Posts about "adverts"

Hello. I’m in an advert.

Published on 23 February 2011 in , , , ,

Hello. I'm a woman, in an advert. You can tell I'm a woman because I'm wearing a dress. Or maybe a skirt. But not trousers. Because women don't wear trousers. And certainly not jeans. Women don't wear such clothes. Only someone who doesn't care about their appearance would look so bad.c

Just Google It

Published on 11 November 2009 in , , , ,

Martin Belam's written before about the trend of adverts to tell you to search for "something" rather than give a web address to remember. It's happening more and more, however normally the ads give you just a bit more to go on that this advert that was plastered around Dublin on a recent visit there.

Ad-blocking by Sledgehammer

Published on 6 September 2003 in ,

Trying to crack a nut with a sledgehammer doesn't turn out too well normally. However people will try it and it will have repercussions. As web developers, perhaps we should be making sure there are some saftey precautions...