So, the past couple of days have been awash with stories about Atlantis Market’s aggressive marketing campaign, complete with ‘cutesy’ Youtube video advertisement. At the time of writing this, the video was closing in on 30,000 views. Here it is, in case you missed it:
Atlantis did contact me to let me know this was coming a few weeks ago and put me in touch with the guy/gal (pretty sure it’s a guy) they hired to make the video. I interviewed him (and got a sneak peek at two videos) but unfortunately he wasn’t quite as chatty as the Atlantis founders, so I never got around to posting about it.
But now that the whole damn thing is going viral, I might as well put it up so that I have something new to say. So here it is. (more…)