Yahoo! Personals Tagline: The Dating Game

The Yahoo! Personals new tagline, "Believe," is a masterful example of how to achieve the brass ring of branding: Engagement. A less savvy tagline might have been "Find that special someone you have always dreamed about," but that approach would be far less effective because it:

"Believe" is a home run for their tagline because it:

This same strategy is demonstrated by these taglines: Nike's "Just Do It," Apple's "Think Different," Fannie Mae's "We're in the American Dream Business," or Guidant's "It's a Great Time to Be Alive."

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