14 Of The World's Most Brilliant Advertisements

It's sometimes forgotten how powerful print advertising can be in getting a message across, whether it's a small scale magazine ad or a massive billboard. These images below remind us of the effectiveness of print advertising campaigns, including one in the Indonesian capital.


Frontline Flea & Tick Spray at a mall in Jakarta, Indonesia

Source: twistedsifter.com

Source: twistedsifter.com

Fill in carefully - an ingenious ad for recruiting new tattoo artists

source: demilked.com

source: demilked.com

IBM - Smarter Ideas for Smarter Cities

source: ibm.com

source: ibm.com

Mercedes-Benz Christmas advertisement

source: mbca.org

source: mbca.org

A bold advertising campaign by Unicef

source: adsoftheworld.com

source: adsoftheworld.com

A great concept from Gold's Gym

source: getfitorfat.com

source: getfitorfat.com

BBC emphasising the importance of reporting both sides of a story

Source: adsoftheworld.com

Source: adsoftheworld.com

Environmental awareness ad from WWF

source: adsoftheworld.com

source: adsoftheworld.com

Parking space for Jeeps

source: sketchevents.co.uk

source: sketchevents.co.uk

ThaiHealth ad discouraging driving when fatigued

source: metapicture.com

source: metapicture.com

VW ad discouraging texting and driving

source: captiv8.com

source: captiv8.com

Sia Huat 'For The Sharpest Knives' ad 

source: theberry.com

source: theberry.com

Mondo Pasta ad

source: flickr.com

source: flickr.com

Panasonic nose hair trimmer

source: webneel.com

source: webneel.com