The advertising concept book

think now, design later : a complete guide to creative ideas, strategies and campaigns

The advertising concept book

A former advertising designer at Ogilvy London counsels advertising professionals on how to make a successful ad by focusing on its basic messages rather than its special effects, in a guide that covers such topics as copywriting, media strategies, and the qualities of the industry's most successful campaigns. Original.

The Advertising Concept Book

Think Now, Design Later : a Complete Guide to Creative Ideas, Strategies and Campaigns

The Advertising Concept Book

Here is a systematically presented course on everything anyone needs to know about advertising, from how to write copy and choose a typeface, to how agencies work and the different strategies used for print, TV or cinema and other media, including interactive. Exercises throughout help the reader judge their own work and that of others. By getting to the heart of the creative process in a way that other guides dont, The Advertising Concept Book can help anyone produce better advertising.

The Advertising Concept Book: Think Now, Design Later (Third)

The Advertising Concept Book: Think Now, Design Later (Third)

The classic guide to creative ideas, strategies, and campaigns in advertising, now in a revised and updated third edition In creative advertising, no amount of glossy presentation will improve a bad idea. That’s why this book is dedicated to the first and most important lesson: concept. Structured to provide both a complete course on advertising and a quick reference on specific industry topics, it covers every aspect of the business, from how to write copy and learn the creative process to how agencies work and the different strategies used for all types of media. This edition has been updated to include expanded chapters on interactive advertising and integrative advertising, a new chapter on branded social media, and fifty specially drawn new roughs of key campaigns. Pete Barry outlines simple but fundamental rules about how to “push” an ad to turn it into something exceptional, while exercises throughout help readers assess their own work and that of others. Fifty years’ worth of international, award-winning ad campaigns—in the form of over 450 “roughs” specially produced by the author, fifty of which are new to this edition—also reinforce the book’s core lesson: that a great idea will last forever.

The Advertising Concept Book (First

The Advertising Concept Book (First

This is the third edition of the highly successful Advertising Concept Book. As well as substantially expanded chapters on interactive advertising and integrated advertising, an entirely new chapter on branded social media has been added. This new edition contains fifty specially drawn new illustrations of key campaigns. It covers every aspect of the business, from how to write copy and learn the creative process to how agencies work and the different strategies used for all types of media. Pete Barry outlines simple but fundamental rules about how to 'push' an ad to turn it into something exceptional, while exercises throughout will help readers assess their own work and that of others. Fifty years' worth of international, award-winning ad campaigns - in the form of over 500 'roughs' specially sketched by the author - also reinforce the book's core lesson: that a great idea will last forever. Pete Barry goes straight to the essence of how to write a great ad: work out what you want to say, who you are saying it to, and how you want to say it.

Advertising: Concept and Copy (Third Edition)

Advertising: Concept and Copy (Third Edition)

The new edition of a classic text about advertising creativity: how to find great ideas and express them freshly and powerfully. A classic text now in a new edition, George Felton’s Advertising: Concept and Copy is an innovative approach to advertising creativity. It covers the entire conceptual process, from developing smart strategy to executing it with strong ads—from what to say to how to say it. Part 1, Strategies, operates on the premise that the idea beneath an ad’s surface determines its success. This first section shows how to research products, understand consumer behavior, analyze audiences, and navigate marketplace realities, then how to write creative briefs that focus this strategic analysis into specific advertising objectives. Part 2, Executions, explains how to put strategy into play. It discusses the tools at a copywriter’s command—creating a distinctive brand voice, telling stories, using language powerfully and originally—as well as the wide variety of media and advertising genres that carry and help shape messages. But great executions are elusive. So Part 3, the Toolbox, gives advice about how to think creatively, then presents an array of problem-solving tools, a series of techniques that advertisers have used repeatedly to produce exceptional work. In brief, this book shows how to find strong selling ideas and how to express them in fresh, memorable, persuasive ways. The new edition features greatly expanded discussions of guerrilla advertising, interactive advertising, brand voice, storytelling, and the use of social media. Hundreds of ads in full color, both in the book and on an accompanying Web site, demonstrate the best in television, radio, print, and interactive advertising. Advertising: Concept and Copy is the most comprehensive text in its field, combining substantial discussion of both strategy and technique with an emphasis on the craft of writing not found elsewhere. It is truly a writer’s copywriting text.

