Top Anti-Valentine Sites, Apps, Pages & More!

People react to occasions differently – especially when it comes to Valentine’s Day…

Some people love it and consider it a great way to show your love to a lover or partner, while others hate it either because they are single at the time or because they feel it’s a commercial event designed to make you pay more for the romantic gestures which can be done every day throughout the year!

No, I won't Be Your Valentine!

No, I won't Be Your Valentine!

This year, I will be taking the anti-Valentiners’ side and I will be sharing with you the top anti-Valentine sites, tools & applications which you might enjoy – and even get a laugh out of!

1. Meish.org

Once you enter the site, you will be greeted by the following line:

“Valentine’s Day is like herpes: just when you think its gone for good, it rears its ugly head once more. No wonder some people prefer to call it VD.”

The page is clearly against all Valentine’s Day activities and promotes being someone’s anti-Valentine!

The Zimmer Twins: Taking Story Telling to A Whole New Level!

Have you ever watched Dexter’s Laboratories on Cartoon Network? Did you ever wish that the ending of an episode was different? Or maybe that the characters could do more?

Well, wishing time is over, at least when it comes to Jason Krogh’s and Aaron Leighton’s Zimmer Twins!

The Zimmer Twins

The Zimmer Twins is a site devoted to kids and creative storytelling. It invites children to create and share their own animated stories.

“I wanted the characters to have a balance, being completely normal kid in one sense but at the same time, having an air of mystery about them on account of the psychic element.”– Aaron Leighton, Creative Director

DI’s Ad for Print Advertising — Learn Social Media By Example

Dagens Industri had a mission: Launching Zebra, a new 4 wheel drive for the Swedish market, they first thought of social media. However, they end up sticking to print advertising since it is “much simpler and easier”! This is the whole idea behind the Youtube video! The deduction is: social media is not always the right solution!

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Free Hugs Campaign — Learn Social Media By Example

Free hugs is a real life controversial story of Juan Mann, a man whose sole mission was to reach out and hug a stranger to brighten up their lives. Read more to learn how he achieved his dream and got people interested and buzzing!

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Betty White On SNL Campaign — Learn Social Media by Example

Betty White On SNL Campaign — Learn Social Media by Example

The Buzz About the show

Betty White is an Emmy Award winning actress of Golden Girls and Mary Tyler Moore show fame. She was the naive, simple and hilarious Rose Nylund who believed that Bob Hope was her biological father. Due to endearing characters that she portrayed through out her career spanning over eight decades she has developed quite the fan base,...

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Learn Social Media by Example: Chocolate Grasshoppers!

Learn Social Media by Example: Chocolate Grasshoppers!

Edible Grasshoppers

The Grasshopper campaign is unique for various reasons, whether its the method they choose to contact their audience or how they did it. All in all it's a campaign that achieved it's goals and exceeded them by taking a very unique approach to everything.

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Is Social Media Pushing TV to its Grave?

Is Social Media Pushing TV to its Grave?

How is social media affecting the old, traditional yet long-loved media channel: the television? Is social media slowly pushing television to its grave? How is social media able to encourage less television viewing and promote more Internet usage simultaneously?

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