Decapitated

Photographs of adverts on the street that have been “vandalised” to look like the people in them have been decapitated.

Slob Evolution

Dove Evolution Parody.

New iPhone Ads

Apple have released three new iPhone adverts, I’d originally gone off the idea of an iPhone but these adverts have gotten me thinking about one again. No-idea on the UK release date, but they will be available in the US on June 29.

Intrestingly, Gruber notes that no other cell phone is advertised by showing off the user interface.

Night Drive

Night Drive is a brilliantly inspiring 90—second advert from Volkswagen.

Subliminal ads found on the Food Network

If you thought subliminal advertising was something from science fiction, then think again. The Food Network in the US seems to be running single-frame McDonald’s adverts in their programming.

Scary.

UK advert archive on YouTube

A guy has started to post all the adverts he recorded on UK TV between 1987 and 1995.

Text Link Ads acquired by MediaWhiz

Text Link Ads has been bought out by MediaWhiz, who also seem to be an Internet marketing company. This is only of interest to you if you publish (which I do) or advertise using Text Link Ads. Hopefully we’ll start getting more advertisers in the game and still have the same very quick and helpful customer service I’ve always had.

Publishers: by leveraging MediaWhiz’s agency relationships and sales staff we will be able to sell more ad space on your website. We also will be adding the ability to monetize your website in new ways including: CPA offers and CPM display advertising.

The Invisible Ad

You’ve all heard of The Million Dollar Home Page right? No? Well, basically it’s this business student in Nottingham that set up a website where you can buy a pixel of advertising space for $1, and he has a million pixels on the site for sale, therefore he could make a million dollars.

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Ad blocking for the masses

Adverts, annoying aren’t they? I mean, I can stand the usual text based ads ala Google, I even put them on Ejecutive. But graphical or flash/animated ones just really piss me off, and don’t get me started on pop-ups.

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EjecuAds

If you’re a long term reading (hello to you!), you may remember that I once had Google Adverts on Ejecutive to raise money for charity, and having it turning out to be a relative disaster. You many also remember my position on placing advertisments on Ejecutive for my own monetary gain. I’ve just changed my position.

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