An advertising media plays a significant role while positioning the brand amongst target groups. It is through the very advertising channel or medium that customers access the brand message and are motivated to buy or adopt the product. A strong channel of advertising provides a rich impact about the brand on TGs mind while a poor advertising channel fails to provide the targeted impact amongst target groups. While choosing or deciding on the channel of brand communication, the advertiser should thoroughly understand the objective of the campaign and accordingly choose the medium or channel of advertising.
In todays article, let us take a look at some means of advertising implemented by brand owners to advertise their brands amongst customers and also find out how each and every medium is important to effectively convey the brand message to target customers.
Television advertising i.e. a promotion campaign of a brand or service through a television channel or channels is one of the popular means of communicating any brand message to customers. Television Advertising has a major advantage as compared to other means of promotion. Enriched with audio-visual effect, customers love watching the various brand commercials that are telecast through the numerous television channels.
Radio Advertising is one of the cost-effective means of promoting a brand amongst customers. Radio advertising campaigns also provide a mass appeal as one can easily access the brand message through a radio channel. The rising number of FM channels over the years is an insinuation how radio advertising is still popular as one of the effective means of brand promotion.
Print Advertising includes any form of brand message that is available in a written format. Brochures, fliers, pamphlets, leaflets, classifieds etc. are some forms of print advertising widely adopted and implemented by brand owners to advertise their products amongst target groups. Though there is a rising popularity of new age media, print ads are still effective means of brand communication which is why innumerable numbers of brand and business owners still launch various promotion campaigns through print media.
Outdoor Advertising is one of the conventional means of promoting a brand, business or service. Billboard advertising, hoarding ads, wall posters, paintings, kiosks ads etc. are some forms of outdoor advertising. Over the years, the induction of digital technology has brought about a drastic and dramatic change in the OOH domain. Providing a classy look about the brand in a larger than life format, an OOH media provides a strong brand appeal on customers mind.