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!

#2

Walked Into My Local Grocery Store. Wasn't Dissapointed

Walked Into My Local Grocery Store. Wasn't Dissapointed

Knoezelbos Report

#3

You Have To Be Creative Sometimes

You Have To Be Creative Sometimes

WoodlandsCreature Report

Rhon
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

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#5

Saw This At Our Local Grocery Store

Saw This At Our Local Grocery Store

imgur.com Report

Nikol Křenková
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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#7

Found This At My Local Supermarket

Found This At My Local Supermarket

korvslask Report

#8

New Seasonal Item In The Produce Department At The Grocery Store

New Seasonal Item In The Produce Department At The Grocery Store

mcledger Report

#9

I Found A Grumpy Friend In Whole Foods

I Found A Grumpy Friend In Whole Foods

SirYoureMakingAScene Report

#10

Education Is Important

Education Is Important

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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

imgur.com Report

Jennifer Hord
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

gowriteasong Report

#13

My Local Asian Supermarket Sells Mega Meat

My Local Asian Supermarket Sells Mega Meat

Nasicournus Report

#14

How To Advertise Potatoes

How To Advertise Potatoes

phelix808 Report

#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

Cascavel2014 Report

Daria B
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

My grocery store does similar but this is amazing

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#19

Invisibility Cloak For Sale

Invisibility Cloak For Sale

FullDorm Report

#20

Walking Through The Grocery Store, When...

Walking Through The Grocery Store, When...

Frankenbone Report

Olivia Horner
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

Coldbird Report

#22

You Can Pick Your Own Mushrooms At This Grocery Store

You Can Pick Your Own Mushrooms At This Grocery Store

BlondeRed Report

#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

flaminfunyun Report

#24

Someone At My Local Grocery Store Is Bored

Someone At My Local Grocery Store Is Bored

TexRob Report

Albino Squirrel
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

mrithu Report

#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

#27

My Local Grocery Store Has An Incredible Bulk Section

My Local Grocery Store Has An Incredible Bulk Section

InfiniteThird Report

#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

#29

Spinach Party Anyone?

Spinach Party Anyone?

Julye-anne Report

#30

Surprise Her

Surprise Her

Ianjh Report

#31

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

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

cheehouse Report

#32

The Candy Stand At My Local Trader Joes

The Candy Stand At My Local Trader Joes

imgur.com Report

#34

Keeping People Safe For Hundreds Of Years

Keeping People Safe For Hundreds Of Years

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#35

How We Grocery Shop In Texas

How We Grocery Shop In Texas

ball_tastic Report

brandon sat
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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?

prinknash Report

#39

My Local Grocery Store Is Awesome

My Local Grocery Store Is Awesome

andgonow Report

#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

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#41

Found At A Local Hardware Store

Found At A Local Hardware Store

thelastlostboy Report

#43

Found This While Browsing My Local Hi-fi Store

Found This While Browsing My Local Hi-fi Store

HugeOz Report

Keira Jade
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

#45

Stay Classy Tesco

Stay Classy Tesco

ihaventbeenburdenedwithanoverabundanceofschooling Report

Tyler Bond
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

nok22 Report

#48

My Local Supermarket Has Everything

My Local Supermarket Has Everything

squishymarshmallows Report

#49

Soak Up The Savings

Soak Up The Savings

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#50

Local Supermarket Has No Chill

Local Supermarket Has No Chill

thefinch94 Report

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#51

Funny Sale Signs In Walmart

Funny Sale Signs In Walmart

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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
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

#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
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

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#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
Community Member
6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

#59

Big Black Letters

Big Black Letters

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Jennie Lawson
Community Member
6 years ago