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Harald Jezek

Owner, Nuada beauty+wellness


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Advertising.......is it still worth the money ?

Today we are inundated with ads of any kind, form and shape. This brings up the question how efficient ads actually are. Do people still pay attention and if they do, do they act based on the ads ? Or are ads considered background noise or even worse, an annoyance ?
What kind of ads are the most likely to catch your attention ? As a consumer, how would you like a company to engage with you ?
Here a link to the best ads on TED: http://www.ted.com/aws

Topics: advertising

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  • Apr 6 2011: Ok after reading the first 20 comments or so I had to chime in... so maybe someone else has said this.

    I make a living by advertising products for businesses. A good living. Its worth it. But Its not worth it if you're stupid.

    with the technology available today you can measure and track the success of your advertising. TV radio and print ads are dying and everything is moving online for this very reason.

    Millions have been made by individuals running ad campaigns from their basement.

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