Save Yourselfie Cracks Down on People Who Are Addicted to Selfies

By: Laura McQuarrie - Published: • References: adeevee
A quick browse through Instagram will show you tons of people who are addicted to selfies, whether they'll admit it or not. The 'Save Yourselfies' social campaign takes a rather harsh approach to squashing selfies, as it's made apparent by the #IfYouSelfieIllDeleteYou hashtag. For the campaign, people who are fed up with selfie addicts are encouraged to share the video, simultaenously encouraging a selfie-addicted friend to put down their camera phone by tagging them.

The video promoting Save Yourselfie shows a rehab group for people who take too many pictures of themselves. Surprisingly, the group seems to have a lot of empty chairs, but these people have abused selfies to a point where they become invisible to others around them from overuse—this must be a selfie-taker's worst nightmare. Stats for Selfie Addiction Campaigns Trending: This Year & Buzzing
Traction: 1,235 clicks in 34 w
Interest: 0.5 minutes
Concept: "addicted To Selfies"
Related: 77 examples / 59 photos
Segment: Neutral, 12-35
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