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#Advertising

# advertising - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Product placement is here to stay, so we’d better get used to it Opinion

Product placement is here to stay, so we’d better get used to it

Product placement can be annoying but advertising is a necessary evil of our favourite shows.

# advertising - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Another American Apparel ad has been banned for sexualising children

It’s the second time in six months the fashion label has fallen foul of UK authorities.

# advertising - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Coca-Cola is redesigning its packaging so all of its flavours look the same

It serves to highlight how confusing Coke thinks its brand extensions have become.

# advertising - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

# advertising - Monday 2 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man says Claudia Schiffer is a liar, Astras DO break down Careful Now

# advertising - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Watch: Ad for ‘the world’s slimmest phone’ banned for objectifying women

Authorities in the United Kingdom received several complaints about the ad.

# advertising - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Telegraph writer resigns, claiming advertisers were influencing stories

Peter Oborne said the paper was too close to HSBC.

# advertising - Monday 16 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge That ‘sexist’ McDonald’s ad has been removed from YouTube Maccy D's

That ‘sexist’ McDonald’s ad has been removed from YouTube

The ad featured Irish lads being told to “man up”.

# advertising - Monday 2 February, 2015

Hey, big spender: Ryanair made its very own Super Bowl ad

A typical 30 second ad during the Super Bowl sets you back $4.5 million.

From The Daily Edge Twitter absolutely explodes over Fiat’s Super Bowl ad Uplifting

Twitter absolutely explodes over Fiat’s Super Bowl ad

This wins the award for 2015’s strangest commercial so far.

# advertising - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie NFL to run unsettling domestic violence ad based on real 911 call during Super Bowl Prime Time

NFL to run unsettling domestic violence ad based on real 911 call during Super Bowl

It’s part of the NFL’s ‘No More’ campaign.

# advertising - Saturday 24 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge This dummy spotted in Dublin is some serious nightmare fuel Gonna Getcha

# advertising - Sunday 28 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ads for Transformer toys and Barbie’s Star Traveller were a big worry in the 1980s…. Recession

Ads for Transformer toys and Barbie’s Star Traveller were a big worry in the 1980s….

The country was in the midst of a recession with unemployment up to 16.1%.

# advertising - Thursday 18 December, 2014

# advertising - Sunday 30 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge TV3′s swanky new ad features a brilliantly creepy shot of Vincent Browne New Dawn
From TheJournal.ie Poll: How often do you tune into Oireachtas TV? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How often do you tune into Oireachtas TV?

Organisers aren’t expecting thousands of viewers.

From TheJournal.ie The Oireachtas really wants you to know it broadcasts the Dáil on TV Advertising

The Oireachtas really wants you to know it broadcasts the Dáil on TV

The parliament’s communications unit is stepping up an advertising campaign.

# advertising - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge A Tipperary couple are in the Stella Artois Christmas ad being wonderfully Irish Yule Like This

A Tipperary couple are in the Stella Artois Christmas ad being wonderfully Irish

Excellent reaction to getting the gift of a lifetime.

# advertising - Friday 21 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Um, WHAT is this truck in Dublin advertising? Boxed

# advertising - Sunday 16 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Did you notice these companies changed their logos this year? Logo Agogo

Did you notice these companies changed their logos this year?

They’re so different. Mostly.

# advertising - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Facebook simplifies its privacy policy so that you might actually read it this time

The shortened policy also hints towards its long-rumoured payments transfer service, but you still won’t have much control over how your data is used.

# advertising - Thursday 6 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Christmas is officially here… The John Lewis ad is out (and it’s good) Monty The Penguin
From The Daily Edge Clever campaign uses Tinder to tell men about Irish sex trafficking Tinder

# advertising - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The Sun’s ‘win a date with a Page 3 girl’ ad banned Demeaning

The Sun’s ‘win a date with a Page 3 girl’ ad banned

The ad was described as “demeaning to women”.

# advertising - Friday 31 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Honda’s brilliant new interactive ad is the coolest thing you’ll see today Alternate Universe

# advertising - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Soon after completing its Facebook deal, Whatsapp’s CEO has no plans to make money

For now, his only concern is to grow its userbase and bring voice calls to the app early next year.

# advertising - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Burger King’s claim that its Satisfries have 30% less fat doesn’t cut it Ad Enough

Burger King’s claim that its Satisfries have 30% less fat doesn’t cut it

The FAI, Eircom and Volkswagen were also hit with complaints.

# advertising - Sunday 19 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge This is how they advertise cough drops in Finland Aaaaaaarrrrrrgggghhhhh

# advertising - Friday 10 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Everyone’s loving this travel agency’s unintentionally hilarious ad Thorne Travel

# advertising - Thursday 9 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s why people are confused by Airtricity’s new orangutan advert Going Ape

Here’s why people are confused by Airtricity’s new orangutan advert

No, there isn’t an invasion of giant apes.

# advertising - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge This vasectomy ad subtly gets its message across Nailed It

This vasectomy ad subtly gets its message across

Advertising done right.

# advertising - Monday 29 September, 2014

Aldi scores massive sales boost as supermarkets declare all-out ad war

The German discount chain nearly doubled its advertising spend on the way to record turnover.

Facebook ads are going to follow people around the web with Atlas launch

The launch of Atlas, its new ad platform, will allow advertisers to target demographics on desktop, mobile and other sites, but the company says that users’ identities will remain anonymous.

# advertising - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Newbridge ad deemed too sexy (not the Ronan O’Gara one) Mad Men

Newbridge ad deemed too sexy (not the Ronan O’Gara one)

The advertisement was deemed ‘overtly sexual in nature’ and ‘provocative’ by the ASAI.

# advertising - Thursday 18 September, 2014

‘We’re not like them’: Apple boss takes jab at companies that monetise personal data

Tim Cook said in a letter on privacy that Apple doesn’t let government services access the company’s information.

# advertising - Monday 15 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Should Ireland have a motto? What should it be? What's The Motto You

Should Ireland have a motto? What should it be?

“A1, Sharon” has our vote.

# advertising - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Apple’s iOS ads could become more annoying as fullscreen ads arrive

Two new ad formats for iPhone and iPad will allow fullscreen ads and pre-roll videos to be included in apps and games.

# advertising - Sunday 17 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Weird Wide Web: A Facebook scam, a Forrest Gump game and a pop-up ad apology Facebook

Weird Wide Web: A Facebook scam, a Forrest Gump game and a pop-up ad apology

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# advertising - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Here’s how you can prevent ad tracking from happening on your phone

Because not everyone wants their data to be used for advertising purposes.

# advertising - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s the Nokia advert that’s making people angry on Twitter Chinese Burn
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