Ever

adam&eveDDB and directors Leila and Damien de Blinkk headed to Canada to film this remarkable new spot for Sony's 4K Ultra HD TV. And indeed, not since Jean-Claude Van Damme and Coors Light have we seen such a noteworthy ad about frozen balls. Show More Summary

Everything You Hate About Advertising Comes to Video With the Onion-Like 'Advertising Insider!'

The advertising trade parody site Adweak.com made quite a slash when it debuted way back in 2001, even meriting mention in an Adweek column. The site itself hasn't been updated since 2005, but Adweak (pronounced Adwee-YAK, or at least...Show More Summary

Flowchart: When You Should (and When You Shouldn't) Work for Free

As we learned again recently, professional creatives tend to get prickly when asked to do work for no compensation. But is it always a bad idea to work for free? Jessica Hische's handy flowchart should help you decide. It's divided into...Show More Summary

BREAKING: Snark Master AdWeak Teams With Stock Footage Company to Launch Advertising Insider

Over the years you've probably seen the AdWeak Twitter account. In fact, the dude behind AdWeak was up to his shenanigans long, long before Twitter took over the world. For the uninitiated, AdWeak pumps out brilliant ad industry-related...Show More Summary

Agency's Pavlovian 'TapServer' To Eradicate Time Sheet Problem With Free Beer

Colle + McVoy has discovered the solution to getting agency employees to complete their timesheets; free beer. Yes, free beer. The agency's creative technologist and IT team collaborated to create a "never-before-seen" tech solution that rewards free beer to employees with up-to-date timesheets. Show More Summary

Strawberry Frog PSA Calls Attention to Need For Ebola-Fighting Medical Supplies

New York-based humanitarian aid organization AFYA Foundation has teamed with Strawberry Frog to create a video campaign which aims to raise awareness of the need for medical supplies to combat the spread of Ebola in Sierra Leone. The...Show More Summary

Volunteer Effort Garners Support For Ukrainian Armed Forces

Kyiv-based ad agency Banda and Radioaktive Film are out with a video which aims to garner support for the Ukranian Armed Forces who have had to leave their families, their friends and their jobs to combat Russians in Eastern Ukraine. The...Show More Summary

If You Think You Deserve A Lion, You Probably Deserve A 'Slashie'

In a hilarious send up to the obscene amount of awards in the advertising industry and the ridiculous length of credits connected to those awards, we have The Slashies. Yes, The Slashies. What's the award for? According to the introShow More Summary

Air New Zealand Gets More Epic Than Ever With Its Newest Middle Earth Safety Video

The wizards at Air New Zealand have conjured up their third J.R.R. Tolkien-themed video in as many years, ahead of the final installment of Peter Jackson's second Middle Earth trilogy, "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies." Directed...Show More Summary

IKEA Releases 'The Shining' Parody for Late Hours

Summary: At times, a parody can seem pretty cheesy, especially when it comes around the holidays. But when you see atypical brands do one, one cannot help but appreciate its addition to the fold. Consumers like parodies because they remind them about another experience; the brand can tie itself to another concept, experience, or event that the consumer can readily recall.

NFL Players Campaign Against Domestic Violence in New PSAs

In an extension of the ‘No More’ movement, over two dozen NFL players participated in ads speaking out against domestic and sexual assault

Mission 22 Fights Veteran Suicide with Massive Awareness Campaign

The number of soldiers who don't survive life as a civilian is a crisis of its own and a mission is underway that's working to change that

NBA’s Golden State Warriors Accomplish Herculean Feats in TV Ads

With help from local agency MUH-TAY-ZIK HOF-FER, the team entices ticket purchase by promising amazing tall tales

Cry ‘Havok’ and Release the Games of War (on November 4th)

Ant Farm's gameplay launch trailer for the hotly anticipated 'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' has released to general acclaim

Porsche Campaign Shows Wearable Tech Fusing with Digital Art

The automaker and 'The Atlantic' creative marketing group produced an event to measure the thrill of driving around a race track

Interactive Radio Ads Let Consumers Vocally Respond to Brands

XAPPmedia's ads are a direct-response marketing tool that connect brands directly with consumers with just a few spoken words

Can 3D Printing Reshape the Agency World?

In-house printers can bring clients prototypes, not promises in a new tech challenge from Marriott

Infographic: The Ideal Length of Everything Online, From Tweets to YouTube Videos

Brands generally understand the most engaging lengths for billboard headlines, print copy and TV spots. But what about tweets, Facebook posts and online videos? The infographic below crunches some data to suggest the ideal length of everything online. Show More Summary

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