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Wednesday Odds and Ends


-Is this the dumbest shoe ad (video above) you will ever see? link

-Pair of London creatives assign collective nouns to “Creatures of Adland.” link

-Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are the true masters of social media marketing. link

-An updated guide to Mad Men and advertising history. link

-Study finds integrated search and social ads double conversion rates. link

 

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