Well, there has been a rash of some very clever outrageous marketing lately that I just have to share with you.
First, I am sure you saw something about this online but did you know what it was for or who did it?
This wonderful piece was dreamed up by PR firm Taylor Herring to publicize the 3rd season of King of Thrones coming for BlinkBox Streaming TV service.
This is the same firm that came up with the 12′ tall Mr. Darcy to promote the BBC’s new Drama channel.
You can click the images to read the full story.
So what’s my point? Well, for one thing, both of these stunts have gotten a mass amount of exposure for not just the client, but also the PR firm.
Here is another one I love. This one from Wieden + Kennedy for Old Spice.
Yes, these are all from huge companies with major league advertising budgets and world-class PR and agencies. Still, scaling the concept down to fit your budget and your market is really something you should think about giving a shot.
What are you doing to market outrageously?