Oct 4, 2012

The First Ever Facebook Advert

Chris Harris
Oct 4th, 2012 - 1 min read

What do you do when your site hits 1 billion users? You start marketing it. Well that’s how Facebook are doing it anyway…

The social network has hired creative agency (and Harkable friends) Wieden + Kennedy to create this 90 second film below. The film includes analogies for what Facebook does – bring people together, and is shot beautifully.

You can read what Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook’s Head of Consumer Marketing Rebecca Van Dyke had to say about their inaugural ad-spot on Facebook’s blog and AdAge respectively. Or make up your own mind by watching it yourself here.

What do you think? Let us know in the comments…


Chris Harris
Oct 4th, 2012 - 1 min read
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