Beer, Golf, Grilling and Neck Ties: Fatherhood Defined by Greeting Cards
One of the things I dread most in the week leading up to Fathers’ Day is selecting a greeting card to send to my dad. The selection is never satisfying, and I anecdotally find that the majority of cards tend to fit into one of four major categories: Good luck finding many cards with any sense of sentimentality. Mothers’ Day cards have a variety of sappy choices, but with Fathers’ Day, you’re encouraged to play it safe with a fart joke instead. Men don’t want to hear anything emotionally meaningful from their children, apparently. After all, you wouldn’t want him staining his necktie with tears.
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Irish start-up Cleverbug signs global partnership with Vodafone Dublin-based Cleverbug has signed a global partnership with Vodafone that will see the Irish start-up’s CleverCards app offered as an add-on service to mobile customers worldwide. CleverCards is an app which allows users to select photo-personalised greeting cards from their smartphone or tablet, have them printed and delivered anywhere in the world. The app reminds users of upcoming birthdays, and showcases favourite memories shared between the card sender and recipient in photos curated for each design. The start-up follows in the footsteps of music streaming service Spotify and broadcaster Sky, in signing a deal of this kind with Vodafone. Source: Irishtimes Website
10 Mothers Day Greeting Messages To Send In E-Cards, Texts And More Mother's Day is around the corner, which means you should be coming up with kind words to sum up how you feel about mom (or any mother figure in your life). The holiday — which was created by Anna Jarvis in 1908 — has become a global holiday celebrated by millions upon millions around the world. According to Hallmark, 133 million cards are exchanged on Mother's Day. If you're looking for the perfect words to share with your mom this Mother's Day, then here are ten greeting messages to write in cards, e-cards, texts and any message you plan to send: 1. "Mom, you have been the most influential person in my life. I appreciate all the sacrifices you made to raise me. Happy Mother's Day." Source: Idigitaltimes Website
Agency Christmas Round-up: Games, apps, cards and charity projects With Christmas just around the corner The Drum has pulled together a selection of work from agencies celebrating the festive season. From clever eCards to secret Santa apps – we've been impressed by this year's seasonal offerings from adland. Scroll down to take a look at what agencies have come up with to get us in the Christmas spirit. Just like John Lewis' festive ads Isobel's Christmas cards have have become a celebrated event in the adland calendar. Each year the entire company dresses up and creates extraordinary tableaux that are then photographed and used as the agency's annual Christmas card. Source: Thedrum Website
17 Awesome Valentine's Day Cards For Every BFF In Your Life Valentine's Day can still be fun whether you're madly in love or not. It's a holiday to celebrate the love you have for all of the people in your life, not just a significant other. In addition to staying in and binge-watching Netflix or going out to a fancy dinner with your S.O. or doing whatever the hell you want to do, give your best friend a card. There's really no better way to say I love you than a funny Etsy card that pokes fun at your BFF. So whether you're single, taken or simply DGAF about this holiday, here are 17 hilarious cards to help you celebrate: Source: Huffingtonpost Website