Facebook’s Very First Ad: The Things That Connect Us

Social media giant Facebook is now 1 billion users strong. To thank those who already use the platform to connect and hope to inspire those who have yet to join the ranks, Facebook has created its first official advertisement, entitled, “The Things That Connect Us.”

Sure, Facebook connects us, but many other things do as well, such as chairs, doorbells, bridges, and airplanes, according to ‘s video.

But mostly chairs, really, and that is why “Chairs are like Facebook.”

While ad agency Wieden + Kennedy’s first shot at making a Facebook commercial has been knocked for being silly and baffling rather than profound and poignant, what do you think of the short video?



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