Can displaying a shocking, disturbing image be worth it to the public good? Shockvertising is reaching new highs, or lows, depending on your opinion.
Industry experts say public-service ads are becoming more shocking than ever. The gallery includes a series of images from PSAs that have evoked a lot of debate and controversial opinion, like the ads against drinking and driving.
Trendhunter.com readers may remember the post below which featured an image of a little girl's face on a woman's body, an ad to bring awareness to statutory rape. AdRants said it was like a "sledgehammer to the face."
Stats for Shockvertising
Trending: Older & Buzzing
Research: 43,851 clicks in 429 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Related: 56 examples / 43 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 20 similar articles, including: octopus-inspired massagers, nostalgic cocktail slushies, and vr computer desktops.
More Stats +/-
Nostalgic Cocktail Slushies
VR Computer Desktops
IoT-Integrated Medical Platforms
Profitable Points Transfer Programs