In 2014, brands around the globe turned to YouTube as the platform to connect with their audience. From challenging societal norms to expanding on existing hit stories, from collaborating with YouTube talent to integrating into major global events, 2014 was a banner year for brands on YouTube.
"2014 YouTube Ads Rewind: A Global Look Back"
Wren - FIRST KISS
Save the Children - Most Shocking Second a Day Video
cardstore - World's Toughest Job
Always - #LikeAGirl
Dove - Patches
Evian - The Amazing Baby & me 2
Pepsi Max - Jeff Gordon: Test Drive 2
GoProCamera - GoPro HERO4: The Adventure of Life in 4K
Samsung Mobile - Samsung GALAXY S5 - Official Introduction
Purina/BuzzFeedVideo - Dear Kitten
Pringles/Dude Perfect - Ping Pong Trick Shot
Coca Cola/Kurt Hugo Schneider - Safe & Sound
NHTSA/Rhett & Link - I'm a TextPert
GE/Slo-Mo Guys - Super Hydroponic Surface
Pepsi Max/Damian Walters - Human Loop to Loop
Nike Football - Winner Stays
Nike Football - The Last Game
Beats by Dre | The Game Before The Game
P&G - Thank You, Mom
SamsungMobile - #GALAXY11: The Training
Duracell - Trust Your Power
adidas - The Dream: all in or nothing
Budweiser Super Bowl XLVIII -- "Puppy Love"
Voiceover, Dialog, Spoken Text, Script, or Lyrics
Nice to meet you.
Nice to meet you.
What was your name again?
365 days a year.
Uh, no, there are no breaks available.
That's, that's very insane.
Is that even legal?
Now throw like a girl. Throw like a girl.
Why can't "Run like a girl" also win the race?
Feeling really beautiful.
It's just a patch.
Really been a life-altering experience.
This is gonna be good.
He's not gonna know what's coming.
Dear Kitten. Welcome to the household.Oh, boy.
Yeah, you're good.
Told me it couldn't be done. Told me I should just quit. Now I'm here.
Do you wanna play for real?
You risk everything to win.
2014 YouTube Ads Rewind
In 2014 Ads sparked conversation and challenged social norms
Most Shocking Second A Day Video
World's Toughest Job - #worldstoughestjob - Official Video
Brands built on successful storylines
evian - Spider-Man The Amazing Baby & me 2
Jeff Gordon" Test Drive 2 | Pepsi Max | Prank
Innovation was unveiled
GoPro HERO4: The Adventure of Life in 4K
Samsung GALAXY S5 - Official Introduction
Brands collaborated with creators to reach passionate communities
In 2014, ads were center stage at major cultural events
Nike Football: Winner stays. ft. Ronaldo, Neymar Jr., Rooney, Ibrahimovic, Iniesta & more
Special Thanks to our YouTube Musicians
Michael Thurber: Musical Director, stand up bass
Kurt Hugo Schneider: Composer, keyboard
Mike Relm: Visual Director
Scott Bradlee: Keyboard
Taylor Davis: Violin
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