GoDaddy To Promote .Co Domains (And Strong Women) During The Big Game

Does sex sell on Super Bowl Sunday? Seems likes a question with one obvious answer, but not so fast. According to the research gurus at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, SuperBowl spots with sexual imagery take a 10% hit in “likability” vs. ads without racy images. Naturally, GoDaddy’s Bob “You Still Awake?” Parsons has another story […]

Sketchers Dogged By Activists As Super Bowl Approaches

The Super Bowl is coming. The Super Bowl is coming. No Paul Revere’s ghost hasn’t started blogging herein, but The Super Bowl is coming. According to USA Today, Sketchers’ Super Bowl ad will feature a French Bulldog and Mark Cuban, not Kim Kardashian (as it did last year). In response to Sketchers’ new ad, a […]

The Envelope Please…

And the most popular Super Bowl XLV commercial, according to USA TODAY’s Ad Meter is: Which tells us what? That people love dogs? Yes, that’s one thing it says. It’s also interesting to note the other top performers in USA TODAY’s list. My “best of” list doesn’t look anything like USA TODAY’s. Some of my […]

Super Bowl XLV Commercial: Last Night’s Big Mistake

You’d think Crispin Porter + Bogusky and director Christopher Guest would know better, but no. Groupon is being vilified on the Web for running an insensitive Super Bowl ad last night. I have to admit, the spot above contains one of the worst transitions I’ve ever seen. You don’t go from talking about the plight […]

Super Bowl XLV Commercials: Second Half Highlights

Super Bowl XLV Commercials: First Half Highlights

Look To The Field For Long Lasting Brand Value

With all the focus on today’s Super Bowl commercials, it’s easy to lose sight of the real reason for the mass audience. NFL Football. Thankfully, my friend Charlie Quirk, an account executive at Overland Agency in Portland, published a piece on his site and Bleacher Report about how both the Green Bay Packers and the […]

Chevy Puts The Hammer Down On Super Bowl Sunday

Chevy is running 11 Super Bowl ads today. Here’s a handful for your pre- and post-game enjoyment: Previously on AdPulp: Super Bowl XLV Commercial: Hot For Teacher