Mike Wilke, Queerty Editor
Michael Wilke has covered LGBT issues in advertising since 1992, is the founder of Commercial Closet/AdRespect.org, and Senior US Consultant for LGBT marketing and diversity firm Out Now.
Dan Levy & Lil Nas X star in Super Bowl 55 spots (plus 5 all-time great ads)
How these brands are changing queer representation in advertising
Advertisers increasingly targeting diversity within the queer community
Doritos delivered lots of awesome queer Super Bowl ad contenders
Ready for these super queer Super Bowl teasers?
Decade of Decadence
The best (and worst) ads from the past 10 years that show just how far we have come
Amazon recruits LGBTQ workers, and 7 queer ad campaigns you might have missed this year
Holiday ad campaigns increasingly include matter-of-fact queer references
Whose on Top?
This big brand didn’t shy away from gay sex appeal: “Top. Bottom. Front. Even the behind”
Pride in marketing dollars
Pride advertising marching along with the growth of the LGBTQ market
Father teaches trans son to shave in moving ad for Gillette
The Real Thing
Sprite’s beautiful ‘I Love You, Hater’ video ad takes a stand
The future is ours
The only thing gayer than the Oscars this year were the commercials
7 brand-name ads that challenged homophobia and changed the national debate
Why has Gus Kenworthy racked up lucrative endorsements while Adam Rippon has not (yet)?
Pride in ourselves
Gus Kenworthy in the shower & 7 other LGBTQ Olympians who starred in ad campaigns
You are what you eat
Candy & fast food advertisers discover Pride, calories be damned
These inclusive Heineken ads show just how far big brands have come
Baby Dove and 11 other advertisers starting to get trans serious
PHOTOS: PrEP marketing campaigns get homoerotic. It’s about time.
Diesel wants us to make love, not walls
WATCH: The gay references during the Super Bowl you probably missed
the real show