Domain of the Month: Assad.Sucks

At .SUCKS, we love seeing sites that use their digital presence for good. In the current turbulent political climate, it’s important to make sure you have a voice that’s being heard. You can stand out from all of the noise online with a domain that makes a powerful statement. This month, we want to give … 

 

Are Brands’ Budgets the Ultimate Moral Compass?

We’ve noticed a trend in advertising recently: More and more, big brands are incorporating humanitarian messages into their advertising—with varying degrees of success. For example, this Heineken ad unites people from opposite ends of the political spectrum to highlight their similarities over their differences. As this marketing trend becomes more common, we’d like to pause … 

 

How Brands Hook Our Kids on Junk Food

Junk food companies want to sell us happiness—to varying degrees of success (see: the Coca-cola vs. Pepsi debacle). The controversy around Pepsi’s protest ad demonstrates that consumers are becoming wise to these corporate marketing tricks. But not all adverts are quite as blatant about the kind of utopian ideals they are promoting through their products, …