Advertising The Most Memorable Ad Slogans of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the slogans from ad campaigns that have stuck with you the most.

This is a list of the stickiest, most memorable tag lines in advertising history. You may not even know or remember some of these companies anymore, but you probably have heard the tagline or jingle. These memorable ad slogans have been subsumed into our cultural subconscious. Upvote the best and catchiest ad slogans below.

From Trix Cereal to PSAs about fire safety, nothing spreads a message quite like a catchy, clever ad campaign. These classic commercials are part of American culture and are known even to generations that came after these ads first aired. Every company is looking to pair popular songs with their TV ads, but making a famous slogan is harder than it sounds.

This list has classic ad campaigns from McDonald's and Apple, as well as more modern memorable ads. After this list, the Subway $5 Footlong song will surely be stuck in your head the rest of the day.

Check out these most memorable ad slogans ever, with videos of the original commercials and see how many you remember watching!

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Lon Harris added Trix are for kids!

Trix Cereal

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320 105
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Where's the beef?

Wendy's

3
253 56
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They're g-r-r-r-r-eat!

Frosted Flakes

4
149 28
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zxray added Snap! Crackle! Pop!

Rice Krispies

5
215 69
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Melts in your mouth, not in your hands.

M&Ms

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153 49
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It keeps going... and going... and going...

Energizer

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162 70
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KirkSaw added Finger lickin' good.

KFC

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152 58
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zxray added My bologna has a first name...

Oscar Meyer

9
179 94
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Pardon me, do you have any Grey Poupon?

Grey Poupon

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135 29
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zxray added Only YOU can prevent forest fires.

PSA

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146 58
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KirkSaw added Mmm, mmm, good.

Campbell's Soup

12
143 70
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analise.dubner added The quicker picker upper.

Bounty

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198 79
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Just do it.

Nike

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166 77
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It takes a licking and keeps on ticking.

Timex

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133 48
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KirkSaw added Got milk?

California Milk Processor Board

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142 67
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This is your brain on drugs.

PSA

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125 56
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Good to the last drop.

Maxwell House

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148 69
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Hero added Skittles: taste the rainbow.

Skittles

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95 47
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zxray added Sorry, Charlie...

Star-Kist Tuna

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145 81
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There are some things money can’t buy. For everything else, there’s MasterCard.

MasterCard

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93 44
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zxray added Mikey likes it!

Life Cereal

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110 58
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KirkSaw added Be all that you can be.

U.S Army

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114 86
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I can’t believe I ate the whole thing.

Alka Seltzer

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108 81
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Please don’t squeeze the Charmin.

Charmin

25
106 60
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Have it your way.

Burger King

26
107 56
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Breakfast of champions.

Wheaties

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83 39
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zxray added Yo quiero Taco Bell!

Taco Bell

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101 88
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Time to make the donuts.

 Dunkin Donuts

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68 41
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slumerican added

Kay Jewelers

30
92 58
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You’re in good hands with Allstate.

Allstate

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74 42
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zxray added HEY KOOL-AID!

Kool-Aid

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29 3
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jonathan7157 added Give Me A Break

Kit Kat

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91 68
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Let your fingers do the walking.

Yellow Pages

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90 69
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Great taste, less filling.

Miller Lite

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63 38
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zxray added Rice a Roni, the San Fransico treat!

Rice a Roni

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65 41
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zxray added We're looking for a few good men.

United States Marine Corps

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77 59
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Beef. It’s what’s for dinner.

Beef Council

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30 4
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jonathan7157 added

Little Caesars

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32 5
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jonathan7157 added The Best Part of Waking Up

Folgers

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70 65
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KirkSaw added The thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.

ABC Wide World of Sports

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70 59
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With a name like Smucker’s, it has to be good.

Smucker's

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34 18
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IaranFC added Ba da ba ba ba, I'm lovin' it!

McDonald's

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72 74
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Have a Coke and smile.

Coca Cola

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75 71
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Don't leave home without it.

American Express

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41 36
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zxray added Keep America beautiful.

PSA

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54 48
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zxray added Butter... Butter... Parkay!

Parkay Margarine

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32 22
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eilish added 15 Minutes Can Save You 15% Or More

Geico

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60 62
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premesh added 5... 5... 5 dollar foot long!

Subway

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60 71
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When it absolutely, positively has to be there overnight.

FedEx

50
64 77
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analise.dubner added A diamond is forever.

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