Marketing can be e-x-p-e-n-s-i-v-e... Luckily, there's always the guerrilla marketing alternative. For those who don't know, it's a marketing strategy that focuses on imagination, original ideas, and low or no expenses at all. So, how does it work? Basically, it takes consumers by surprise, by popping up at unexpected places, making a lasting impression. Dying to see what they look like? Check out this list of the coolest guerrilla advertisements compiled by Bored Panda!

Have you seen any eye-catching guerrilla advertisements yourselves lately? Add your pics to the list below and don't forget to vote!

#1

Nice Skirt

Nice Skirt

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Martha Donaldson 3 years ago

Now that's impressive!

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#2

Walked Into My Local Grocery Store. Wasn't Dissapointed

Walked Into My Local Grocery Store. Wasn't Dissapointed

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Lai Xone 3 years ago

WOW... such creativity xD

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#3

You Have To Be Creative Sometimes

You Have To Be Creative Sometimes

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Rhon 3 years ago

Oh I love this although it doesn't need to go back as far as the Victorian era

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#4

Found This At A Gas Station

Found This At A Gas Station

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beautifuldisaster 3 years ago

Glad I'm lesbian.

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#5

Saw This At Our Local Grocery Store

Saw This At Our Local Grocery Store

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Nikol Křenková 3 years ago

now I feel bad for kidnaping whole banana family and tearing them apart thanks

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#6

Sweet Dreams Are Made Of Cheese

Sweet Dreams Are Made Of Cheese

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Username Loading 3 years ago

Oh my goodness... that's hillarious.

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#7

Found This At My Local Supermarket

Found This At My Local Supermarket

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JEFF THE KILLER 3 years ago

FRE SHAVOCA DO (Fresh avocados)

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#8

New Seasonal Item In The Produce Department At The Grocery Store

New Seasonal Item In The Produce Department At The Grocery Store

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Ayushi Sharma 3 years ago

Olaf☃

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#9

I Found A Grumpy Friend In Whole Foods

I Found A Grumpy Friend In Whole Foods

SirYoureMakingAScene Report

Dat.Boring.Gurl.Tho 2 years ago

Ah, so relatable

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#10

Education Is Important

Education Is Important

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Linn Tara Lenby 3 years ago

Clever :D Clever :D

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#11

I Think My Local Target Is Trying To Tell Me Something

I Think My Local Target Is Trying To Tell Me Something

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Jennifer Hord 3 years ago

Ahhh.... a $9.99 Santa display gone horribly wrong....

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#12

Found This At A Local Whole Foods

Found This At A Local Whole Foods

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Katie Jamberri Nails 3 years ago

Did someone draw this in colored chalk?

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#13

My Local Asian Supermarket Sells Mega Meat

My Local Asian Supermarket Sells Mega Meat

Nasicournus Report

Meg Walls 3 years ago

YES! ha ha

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#14

How To Advertise Potatoes

How To Advertise Potatoes

phelix808 Report

Ashley Brien 3 years ago

Am I missing the joke?

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#15

Our Local Harmon's Grocery In-store Advertising For Their Dragon Fruit

Our Local Harmon's Grocery In-store Advertising For Their Dragon Fruit

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Daria B 3 years ago

I can see the advertising actually worked. Only 2 remaining.

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#16

I Think My Supermarket Is Trying To Seduce Me

I Think My Supermarket Is Trying To Seduce Me

Agentcrimmins Report

#17

What A Great Deal! Waitaminute...

What A Great Deal! Waitaminute...

Maclimes Report

Tal Rudin 3 years ago

I believe the correct terminology will be "chicken period"

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#18

My Local Grocery Store Is Feeling The Hype

My Local Grocery Store Is Feeling The Hype

JewChooTrain Report

Amanda Dennis 3 years ago

My grocery store does similar but this is amazing

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#19

Invisibility Cloak For Sale

Invisibility Cloak For Sale

FullDorm Report

Erika Dykshorn 3 years ago

I can't find my size...

