Tuesday, June 14th, 2011
While many great advertising conversations are happening on Twitter, there are a bunch of awesome advertising Tumblr blogs that provide creative inspiration, opinion, and industry humor. Here are 11 great advertising Tumblrs we’ve come across:
The Awesome World of Advertising
An illustrated romp through an ad office starring a patient creative who grins and bears the most unbearable clients and colleagues.
The curators and readers of Ad Takeover round up “Today’s Takeovers From Around the Web.” A great place to show of your work, and to get ideas for your next killer takeover.
“Your friendly neighborhood global advertising agency” uses this tumblr as its corporate blog. In addition to the occasional tumblr-style reblog or short post, you’ll find lots of thoughtful long-form blog posts here, in English and French!
Print is still alive (for now)! Trendspotter Jay Mug pulls together great-looking ads from print and beyond into this clean and simple blog.
Hello You Creatives
HYC regularly posts inspirational content for copywriters and other creative professionals. In addition to the blog, they also run a network of similar sites that support emerging creative talent.
Think in Bright Colors
Elyse Gibson is a cheerful copywriter in Minneapolis who shares a nice mix of inspirational posts and personal dispatches from the life of a soon-to-be newlywed.
The Adventures of Ad Girl
Ad girl consistently posts great creative, information and opinion from the world of Advertising. She regularly responds to “Ask Me Anything” questions, creating a nice community around her site.
Things People Don’t Say About Advertising
It hasn’t been updated in a few months, but you can still look through the archives in this hilarious reality checker for ad types.
Do you have a favorite Tumblr advertising blog you like to follow? Let us know who else should be on this list.