The advent of technology has brought immense changes to the field of advertisement bringing with it the benefits of enabling marketers reach their customers and vice versa. The World Wide Web has been put to use to introduce some very simple yet unique advertising tools. Marketers can now take advantage of social media and explore other advertising options such as banner ads to plan their advertising campaign.
Banner ads: Banner advertisements also known as display ads are the small rectangular pieces of advertisements you see on websites. These banner ads could be compared to the advertisements you find in the newspaper but the carry with them the added advantage of enabling a customer to reach the product seller or manufacturer directly. Banner advertisements have proved effective in bringing regular traffic to the website of the product that is being advertised and is the easiest way to reach your target audience. Banner ads could be made extremely attractive with the use of different shapes, sizes, audio and video and other graphic content. Advertising agencies could also be hired to plan and execute the ad campaign.
Social Media like Facebook offers companies the opportunity to get in touch with their clients and build relationships with their customers and is the perfect form of direct marketing.
Online advertising is an ideal option for marketers who seek to reach a large audience in a cost effective manner. One of the methods with which you can begin to enhance your online presence is to get a listing on many online business directories. Online business directories also have free listings and you can register with many online directories free of cost and reach customers.
“At least 70% of consumers research products and services online before shopping”, according to the report of the Best Business Practices report. Therefore an online presence is most vital for the recognition of your product and the growth of your enterprise.
Internet marketing is also the most advantageous form of advertising in light of the fact that it reaches an international audience in a shorter span of time and in the most cost-effective manner. It also helps advertisers effectively reach their targeted audience when compared to traditional media. With the use of the internet, marketing marketers can channel their advertising campaign to get through to the audience for whom the campaign was created. Online advertising allows a greater reach when compared to traditional forms of marketing. The internet also assists companies to stay in touch with their clients round the clock.
Another advantage of online marketing is the ability to track the results of your ads and the number of leads generated from your online advertising campaign. From tools such as Google analyzer, you could also get information on the geographical region of the viewers and align your marketing strategy to reach customers who have shown interest in your product.