Advertising History



 communication that employs an openly sponsored, non-personal message to promote or sell a product, service or idea.  Sponsors of advertising are typically businesses wishing to promote their products or services. Advertising is differentiated from public relations in that an advertiser pays for and has control over the message. It differs from personal selling in that the message is non-personal.  Advertising is communicated through various mass mediamarketingAdvertising is an audio or visual form of ,including traditional media such as newspapers, magazines, televisionradiooutdoor advertising, direct mail; and new media such as search results, blogs, social media, websites or text messages.


 entities that advertise more than consumer products or services include political parties, interest groups, religious organizations Non-commercialdirect-response advertising", which associates a product name or image with certain qualities in the minds of consumers. On the other hand, ads that intend to elicit an immediate sale are known as brandingThe actual presentation of the message in a medium is referred to as an advertisement or "ad" for short.  Commercial ads often seek to generate increased consumption of their products or services through "and governmental agencies. Non-profit organizations may use free modes of persuasion, such as a public service announcement. Advertising may also be used to reassure employees or shareholders that a company is viable or successful.


Modern advertising originated with the techniques introduced with tobacco advertising in the 1920s, most significantly with the campaigns of Edward Bernays, considered the founder of modern, "Madison Avenue" advertising.


                                   United States History of Advertising:

AT&T, De Beers was founded in New York. It planned, created, and executed complete advertising campaigns for its customers. It created a number of memorable slogans for firms such as N.W. Ayer & Son. In 1842 Palmer bought large amounts of space in various newspapers at a discounted rate then resold the space at higher rates to advertisers. The actual ad – the copy, layout, and artwork – was still prepared by the company wishing to advertise; in effect, Palmer was a space broker. The situation changed in the late 19th century when the advertising agency of Philadelphia in advertising agencyIn the United States around 1840, Volney B. Palmer set up the first and the U.S. Army.


was the first full-service agency to assume responsibility for advertising content. N.W. Ayer opened in N. W. Ayer & SonBy 1900 the advertising agency had become the focal point of creative planning, and advertising was firmly established as a profession.  At first, agencies were brokers for advertisement space in newspapers. J. Walter Thompson Co. promotes high-powered advertisement.1869, and was located in Philadelphia.

The amount of space available in newspapers grew rapidly. The Boston Transcript published in 19,000 "agate lines" Of advertising in 1860, 87,000 in 1900, and 237,000 in 1918.


soap. By 1914, Procter & Gamble, Armour meat, Cudahy meat, American Tobacco Company, P. Lorillard tobacco, Remington Typewriters, and Quaker OatsIn 1893, 104 companies spent over $50,000 each on national advertising; most sold patent medicines, which faded away after the federal food and drug legislation of the early 20th century. Seven innovators had emerged in the big time: two thirds of the top advertisers came from just five industries: 14 food producers, 13 in automobiles and tires, nine in soap and cosmetics, and four in tobacco.


Agencies were forever breaking up and reforming, especially when one executive would split taking with him a major client and his team of copywriters.


529.43 billion. Advertising's projected distribution for 2017 was 40.4% on TV, 33.3% on digital, 9% on newspapers, 6.9% on magazines, 5.8% on outdoor and 4.3% on US$Worldwide spending on advertising in 2015 amounted to an estimated radio.  We would like to see those outdoor numbers higher and plan to change history. 



Since 1900: Global

became the first American agency to expand internationally with the opening of J. Walter Thompson London in 1899. It expanded across the globe, becoming one of the first American agencies in Egypt, South Africa J. Walter ThompsonAdvertising in the developing world was dominated by agencies in the imperial powers, especially from London and Paris. and Asia. Much of the pressure to expand came from General Motors, which wanted to export its automobiles worldwide. Ford turned to N.W. Ayer, which began its expansion in Europe and Latin America in the 1930s. The typical policy was to put an American manager in charge, and hire a staff drawn from locals who had a better understanding of the language and the culture. In 1941-42, however, Ayer closed its foreign offices and decided to concentrate on the American market.


In 2011, spending on advertising reached $143 billion in the United States and $467 billion worldwide.

Today, internationally, the largest ("big four") advertising conglomerates are Interpublic, Omnicom, Publicis, and WPP.