Top 10 Stories of the Week: Best April Fool’s Stunts and more


Our most-read blog posts of the week include our look at branded April Fool stunts, Trayvon Martin trademark jockeying and more:

#1 April Fool’s Brand Pranks: Google, YouTube, Virgin, Honda, Sony, Toshiba & more

#2 Trayvon Martin’s Mother is Smart to Apply for Trademark for Her Son’s Name

#3 Report: Nielsen Defines the Socially Conscious Consumer

#4 With Facebook Timeline Looming, Brands Need to Be More Responsive

#5 The Impact of FCC Suing AT&T in Deaf Relay Services Scam

#6 Starbucks Not the Only Brand Using Crushed Bugs for ‘Natural’ Coloring

#7 London 2012 Watch: Tube Map Honors Olympic Legends

#8 H&M Taps Into Storytelling with High-End Retail Spin-Off: & other stories

#9 Hitler In Advertising: Shockingly Unoriginal

#10 Take This Lollipop Spooks Facebook Users