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#20

Walking Through The Grocery Store, When...

Walking Through The Grocery Store, When...

Frankenbone Report

Olivia Horner 3 years ago

And if you cut them up, you could put them on a pizza. Organic pepperoni. got that from Rosanna Pansino :)

#21

Found A Longcat At A Swedish Grocery Store

Found A Longcat At A Swedish Grocery Store

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TobinQ 3 years ago

a cat train

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#22

You Can Pick Your Own Mushrooms At This Grocery Store

You Can Pick Your Own Mushrooms At This Grocery Store

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Dina Gugo 3 years ago

this is so cool :D

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#23

Our Local Grocery Store's Chalk Artist Is Incredible. Here Is What He Did For Halloween

Our Local Grocery Store's Chalk Artist Is Incredible. Here Is What He Did For Halloween

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Katie Jamberri Nails 3 years ago

This is drawn in chalk?

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#24

Someone At My Local Grocery Store Is Bored

Someone At My Local Grocery Store Is Bored

TexRob Report

Albino Squirrel 3 years ago

Or, ya know, it could be someone trying to play a prank. Maybe not the employees.

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#25

Honest Advertising At Local Grocery Store

Honest Advertising At Local Grocery Store

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Teresa Stockroske 3 years ago

Hey, why not be honest.

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#26

Saw This At My Local Grocery Store, Teenage Meatant Ninja Turtle

Saw This At My Local Grocery Store, Teenage Meatant Ninja Turtle

madc0ww31 Report

Leonie Brok 3 years ago

They even have a tumblr!

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#27

My Local Grocery Store Has An Incredible Bulk Section

My Local Grocery Store Has An Incredible Bulk Section

InfiniteThird Report

Albino Squirrel 3 years ago

HULK SMASH

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#28

My Itchy, Red Eyes And Runny Nose Say "screw You Whole Foods!"

My Itchy, Red Eyes And Runny Nose Say "screw You Whole Foods!"

ERmursenary Report

Baran Forootan 2 years ago

Such a nice cat

#29

Spinach Party Anyone?

Spinach Party Anyone?

Julye-anne Report

Sarah Key 3 years ago

wuuuut? :))

#30

Surprise Her

Surprise Her

Ianjh Report

Pi 3 years ago

Now if only his name was 'johnny'

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#31

In My Local Wine Store. It Lived Up To The Description

In My Local Wine Store. It Lived Up To The Description

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Rosanne Niericker 3 years ago

$14 for a bottle of wine is inexpensive?!

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#32

The Candy Stand At My Local Trader Joes

The Candy Stand At My Local Trader Joes

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ElinaTheAwesome 3 years ago

Bark chocolate

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#33

Grocery Store Ad

Grocery Store Ad

DeathrayToaster Report

Intensive Panda 3 years ago

naught cucumbers

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#34

Keeping People Safe For Hundreds Of Years

Keeping People Safe For Hundreds Of Years

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rakuninaru 2 years ago

hehehe creative

#35

How We Grocery Shop In Texas

How We Grocery Shop In Texas

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brandon sat 3 years ago

I live in Texas and have never seen this at any grocery stores.

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#36

What Exactly Are You Suggesting, Target?

What Exactly Are You Suggesting, Target?

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Tyler Macomber 3 years ago

Banana eating contest

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#37

Well Played Target, Well Played

Well Played Target, Well Played

teebspoon Report

Celia McDaniel 3 years ago

Don't get it

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#38

Spotted At Whole Foods

Spotted At Whole Foods

You_wanna_watch Report

#39

My Local Grocery Store Is Awesome

My Local Grocery Store Is Awesome

andgonow Report

Sophia Marotta 2 years ago

aww, so sad and funny!

#40

My Local Grocery Store Has 'like' Buttons For Products. It Shows You How Many Other People Pushed The Button

My Local Grocery Store Has 'like' Buttons For Products. It Shows You How Many Other People Pushed The Button

Grubbles Report

Shauday Smith 3 years ago

real life LIKE buttons?!!

