Topic: Esurance

Pandora Streamed Serial 15.6 Million Times Through April

And 11.7 million included a plug for Esurance

Last year, Pandora scored an exclusive deal to stream WBEZ Chicago's hit podcast Serial with ad support from Esurance and Warner Bros. In December, episodes of Season 2 of the Sarah Koenig-hosted…

Election Have You Wanting to Flee the Country? Esurance Has Got You Covered

Clever April Fools' Day prank from Leo Burnett

To everyone out there that has uttered the statement, "I am leaving the country," or, "I'm moving to Canada," if insert-presidential-candidate-name-here wins the election, Esurance has got you covered. Well, sort…

With a Social-First Mind-Set, Esurance Completely Dominated the Twitter Super Bowl

1.5 billion impressions, but will new customers follow?

Esurance proved that a less expensive pregame Super Bowl ad can actually create more buzz than an in-game spot, which cost $5 million per 30 seconds. What's more, the brand…

Esurance's Super Bowl Pregame Ad Helped Generate 9,000 Tweets a Minute

Cash giveaway garnered huge Twitter chatter

The first quarter of the Super Bowl wasn't even over yet, and Esurance already appeared to be miles ahead of competitors when it comes to social chatter. The insurance brand ran…

A Cash-Encrusted Football Crashes Through Everyday Life in Esurance's Super Bowl Ad

Brand will give away $1 million in Twitter sweepstakes

Super Bowl ad hashtags are often relegated to the Internet trash heap, but Esurance is tackling that issue head-on in this year's game-day ad. Starting today, people can retweet messages…

How to Win the Super Bowl Without Spending $5 Million on a 30-Second Spot

Why some brands have opted to ‘ambush’ the game

Like other advertisers, Volvo last year said no thanks to plunking down more than $4 million for a 30-second Super Bowl spot. But it didn't sit on the sidelines. Rather,…

Breakthrough Agency of the Year: Heat Harnesses the Element of Surprise

At the front edge of culture, 'they really get it,' one client raves

Earlier this year, a new film starring Dave Franco, Rob Gronkowski, Rex Ryan and Tyrannosaurus rex took the Internet by storm. "Critics" called it "impossible to un-watch" and "an epic tale…

Heading Into Season 2, Has Serial Sold Advertisers on Podcasting?

Brands finally tune in to 10-year-old medium

Serial, a spinoff of the popular This American Life podcast, debuted in October 2014 to little fanfare but would go on to become the digital medium's first monster hit. Listeners…

Serial Is Landing on Pandora With the Backing of Big Brand Advertisers

Warner Bros. and Esurance sponsor popular podcast

Buoyed by WBEZ Chicago's runaway hit Serial last year, music-streaming service Pandora wants in on the podcasting craze, and it's bringing in big brands to sponsor the content.  Two weeks ago, Pandora…

What Kinds of Super Bowl Ads Generated the Most Online Buzz?

How celebs, hashtags and logos fared

Now that the advertising industry has dissected which Super Bowl brands nailed and failed TV creative last night, it is probably a good time to take a look at how…