April Fools' pranks are a growing trend in the advertising world. Google, ThinkGeek, and BMW are among the companies that like to pull a prank or two at this time of year. Even WestJet got in on the fun in 2011...
Brent chatted with AdWeek blogger Rebecca Cullers about how April Fools' tomfoolery can help or hinder marketing strategies.
More pranks from the past after the break!
Google's quirky prank product announcements never fail to make headlines. Watch Gmail Motion below and check out more Google pranks here.
ThinkGeek is known for turning some of their most popular prank products into real ones, like this person soundtrack t-shirt. See more prank products from ThinkGeek.
Last year, Youtube joined the fun with this compilation of viral motion pictures from 1911.
Toshiba announced this alternative to expensive 3D glasses last April.
Also: Royal Bimmers...