April 20, 2012
Five weeks on the Viral Video Chart and 45.6 million views in counting are fueling downloads of the game.
April 12, 2012
Mobile phones rule the Viral Video Chart this week, and with two spots rolling out big, Google is king.
April 05, 2012
Samsung's "Elephant Plays with Galaxy Note" spot racked up more than 2 million views this past week, putting it in fourth place on our chart.
March 29, 2012
German brand is waving the flag for zero-emissions fuel cell, which produces no toxic output, only water vapor after burning hydrogen as fuel.
March 22, 2012
If web views are any indication, the Rovio franchise has at least one more hit left: space.
March 15, 2012
"Kony2012," which drew attention to crimes against children in East Africa, registered more than 95 million views last week, and well over 112 million total views since it was released nine days ago.
March 08, 2012
K-Swiss and Carl's Jr. land on Viral Chart by appealing to based male humor, and instincts.
March 02, 2012
Another week, another sexually charged ad to debut on the Viral Video Chart -- but this time, it's from a less expected source.
February 22, 2012
The group's previous campaigns have been larded with gratuitous sex appeal, but its latest effort may set a new benchmark for tackiness.
February 16, 2012
While VW's "The Force" was the clear winner in last year's battle of the Super Bowl ads, this year's crop are still fighting it out.
February 09, 2012
Old wisdom: releasing your Super Bowl ad early on the web builds excitement and buzz for your spot and gives it a huge boost online. New wisdom: still true, but it's not necessarily a requirement.
February 02, 2012
A clever PR stunt helps Honda trounce VW's "Bark Side" and every other Super Bowl-themed ad on the Viral Chart.
January 26, 2012
Is the future of the sitcom a syndicated viral webisode series broken into three seven-minute chunks weekly? Alloy and a handful of advertisers are giving it a try, anyway.
January 18, 2012
What's that guy doing skulking around what looks like a Best Buy? Showing you how to steal a very thin TV.
December 29, 2011
Wieden & Kennedy Struck Viral Gold in 2011
December 28, 2011
Perennial heavy-hitters like Old Spice and Nike continued to dominate the viral-video field in 2011, using new executions to keep their brands tops in web video -- but often benefiting from new views for old clips as well.
December 22, 2011
Wash, rinse, repeat. T-Mobile continues with its tried and true tradition of flash-mob videos with a gaggle of ladies in satiny pink dresses singing a rendition of "Home for the Holidays" in a Chicago mall.
December 16, 2011
The Perry team is undeniably crafty about its YouTube strategy and shows a willingness to invest in it. But the platform has been a double-edged sword for the Texas governor.
December 08, 2011
Though it was aimed at Australians ahead of an impending vote on same-sex marriage among the country's Labor Party, the touching spot is having a global impact, landing at No. 2 on the Viral Chart.
December 01, 2011
Samsung's "The Next Best Thing" campaign launched right before Thanksgiving and now has 5.5 million total views on 30 different copies, parodies and other derivatives. But will it sway the iPhone faithful?