30 Crazy Creative Advertisements That Will Make You Look Twice
Ads is all about getting exposure of the brand to the customer. It affects the subconscious of someone into choosing that specific brand of a product. Powerful ads would be able to affect someone’s choice. To have that effect going, it’s all about being creative. It’s all about setting up guerrilla marketing tactics – the art of designing an unusual ad would make a person look longer than typical posters. Here’s some of the greatest creative ads out there that has a powerful impact to the consumers.
1. Truck Size Mars Candy Bar
It’s a giant candy bar is sure gonna get a lot of kids drooling! This truly brilliant! The mars bar shape is just right for the truck. Sticking ad decals all over the truck to simulate a real life candy bar is sure to catch some eye. It might even get people hungry for some!
2. Bigelow Giant Tea Cup
Now that’s a huge cup of tea! The Bigelow tea company has done it right! Just by putting a huge tea bag hanger transforms a normal cup-shaped planter into a cup of giant tea!
3. DHL Maze Ads
DHL is all about sending your package to your destination quickly and safely. There’s no better way to represent this than using this one of a kind maze billboard. The ball moves from point A to point B. Then, it will be transferred back to point A again and repeat its motion. It’s interesting to watch and definitely brings a huge impact to the branding of the company.
4. Kleenex Tissue Van
Kleenex has elevated their company delivery van to the next level with this catchy ads idea. Not only it runs to transport their product to malls and shops, it also runs to deliver a stunning impact on their product! The sheet of plastic which supposingly be the tissue will be blown like a cape when the van moves.
5. Martor, Solingen Blades
A blade so sharp, it could cut rocks! This German company is the proud manufacturer of sharp razor blades that are used for art projects. They cut boards and plastic materials very well. Architectural and hobbyist can use them for their projects.
6. Pedigree Bus Shelter
Pedigree is a well-known pet food brand that has been thriving in the pet industry for a long time. In this ad, we get to see a unique setup of ad on a bus shelter. Right at the middle of the yellow plain wall is a poop bag dispenser. Pretty handy when you’re walking your dog and realized you need something to take care of their excrement.
7. Red Gold Canned Tomatoes
Everybody loves it big! This canned tomatoes billboard is here to make you smile! It’s not everyday you get to see a 3D ad and this company does it marvelously! There’s even a huge tomato plant twining through the billboard pole.
8. Hero Blood Donor Spiderman
Blood donors are heroes! This message is depicted perfectly via this ad for Hellenic Association of Blood Donors. It’s Spiderman in action. Instead of shooting webs, he’s shooting a string of blood to the pack!
9. Colgate Toothpaste
Make your teeth shine with Colgate! This brilliant toothpaste ads really does shine! The light from the toothpaste on top seemingly makes the tooth shine bright. This conveys one obvious message that the consumers too can have such a shiny tooth with their product!
10. Formula Toothpaste
Here’s another smart idea that exaggerates the effect of using their toothpaste! It makes them so strong, you can tear through metal! That’s another way to add zinc into your diet maybe?
11. TopFit Fitness Club
There’s nothing more attractive than seeing a hot guy doing pull ups! This unusual billboard ads exceed the common expectations of the common ads design. The dude is hanging at the bottom in a sexy and popping manner! What a great way to attract attention!
12. Naval Museum of Alberta
Is that a submarine telescope extending out from the ground? That’s probably what most of us would wonder upon seeing such a guerilla ads. And that’s what’s catchy about it!
13. Australia Post Stamp In A Bus Stop
Ever wanted to see a post stamp of yourself? Australia Post had their ad designed with a mirror at the edge of the huge envelope. Now, you can see how a stamp with your face looks like. This ad design encourage the interactivity between consumers and their brand!
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15. Quit Plan
The incredibly big crooked cigarette butt is sure to catch some eyes. One glance at the huge board displaying a website with the word “quit” along with the cigarette at the bottom is all that is needed to understand what they want to deliver. It’s a website that helps people to quit smoking! It’s huge and simple yet it delivers the message incredibly well.
16. Frying Pan
Now that’s a huge frying pan! It’s almost a common tactic to use big items to catch people’s attention. This huge frying pan definitely made some heads turn! Let’s fry some Godzilla eggs!
17. National Geographic Bus Ads
Oh the horror! That grandma just got swallowed by a bus shark! National Geographic Channel is well-known for their interesting documentaries. This time, they took the advantage of setting up an ads with the mouth of a shark. As the door opens, so will the shark!
18. McDonald’s Fries Crossing
A normal pedestrian crossing gets a delicious upgrade with the shape of fries! This is one bold ads that will certainly influence the public in a big way.
19. Frontline Flea & Tick Spray Ads
Being in the pest control industry, there’s nothing more horrifying than seeing huge ticks! This is even more shocking when you see fleas with the size of humans! A huge dog scratching decal is stuck to the floor of the shopping mall. At first, it seems nothing peculiar until people starts walking on it. That’s when the illusion is complete!
20. Giant Carrot
If you’re selling carrots, this is one epic way to show how good your produce really are! It takes the advantage of street trees in a creative way. By wrapping an exterior shell that looks like a carrot over the trunk of the tree, it creates the appearance of a huge carrot!
21. Heineken Giant Bottle
Heineken is a popular brand that has been in the beer industry for a long time. In this ads, we get to see a huge hand from the background trying to get a hold of the beer! It’s sort of a mix of horror and booze.
22. Koleston Natural Hair Coloring
Koleston Natural takes pride in their hair coloring product that uses natural ingredients. This execution of this advertisement using silhouette works extremely well with the natural sunset background.
23. Ponds Face Wash
Everyone hates pimples! It destroys our confidence and just makes us want to hide our face. This applies the same as well for this billboard! She’s so shy to show herself!
24. Capsico, Red Pepper Sauce
Hot sauce excites our taste buds and just makes food 100% much more enjoyable. That’s what this Capsico sauce is all about! It’s so hot the billboard gets melted away!
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Having fun by the beach would never be complete without a shower facility and cold drinks! Sprite combined these two essentials together by setting up the shower spot looking like a giant drink dispenser!
27. Lipton Peach Tea
How do you think a telephone booth feels when it got a new suit? Pretty good I tell ya! This ads take the advantage of the shape of the booth and remodeled it into a brand new Lipton Peach Tea bottle!
28. Air Pollution Awareness Ads
Air pollution harms not just only harm the environment but also affect our health. In some cases, it will even cause diseases that would put life at risk. While seemingly this huge revolver has just fired some shots, hence smoke is coming out of the barrel, it actually delivers the message that air pollution kills. Strong and powerful, hope this ads can set some people to do the right thing for the environment.
29. IWC Watch Maker
IWC are companies that make watch. And this ads totally blows their brand in an incredible way! The strap that is meant to give support to passengers get a makeover into that of a watch. Now, everyone can get to see how IWC watches look like on their wrists!
30. Hunger Awareness Ads – Feed South Africa
Shopping cart is where you would put your stuffs in. The designer creatively put decals onto the base of the shopping cart. So, every time you put your groceries in, it will be like giving them food at the same time. Quite a smart way to promote hunger awareness.