Hidden Talents – What are yours?

Incredible Video. From Seth Godins blog The Dip. What allows some people go through life with a dream and the knowledge that they have the ability to achieve it but they do not chase it? Fear paralyzes them and their dreams. If agencies and clients stopped being fearful of risk and failure how much better … Continue reading

Talking and Driving

A new print campaign from Saatchi & Saatchi Praha. The work is interesting and eye-catching, but I can’t get over the fact that if people are against driving while talking on the cell phones, why are their passenger seats in cars? (understand that your hand might be off the wheel but what about hands free?) … Continue reading

Apple Rewards Creative Customer

Found a really interesting article on the Wired blog a few days ago. Nick Haley, a huge Apple fan, posted his version of an iPod Touch 30 second TV spot. He used footage from the web and found a song that he thought fit well with the video and then posted it to YouTube where … Continue reading

Canadian Facebook Statistics

After playing with the Facebook Flyer this afternoon, I wanted to share some interesting and current Canadian based statistcs from the network. Much has been said about the popularity of Facebook. With over 35 million profiles and many more each day, it has become one of the most popular social networks (based on North American … Continue reading

Going for it.

This video isn’t new but for those of you who haven’t seen, it showcases Jake Brown’s final big air jump at last years X-Games. Not only did Jake land a 720, he free fell from approximately 4-stories and the speed of his impact (projected at over 20MPH) blew his shoes right off his feet. Thankfully … Continue reading

We Didn’t Start the Viral

Want a quick referesher of everything that’s gotten popular on the web? Check out this quick video which showcases some of the most popular viral content on the web over the last couple of years. Funny stuff. We Didnt Start The Viral – Watch more free videos

Chuck Porter at the CMA Digital Conference

I returned about 3 hours ago from an interesting morning at the CMA Digital Marketing conference. I was privileged to see Chuck Porter from CP+B speak. He made a great point about how there is no real secret to creating viral. The only secret is to create a lot and hope some of it works. … Continue reading

GodTube.com – Broadcast Him

Yes. This actually exists. As the web continues to grow, many of the most popular sites (like YouTube, Facebook and MySpace) will soon make way for specific niche social networks. In a recent post about Ning, we discussed a number of different niche groups around very specific interests – from Vampires to Cabbage Patch doll … Continue reading

VW shadow poster

This is genius. Click to enlarge. Found on Adgoodness

Google to track TV ads

According to the NY Times Google is about to announce a partnership with Nielsen Company. Nielsen is currently the authority of TV tracking and with this partnership they hope to give advertisers a more vivid and accurate snapshot than ever before of how many people are viewing commercials on a second-by-second basis, and who those … Continue reading