David Ogilvy on How to Create Advertising that Sells

if you won't give up smoking for your lungs, heart or throat, maybe you'il do it for your penis.

Creative ads

Outdoor: Clever ad for HSBC by Ogilvy & Mather Mumbai ad agency in India. The bank wanted to raise awareness of the dangers of global warming, so the ad guys glued an aerial photo of a city's skyscrapers to the base of a swimming pool.

Creative ads

10 Innovative Subway Advertisements

An advertisement by Jung von Matt/Alster for watchmaker IWC. Bus straps have been fashioned from images of IWC’s Big Pilot’s Watch to allow bus travellers near the airport to try before they buy at Berlin, Germany. 16 more advertisements after the jump.

Very creative effort. If you missed the issue, you can see the retro ads here:  http://adage.com/article/mediaworks/retro-ads-newsweek-s-mad-men-issue/233377/

Today, Newsweek heads back to dropping a retro issue inspired by Mad Men's return. Ad Age reports: The "Mad Men"-themed issue can't include one big category from the tobacco advertising, which Newsweek no longer ac… Read

Great stair-ads. Creative space management from IKEA.

Stupendous Steps: 15 Great Escalator & Stair Ambient Ads

IKEA Stairs Advertisement Store’s main staircase was presented as a chest of drawers, with everything inside neatly organized.

Life's too short for the wrong job!

117 Funniest Creative Job and Recruitment Ads

Clever ad on the side of an ATM machine. "Life is too short for the wrong job.