After understanding the various aspects of each media separately and the advantages and the limitations of each, we can conclude that no single media would be able to reach the target population individually.
Evaluation of a particular medium for inclusion in a campaign rests upon what it contributes to the cumulative effect. Any medium comprises of 4 elements.
Deciding to include advertising in the communication mix process is a relatively easy decision compared to deciding which media and media vehicle (for example which magazine or which cancel on TV, etc.)
Amongst the sea of communication channels hitting the consumer constantly, the actual message usually gets lost. Many a times, the possibility of the right message reaching the right target is also dwindled, not ruling out the fact that this has…
Innovative media focuses on alternative platforms of which open up new avenues for advertisers. As technological breakthroughs facilitate better modes of communication, the emergence of new media has enhanced reach on several levels.
Everybody runs contests. But are these contests really effective? How many people do they reach? How many people respond? How many people actually remember to fill up a postcard, or send a fax (if they can), or remember to send…
In addition to the conventional media vehicles, a lot of innovative mediums are used in rural advertising and marketing. Some of the most striking ones are:
One of the challenges faced by marketers in markets is inadequate awareness about brands, product and its usage. It is observed that low awareness level leads to
MEDIA PLAN – CONCEPTS The place to start is, understanding media language. Some terms apply to all media; some apply only to broadcast or print.
A significant addition to the increasing list of communication carriers, is that of SMS, Short Messaging Service. SMS has become the fastest, easiest and the most convenient way to communicate today.