Crying Tots And B-Ball Shots: 5 Ads You Should Watch Right Now

One brand makes kids cry while another turns one into a sports hero. Well, that’s Adland for you!

After a week watching the best (and sadly worst) video ads on the web, we’ve picked the five essential ones to watch so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying the weekend.

So without further ado, here is our weekly round-up of the five ads you should watch right now.

Enjoy!

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This article originally appeared in Contagious.

The words “comedy gold” certainly don’t spring to mind when you think of controversial TV show Game of Thrones or moody rockers Coldplay.  But look at the top of this month’s Global Ads Chart and you may have to think again.

The hit HBO show and the UK rock band teamed up in May for the US version of Red Nose Day to film Game of Thrones: The Musical‘- and the results from the 12-minute skit have been something truly staggering.

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Brands are increasingly recognizing the influence of short-form video as a way to attract and engage an audience online. If you were wondering which advertisers are coming out on top in the attention battle for bite-sized consumer attention, we’ve got you covered. 

With just 6 seconds to impress, creativity is key and we’ve rounded up this week’s 6 best branded Vines to share a little inspiration. (more…)

Brands are increasingly recognizing the influence of short-form video as a way to attract and engage an audience online. If you were wondering which advertisers are coming out on top in the attention battle for bite-sized consumer attention, we’ve got you covered. 

With just 6-seconds to impress, creativity is key and we’ve rounded up this week’s 6 best branded Vines to share a little inspiration.

This week we have Doritos magic and Robe Lowe taking a cheeky dig at hipsters.

Enjoy!

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Justin Timberlake plays a celebrity lime, angels lose their wings and Lionel Messi becomes Iron Man. Yep, it’s just another week in Adland.

After a week watching the best (and worst) video advertisements on the net, we’ve picked the five essential ones to watch so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying the weekend.

So without further ado, here is our weekly round-up of the five ads you should watch right now.

Enjoy and have a great weekend!

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