I don’t want to know what that one thing is but…
… I thought I’d throw in an end-of-day post with some levity. Remember that Burger King mascot that kept the playgrounds empty? Yikes. You can’t always have a literal mascot. That’d be like Facebook having, well, something that looks like this:
WatchMojo produced a highly entertaining compilation of marketing stink bombs. The humor ranges from politically incorrect to flat-out tragic. These ads should be seen by any marketing student, perhaps especially the ones who regard themselves as “edgy.”
By the way, I wish I could have tried “New” Coke back in 1985. Bill Cosby endorsed it!
Video Source: Top 10 Marketing Failures.
Image Source: Face Book, Literally.
Image Source: Burger King Mascot.