September 14, 2014

Simple stupid

Every day I see super complicated campaigns that require people to jump through loops to participate. That’s why this one is so stupidly simple and brilliant.

To quote Creative Review, “Forsman & Bodenfors created a series of Instagram films for Swedish homecare brand Åhléns, which all featured Åhléns products zipping past at high speed. Viewers were then challenged to take screenshots from the films, and snap one of the products. If they achieved this, and posted it on Instagram, they could then purchase the product for half price”.

Enough said.

August 2, 2013

Instagram to win

How do you promote a US$30,000 car like the new Mercedes-Benz CLA to fashionable and image conscious Millennials? Instagram features at the heart of the latest US campaign for the brand. Called Take the Wheel the campaign has enlisted five power-house Instagrammers who are competing with one another for their chance to keep a new CLA if they can secure the most likes from their content. via Adverblog