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How Butterfinger’s Super Bowl Campaign Is Perfecting the Art of Facebook Autoplay Videos

Facebook's autoplay videos give marketers big viewership numbers to boast about, but they also pose a creative challenge: How do you grab someone's attention with a muted clip, enough to make them stop scrolling through the newsfeed?

4 Social Platforms That Could Steal Big Super Bowl Bucks Away From Twitter

While Twitter will likely remain marketers' go-to platform to build Super Bowl social buzz, Snapchat, Facebook, Google and Instagram are all hustling this year to grab a greater share of ad dollars.

Why Butterfinger Is Covering Up to $50,000 in NFL Excessive Celebration Fines

New England Patriots, Denver Broncos, Carolina Panthers and Arizona Cardinals players who hope to do a touchdown dance in the playoffs but don't want to pay a fine are in luck. Butterfinger has them covered.

Butterfinger Boldly Announces Its Return to the Super Bowl With a 12,000-Foot Skydive

Butterfinger is back. Today, the brand announced its return to the Super Bowl, after sitting out last year, and the launch of its "Bolder Than Bold" campaign in, well, a big and bold way.

Butterfinger Bets a Million on Manny Pacquiao to Beat Floyd Mayweather

There's going to be some heavyweight marketing around the May 2 welterweight title fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather. And Butterfinger is jumping early into Pacquiao's corner.

It’s Official: ESPN Scored Cable’s Highest Ratings Ever With College Football Championship

College football's inaugural playoff championship game on Monday night is now in the books as the high-ratest cable television program of all time, drawing a staggering 18.5 overnight rating, according to Nielsen.

How 4 Brands (and Bob Newhart) Made the Most of College Football’s First Playoff Championship

There weren't a ton of brands that treated Monday night's first college football playoff championship like it was a worthy of the kind of real-time marketing efforts normally seen for huge, live-TV events. 

The Top 10 Halloween Candy Brands on Twitter

The time is upon us for trick-or-treating, as Halloween looms tomorrow. So Crimson Hexagon mined Twitter for all mentions of candies this month on the social platform.

10 Super Bowl Ads Bound to Score (or Fumble)

The Super Bowl doesn’t just give lovers of advertising something to look forward to every year—it also largely determines which ads we’ll still be talking about a year later. At […]

Chocolate and Peanut Butter Try Couple’s Therapy in Butterfinger’s Racy Super Bowl Campaign

Sorry, Bart. It looks like Butterfinger's first Super Bowl ad will have a theme better suited to those over 18.