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#41

Found At A Local Hardware Store

Found At A Local Hardware Store

thelastlostboy Report

Doyle E 3 years ago

it says 'perfect for ninjas' !

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#42

All Supermarkets Should Do This

All Supermarkets Should Do This

The_Noodle_Incident Report

Emma Richardson 2 years ago

lol :)

#43

Found This While Browsing My Local Hi-fi Store

Found This While Browsing My Local Hi-fi Store

HugeOz Report

Keira Jade 2 years ago

I love JB Hi-Fi! Their signs are the best.

#44

Ni!

Ni!

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jetmastergames 3 years ago

NI! NI NI NI!

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#45

Stay Classy Tesco

Stay Classy Tesco

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Tyler Bond 3 years ago

The tags are wrong, so this one was obviously by a customer.

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#46

Somebody Was Having Fun With Chocolate Letters

Somebody Was Having Fun With Chocolate Letters

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#47

Found This Outside Our Local Pet Store

Found This Outside Our Local Pet Store

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Hannah Hollowell 2 years ago

That's expensive

#48

My Local Supermarket Has Everything

My Local Supermarket Has Everything

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Alexandru Diaconescu 3 years ago

So... where's the fish entertainer?

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#49

Soak Up The Savings

Soak Up The Savings

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Tyler Bond 3 years ago

Damn $1 and name brand, where is this?

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#50

Local Supermarket Has No Chill

Local Supermarket Has No Chill

thefinch94 Report

Teresa Stockroske 3 years ago

Really? -_- Lol

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#51

Funny Sale Signs In Walmart

Funny Sale Signs In Walmart

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Alexandru Diaconescu 3 years ago

In this case, I'll buy a dozen.

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#52

Doge Woolworths

Doge Woolworths

akkatracker Report

#53

Cider Cabinet At My Local Beer & Wine Store

Cider Cabinet At My Local Beer & Wine Store

bugzrrad Report

Katinka Min 3 years ago

Wow, Allie Brosh! I wouldn't have expected her character to show up in an advertising campaign. (And she probably wouldn't be too happy about it either)

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#54

My Friend Saw Mr. Ron Swanson At Whole Foods The Other Day

My Friend Saw Mr. Ron Swanson At Whole Foods The Other Day

TheArmadiloWhisperer Report

Jennie Lawson 2 years ago

..and i do mean ALL

#55

Local Shop Advertising With The Help Of Doge

Local Shop Advertising With The Help Of Doge

HecHunter97 Report

#56

Star Wars Oranges

Star Wars Oranges

DieZauberer Report

Teresa Stockroske 3 years ago

Hey, do what you got to do to get kids to eat healthier.

#57

Took This At Whole Foods

Took This At Whole Foods

ILove2Bacon Report

#58

They Can Hold Some Milk

They Can Hold Some Milk

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Marcena Cashman 3 years ago

Again, a 13 year old boy stocked the shelves. :)

#59

Big Black Letters

Big Black Letters

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Jennie Lawson 2 years ago

Again, a 13 year old girl stocked the shelves. :)

#60

Whole Foods Doesn't Know How To Meme

Whole Foods Doesn't Know How To Meme

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Leonie Brok 3 years ago

Should have been "bought flue meds, didn't get a cold"

#61

Someone Found Their Creative Side At Michaels Craft Store

Someone Found Their Creative Side At Michaels Craft Store

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#62

So True!

So True!

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#63

"exotic Pumpkin" @ Walmart

"exotic Pumpkin" @ Walmart

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Marcena Cashman 3 years ago

Looks like a science experiment gone wrong.

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#64

Maybe There Is One With Meatballs Somewhere?

Maybe There Is One With Meatballs Somewhere?

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Cheyenne Bills (phoenixgirl58) 3 years ago

cock means chicken

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