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Eyeballs Galore! Design Army’s Latest Video

Design Army’s latest creative video promotion is a quirky avalanche of eyeballs. Eyeball everything. Eyeball cupcakes, eyeball ping-pong balls, eyeball Halloween costumes and even a dog named Iris. The promotion shows the whimsical story of the eyewear retail store, Georgetown Optician, which consists of a family who loves fashionable eyewear. “The goal of the Georgetown Optician...

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The Sound of Advertising: Beatles for Sale

For those of us who came of age in the 1960s, The Beatles are sacred ground. They provided the soundtrack to our lives. When I hear “Revolution” I’m immediately transported to the summer of ’68 when I walked into Korvettes (ask your grandparents) and purchased the 45 RPM single (ask your parents) of “Hey...

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Shutterstock and Facebook Ad Creation Tool

If you haven’t heard about the Shutterstock and Facebook collaboration, you’ll want to be in-the-know. The Facebook ad creation tool will soon have Shutterstock directly integrated into it. For any folks that do work in advertising or marketing (for yourself or your company), this will be a great tool. According to Shutterstock, Facebook will...

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INspiration Wednesday: George Lois

“Most people work at keeping their job, rather than doing a good job. If you’re the former, you’re leading a meaningless life. If you’re the latter, keep up the good work.”   George Lois (born June 26, 1931) is an American art director, designer, author and one of the original “Mad Men”.  A unique...

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Cool Print Ads

These cooler than cool ads for Austin-based Amy’s Ice Cream perfectly capture the quirky charm of this unusual ice cream brand. They were designed by Eric Timmerman who is also responsible for the brand’s amazing packaging. The fantastic photos were taken by Eric Morales. These are not a normal ice cream print advertisements, because...