Yahoo! India has announced the launch of ‘UnCANNIES’ , an advertising portal which will help advertising professionals to display their creative work. Creative agencies as well as individuals from print, television, radio, outdoor and the online medium can post their work on the Uncannies website .
Uncannies is Yahoo!’s effort to bring creative minds of the industry together and share their best advertising work Creative agencies and individuals can post their best work to be judged by a panel of experts from the advertising industry Top 3 winners to take home Apple iPhones, Interesting Yahoo! merchandise for next top 100 participants
“An excellent creative speaks for itself. Uncannies from Yahoo! India brings together all creative minds of the industry to share their best advertising work. It’s also a great platform to discover fresh ideas and showcase top talent in advertising,” said Nitin Mathur, Director – Marketing, Yahoo! India.
In order to take part in this contest, participants must submit their individual entries directly onto the contest website . Entries close on 28th February’ 2009. All shortlisted participants will be notified via email when their entry gets featured on the site for voting. Entries can be at an individual or agency level, with a maximum of 200 entries per person.
All participant entries will be judged by an independent panel of experts from the advertising industry. Users will also get a chance to rate the shortlisted creative for the entire contest duration. However, the expert panel’s decision would be final. Top 3 winners will walk away with an Apple iPhone each, while the next top 100 participants will get interesting Yahoo! merchandise as consolation prizes.