Best Viral Ads of 2007

Would you believe more than 5-million users chose to watch a commercial last year?  It’s true.  According to YouTube, that’s how many people watched the “Gorilla Drummer” ad for Cadbury last year, making it the most successful viral ad of the year.  Smirnoff’s Green Tea Partay came next with 3.4-million viewers.

Is your creative message strong enough to cut through all the cluttered ads on traditional media?  Okay, but is it good enough for millions of potential customers to WANT to watch your COMMERCIAL?  Now, how good is your idea – really?

Watch the Top 5 viral-video ads of 2007 as rated by GoViral and reported by Financial Times

#1 – Cadbury – Gorilla Drummer – August 2007 – Fallon Agency (Juan Cabral)

#2 – Smirnoff Green Tea Partay – August 2007 – J Walter Thompson NY (TyMontague)

#3 – Ray Ban – Catch Sunglasses –  May 2007 – Cutwater Agency (Travis Britton)

#4 – Blendtec Will It Bleed –  July 2007 – Own Productions

#5 – Lynx/Axe Bom Chicka Wah Wah –  May 2007 – BBH Copenhagen (William Gelner)

3 Responses to “Best Viral Ads of 2007”

  1. I really enjoyed watching the videos this morning, but unfortunately they have been removed from Youtube or the url changed. Such a pity!

  2. The links for YouTube still work for me tonight. Thanks for checking out my blog.

  3. The last link is wrong…? Do you have the right one?

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