As a lover of ads, I always look forward to our countdowns of the top ads and marketing trends. This ranking is based on our traffic to nearly 2,000 articles in our marketing trend database.

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Implications - From x-ray business cards to humiliating gym campaigns and guerilla graffiti film promos, advertising and marketing trends have pushed the limits to break through the clutter. Each idea more unique and odder than the previous, these ads and marketing trends in 2009 are going to be tough to beat.