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10 Most Watched Ads on YouTube in September Samsung and Bud battle at the top, with KLM and Gatorade not far behind

Dogs, heroes and Samsung were the three dominant themes on Adweek and Google's YouTube Ads Leaderboard last month, ranking the 10 most-viewed commercials posted to the video site in September. Samsung…

October 8, 2014, 3:49 PM EDT

10 Most Watched Ads on YouTube in June The World Cup, Father's Day, beer ads and more

When Beats by Dre released its brilliant World Cup spot, "The Game Before the Game" early last month, we wondered if the headphones company had outplayed Nike at its own…

July 21, 2014, 2:29 PM EDT

The 10 Most Watched Ads on YouTube in May Multi-sport phenom Samsung crushes the competition

It's rare to excel professionally at both basketball and soccer, but Samsung Mobile managed it back in May—unleashing two spots that were among the top three branded videos on YouTube…

June 27, 2014, 1:13 PM EDT

The 10 Most Watched Ads on YouTube in February Led by 3 Super Bowl ads that weren't leaked early

Back in January, YouTube and Adweek's Ads Leaderboard was dominated by Super Bowl spots that had been released ahead of the Feb. 2 telecast—most notably, of course, Budweiser's "Puppy Love"…

March 14, 2014, 1:54 PM EDT

The 10 Most Watched Ads on YouTube in December Kobe and Messi destroy the competition

Kobe Bryant and Lionel Messi have always been world beater, and it's no different on Adweek and YouTube's Ads Leaderboard for December. Teaming up for a sequel to their staggeringly successful…

January 10, 2014, 12:56 PM EST

The 10 Most Watched Ads on YouTube in 2013 These supervirals earned your attention instead of just paying for it

Going viral. It's become a kind of holy grail in advertising—manufactured by consumers, demanded by clients, parodied by agencies. But in a given year, only a handful of spots break…

December 11, 2013, 8:18 AM EST

YouTube's 10 Most-Watched Ads in October People seem to hate Samsung's Galaxy Gear, but they love the ads for it

They say nothing kills a bad product faster than good advertising. And perhaps that's the problem with Samsung's Galaxy Gear. Outside of Oprah Winfrey, Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatch isn't getting much…

November 7, 2013, 1:52 PM EST

YouTube's 10 Most-Watched Ads in September Three spots break the 10 million mark, as Chipotle finishes fourth

Chipotle's "The Scarecrow" may have been the most lavishly constructed ad posted to YouTube in September. But the CAA Marketing production could manage only fourth place on Adweek and YouTube's…

October 8, 2013, 12:33 PM EDT

YouTube's 10 Most-Watched Ads in August Nike, NBC Sports are the big movers in a quiet month

August was a sleepy month for commercials on YouTube, with only five videos posted during the month able to break the 1 million view mark—and two of those just barely. The…

September 6, 2013, 11:07 AM EDT

YouTube's 10 Most-Watched Ads in July Dove plays peek-a-boo, literally, resulting in extreme cuteness

Let’s face it: most of us are totally camera shy. Dove makes terrific use of that reality in its latest YouTube hit, which was the top-ranking commercial on YouTube and…

August 6, 2013, 12:58 PM EDT