“Sorry, can’t hear you, Marge. I’m clapping.” Before God invented Netflix and PVRs, you had to sit through a battery of commercials every time you turned on the idiot box. Most of them made you wonder why the hell Philo Taylor Farnsworth didn’t also invent something to block out commercials. Like Netflix or PVRs. But […]
Before God invented Netflix and PVRs, you had to sit through a battery of commercials every time you turned on the idiot box. Most of them made you wonder why the hell Philo Taylor Farnsworth didn’t also invent something to block out commercials. Like Netflix or PVRs. But occasionally, a television ad struck gold to […]
Fogle, well known from his appearances on Subway television commercials, was seen for a time outside his home in Zionsville, a suburb northwest of Indianapolis, as law enforcement agents removed electronics from the house, Authorities searched the Indiana home of Subway sandwich chain pitchman Jared Fogle on Tuesday, about two months after the executive director […]
Editor’s Note: Scott Ferber is chairman and chief executive of the video technology services firm Videology, and the co-founder of Advertising.com (now a.. Those technological changes are providing more advertising opportunities, at more affordable prices than ever before, making Super Bowl XLIX the year that you see the most result from your Super Bowl advertising –even […]
It’s not easy being Ronald McDonald. But for 25 Ronald McDonalds from around the country — including one from Oak Ridge — it has finally paid off. Thanks to their name, they appear in new television commercials that introduce Taco Bell’s breakfast menu.
This is a TV commercial made in the early 1980s while Mark was still a rock and roll radio DJ on Z-93. You can tell by the haircut that this was before he started in television. There was a discount jeans place in Colorado called “Germer’s.” According to Mark, the owner made obnoxious commercials that […]
International Commercial Television, Inc.’s flagship DermaWand product was ranked #21 long-form retail products sold on TV by media for September 2013. As Ranked by Infomercial Monitoring Service, Inc.
The 30-second spot, titled “Metal Mastered,” shows abstract liquid gold swirling into place, forming the phone- which is then activated using the new fingerprint scanner. It features the song “Ooh La La” by Goldfrapp.
Brett Eldredge has a pretty sweet day job as a country music singer but it turns out, he moonlights as an infomercial host! Watch his hilarious commercial.
A RECENT Cheerios television ad has all of the elements that viewers usually glaze over because of their sheer ubiquity: a light-filled, eat-in kitchen with an attractive mother checking off tasks at the table, a button-down shirt and slacks-wearing father indulging in a quick after-work nap and a chubby-cheeked, curly-haired 6-year-old girl with a lisp.
Driving consumers to buy with Neuromarketing. Acquirgy and noted neuromarketing expert and “Brainfluence” author Roger Dooley announce the publication of a new complimentary eBook, “The Psychology Behind DRTV Strategy” that explores what goes into crafting a successful infomercial or short-form TV commercial.
For most of us — despite our heroic efforts — life isn’t perfect.Isn’t it comforting, then, to sit back in a comfy chair, turn on the television, watch a commercial and learn that there’s a product out there that will solve the very the problem that’s vexing us at that moment. By Ellen WarrenChicago Tribune
A program-length TV commercial (also done sometimes on radio) that’s very similar in appearance to a news program, talk show or other non-advertising format that provides consumers with in-depth information on a product or service. Infomercial definition from Entrepreneur’s small business encyclopedia.
The Bolts partner up with TV pitchman Anthony Sullivan with their latest ticket package, with opinions on the package and commercial varying from positive to stereotypical.