You know you've heard them, and now, they'll probably be stuck in your head for the next 24 hours (sorry). Advertising jingles can be catchy or annoying as hell. Can you remember what these tunes were actually selling, though? Take our quiz, and find out.
Love 'em or hate 'em, jingles are effective for recall. In fact, I bet you can recall all 25 of the popular jingles that YouTube artist Grant Woolard has collaged together into this impressive earworm.
Random YouTube person Chad Neidt put out a call on Twitter for classic advertising jingles and promised to include them in an epic acoustic-guitar mashup. I must say, he covers a lot of ground.
New York artist Mia Gentile put together this three-minute video of herself singing the Stanley Steemer jingle in a variety of styles (and outfits).
Cats rule the Internet. So, it seems odd that Meow Mix retired its famous advertising jingle in 1996, when the Web was just getting going. Singing cats meowing over and over? Seems like instant traffic gold. The Del Monte Foods brand certainly hopes so, as it's now bringing the jingle back, 16 years later, in ads from Draftfcb in San Francisco. Not that many people realize it ever left.