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

2
326 108
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Where's the beef?

Wendy's

3
266 56
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They're g-r-r-r-r-eat!

Frosted Flakes

4
155 29
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zxray added Snap! Crackle! Pop!

Rice Krispies

5
221 70
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Melts in your mouth, not in your hands.

M&Ms

6
168 70
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KirkSaw added Finger lickin' good.

KFC

7
157 50
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It keeps going... and going... and going...

Energizer

8
156 59
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zxray added My bologna has a first name...

Oscar Meyer

9
184 94
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Pardon me, do you have any Grey Poupon?

Grey Poupon

10
150 70
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analise.dubner added The quicker picker upper.

Bounty

11
140 31
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zxray added Only YOU can prevent forest fires.

PSA

12
150 59
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KirkSaw added Mmm, mmm, good.

Campbell's Soup

13
171 77
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It takes a licking and keeps on ticking.

Timex

14
203 80
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Just do it.

Nike

15
138 49
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KirkSaw added Got milk?

California Milk Processor Board

16
147 67
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This is your brain on drugs.

PSA

17
129 56
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Good to the last drop.

Maxwell House

18
153 69
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Hero added Skittles: taste the rainbow.

Skittles

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98 47
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zxray added Sorry, Charlie...

Star-Kist Tuna

20
147 83
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There are some things money can’t buy. For everything else, there’s MasterCard.

MasterCard

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96 45
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zxray added Mikey likes it!

Life Cereal

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113 58
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KirkSaw added Be all that you can be.

U.S Army

23
117 87
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I can’t believe I ate the whole thing.

Alka Seltzer

24
110 81
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Please don’t squeeze the Charmin.

Charmin

25
108 60
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Have it your way.

Burger King

26
110 56
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Breakfast of champions.

Wheaties

27
85 39
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zxray added Yo quiero Taco Bell!

Taco Bell

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104 88
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Time to make the donuts.

 Dunkin Donuts

29
72 41
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slumerican added

Kay Jewelers

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31 3
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jonathan7157 added Give Me A Break

Kit Kat

31
95 58
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You’re in good hands with Allstate.

Allstate

32
76 42
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zxray added HEY KOOL-AID!

Kool-Aid

33
94 68
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Let your fingers do the walking.

Yellow Pages

34
33 4
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jonathan7157 added

Little Caesars

35
92 69
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Great taste, less filling.

Miller Lite

36
65 38
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zxray added Rice a Roni, the San Fransico treat!

Rice a Roni

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80 59
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Beef. It’s what’s for dinner.

Beef Council

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67 41
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zxray added We're looking for a few good men.

United States Marine Corps

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34 5
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jonathan7157 added The Best Part of Waking Up

Folgers

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72 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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71 60
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With a name like Smucker’s, it has to be good.

Smucker's

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37 18
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IaranFC added Ba da ba ba ba, I'm lovin' it!

McDonald's

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77 71
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Don't leave home without it.

American Express

44
73 75
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Have a Coke and smile.

Coca Cola

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42 36
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zxray added Keep America beautiful.

PSA

46
55 48
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zxray added Butter... Butter... Parkay!

Parkay Margarine

47
33 22
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eilish added 15 Minutes Can Save You 15% Or More

Geico

48
61 62
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premesh added 5... 5... 5 dollar foot long!

Subway

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66 78
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analise.dubner added A diamond is forever.

De Biers

50
60 72
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When it absolutely, positively has to be there overnight.

FedEx