Double Take Advertising

To stand out, outdoor ads need more than enticing visuals

Implications - While billboards are large, often eye-catching and generally placed in high traffic areas, their ubiquity generally leaves them overlooked. Very rarely do people take notice, and even if they do, most ads are only seen for a few seconds. So how do you get people to look twice? Here are some great examples.
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Wind-Sensitive Billboards - Skirt Lifts on Secret Diary of a Call Girl
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Warm 38,413 Clicks Pub: Apr 30, 08
Wind-Sensitive Billboards
Skirt Lifts on Secret Diary of a Call Girl
As a companion to their editorial-style print ads, Prime TV collaborated with DRAFTFCB ad agency, Auckland on a naughty outdoor billboard campaign for the British TV show Secret Diary of a Call Girl. Just… [More]
Billboard Assvertising - 5 Examples
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Warm 54,835 Clicks Pub: Apr 6, 08
Billboard Assvertising
5 Examples
Although boobs are probably the number one used body part in advertising, the ass does get its fair share of attention as well. It even has its own "assvertising" ad gimmick name. Here we bring you five… [More]
Anonymous Texts at Bus Stops - Big Brother's Creepy Bluetooth Campaign
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Warm 16,966 Clicks Pub: May 13, 08
Anonymous Texts at Bus Stops
Big Brother's Creepy Bluetooth Campaign
To promote popular reality show Big Brother 2008 on Channel TEN in Australia, advertising agency Marketforce in Perth came up with a unique bluetooth SMS campaign that really caught people by surprise.… [More]
Creative Playboy Billboard - PLAY, BOY!
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Warm 16,773 Clicks Pub: Apr 6, 08
Creative Playboy Billboard
PLAY, BOY!
Oh, how I love creative subtle advertising like this PLAYB0Y outdoors billboard in Germany. The challenge was to create a billboard that makes men aware of PLAYB0Y in a subtle unusual way using the idea… [More]
Puzzle Billboards - McDonald's Sort Your Head Out Campaign
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Warm 21,690 Clicks Pub: Apr 23, 08
Puzzle Billboards
McDonald's Sort Your Head Out Campaign
McDonald's has been on a roll with some very creative campaigns recently. The latest is an outdoor billboard that invites you to "sort your head out" with their 1 Euro large coffee. The billboard is… [More]
Interactive Bus Stop Ads - Crank Up the Bikini Model's Tan
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Warm 15,340 Clicks Pub: Apr 21, 08
Interactive Bus Stop Ads
Crank Up the Bikini Model's Tan
Most of the time, people don't pay much attention to bus stop ads, but every once in a while, there are ads so clever, you can't help but be captivated by them. This interactive bus stop billboard from… [More]
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