Funny advertisements always sell! Plain and simple. If you want people to remember your advertising campaign, your corporate identity or product branding, humor is the way to go. It does not only get the attention of consumers, it also make your product or service easier to recall or remember. We love to remember things that make us smile or laugh, don’t we? People love to be entertained that is why laughter has an enormous power when it comes to advertisements. Do you have any advertisement that you seem to remember up to this day? I bet it is one of those advertisements that made you smile or laugh. So if you are a brand manager or a marketer, always remember that as long as people smile, they will surely buy. On the other hand, try to use some serious approach in your advertisement and people will surely find it boring, making them skip your ad.
There are plenty of advertisements out there that makes use of humor element to get the attention of people. Some makes use of funny copy while some are more creative in terms of photography and graphics. So we did a research to come up with some of funny advertisements from around the web. These funny advertisements include not only print ads but also billboard ads and some guerrilla marketing campaigns. Let us know if you have seen funny advertisements but were not included in this list by leaving your comments below.
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Here are 25 great examples of such advertisements. To view the advertisements from source, just click on the link found below each image.
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01 – Toohey’s Beer
02 – Perrier
03 – Vintage Coffee Ad
04 – Coca-Cola Billboard Advertisement
Aside from humor, sex also sells.
06 – Coke Light
07- Jobs In Town
08 – Nivea Hair Care
09 – Have a Break…Sit on a Kitkat
10 – Nothing Can Replace a Tree
The post has a tree shadow? On second look, the tree shadow is actually painted on the pavement.
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11- Schizophrenia can be treated. Seek help.
12- Mouse pad for tired hands
13- Yoga Center
14-Big Pilot Watch
16-The New Mini John Cooper Works
18- FHM Ad
19- Anti-Smoking Campaign
Smoking could kill you.
20-New Audi makes everything else go pale
21- Highway Ad
Any motorist will not miss this billboard ad for a chain of motorway rest stops in Austria.
22- True Blood Posters
23- Olympus Binoculars
24-Change Your Head
25- FedEx ad
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