When the Swedish mobile operator 3 wanted to promote their "Pocket WiFi", a portable WiFi router, we used an unexpected media channel – WiFi. Today, when almost everyone uses portable devices, a lot of people are also looking for free internet access. We decided to help them at Stockholm Central Station. While waiting for departures and delayed connections a lot of people are using their smartphones, tablets and computers. This is what we did: First, we set up a WiFi hotspot and made it public. Then we named it ”Looking for WiFi?”. When people connected to the network they were redirected to a web page where the local 3 Store asked if it was not about time getting your own WiFi. The message included product information and directions to the 3 Store. Not only did The WiFi-Ad access a free media. The message reached the target audience just as they were looking for WiFi. Only steps away from the store offering the solution.
This professional campaign titled 'The WiFi-Ad' was published in Sweden in December, 2012. It was created for the brand: 3 Mobile, by ad agency: MRM. This Ambient medium campaign is related to the Electronics, Technology industry and contains 1 media asset. It was submitted almost 11 years ago.
Advertising Agency: MRM Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Creative Director: Johan Blomstrom
Art Director: Christian Soderholm
Copywriter: Fredrik Sundqvist
Account Director: Markus Thiel
Technical Director: Marcus Mackie Johansson
Developer: Alonso Diaz