Canada’s Hottest Ads:
December cheer dominates

... and that beer fridge turns up everywhere (with Denise Rossetto and Todd Mackie)

As the creative leaders of DS+P point out above, “surprise and delight” earned big view counts during the holidays. As the latest ranking of the most-watched ads in Canada on YouTube shows, only year-end retrospectives (and the odd jetpack) stood a chance against the onslaught of feel-good marketing.

Note: This ranking indicates which ads were most watched within Canada. To be included on this ranking, a video must be listed as an ad on YouTube. While Google does not make Canadian viewer statistics available, it determines this ranking with a process that accounts for paid and organic views and how much of a given video viewers watch.

1. YouTube Rewind: Turn Down for 2014

Posted by YouTube Spotlight on Dec. 9

2. #AnythingForHockey – Hockey Heaven | Molson Canadian

Posted by Molson Canadian on Dec. 22

3. Freshpet Holiday Feast – 13 Dogs and 1 Cat Eating with Human Hands

Posted by Freshpet on Dev. 15

4. FIFA 15 – Christmas Commercial – Messi vs Hazard

Posted by EA Sports FIFA on Dec 5

5. Google – Year in Search 2014

Posted by Google on Dec. 15

6. STRUCK by a RAINBOW – A Skittles Documentary

Posted by Skittles Page on Dec. 7

7. GoPro: Orca Rescue in 4K

Posted by GoPro on Dec. 2

8. Holiday Mode – Foodie Photographer

Posted by TELUS on Dec. 10

9. Jetman Aerobatic Formation Flight in Dubai – 4K

Posted by XDubai on Dec. 10

10. Priceless Surprises for the Holidays

Posted by MasterCard on Dec. 15

YouTube Canada Ads Leaderboard
November 2014 (with Dré Labre)
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