Advertising

Concept and Copy

Advertising

A time-tested text, George Felton? Advertising: Concept and Copy, Second Edition, is an innovative approach to advertising creativity. It covers the entire conceptual process, from developing smart strategy to executing it with strong ads?rom what to say to how to say it. Part 1, Strategies, operates on the premise that the idea beneath an ad? surface determines its success. This first section shows how to research products, understand consumer behavior, analyze audiences, and navigate marketplace realities, then how to write creative briefs that focus this strategic analysis into specific advertising objectives. Part 2, Executions, explains how to put strategies into play. It discusses the tools at a copywriter? command, from the elements of print advertising?eadlines, visuals, body copy?o the wide variety of media and advertising genres available to advertisers. But creating great executions is never easy. So Part 3, the Toolbox, gives advice about how to think creatively, then presents an array of problem-solving tools, a series of techniques that advertisers have used repeatedly to produce exceptional work. In brief, this book shows how to find strong selling ideas, then how to express them in fresh, memorable, persuasive ways. Over 200 ads, many in color, demonstrate the strong thinking and writing that underlie the best advertising. This Second Edition features new sections on guerrilla advertising, interactive media, international and multicultural advertising, and postmodern advertising, as well as more material on the art of headlines, theme lines, slogans, and naming. Advertising: Concept and Copy is the most comprehensive text in its field, combining substantial discussion of both strategy and technique with an emphasis on the craft of writing not found elsewhere. It is truly a writer's copywriting text.

Advertising by Design

Generating and Designing Creative Ideas Across Media

Advertising by Design

A real-world introduction to advertising design in today's industry Advertising by Design is the most comprehensive, up-to-date guide to concept generation and design for advertising. Step-by-step instructions and expert discussion guide you through the fundamentals, as you develop the deeper understanding that connects the dots and sparks your creativity. Interviews with leading creative directors provide a glimpse into the real-world idea generation process, and case studies of successful ads allow you to dissect both the process and result to discover the keys to effective advertising. This new third edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect the industry's shift from print and TV ads to fully integrated transmedia campaigns, giving you invaluable insight into a broad range of media channels. New concepts and strategies for social media, digital media, pull marketing, creative content, and more are discussed in depth to help you tell an engaging story using every tool at your disposal. Ancillaries include PowerPoint slides and quizzes bring this book right into the classroom for a complete introduction to advertising design. Students seeking a career in advertising need the ability to generate idea-driven campaigns and adapt them for use in print, mobile, television, and social media formats. This book provides the well-rounded instruction required to succeed in the digital age. Master the fundamentals of advertising design for a range of media channels Integrate print, web, social media, and more to convey an engaging story Jumpstart your creativity with lessons from top creative directors Build your knowledge base around the reality of modern advertising Effective advertisers blend ideas, information, and entertainment in a way that reaches a range of audiences through a range of media types; this requires deep mastery of idea generation, copywriting, and graphic design. Advertising by Design helps you develop the skills and knowledge today's advertising industry demands. "With its colorful, current examples, insightful interviews and relevant and thorough content, this book is the winning text for me." (Journal of Advertising Education, Sage Journals - Spring 2017)

Fundamentals of Advertising & Public Relation

Fundamentals of Advertising & Public Relation

This book is specially designed to meet the need of Management and Mass Communication students specializing in advertising and Marketing. This is very basic book in a simple language which explains the various concepts of advertising. As in this book student will able to understand that advertising is paid communication that spreads information about a product service or idea and is aimed at a large number of people at a time. In order to reach to the masses advertising agencies purchase space time in one or more media purchase television radio newspapers and magazines. The main aim of advertising is to increase the consumer base of an organization by providing information about various products and services. Last few decades advertising industries have come a long way, from simply informing the prospects of the availability of product and services to a skillful development of strategy in marketing to make brands and extension of people's attitude and personality. Today with the concept of globalization consumers are highly exposed to an array of global brands. The mass media, especially with the internet, has created media market which is invincible. In order to understand that market marketers have to develop such marketing strategies which will be going to grab the attention of the consumers easily and effectively. The entry of global brands in India led to an explosion in the advertising business with a proliferation of advertising campaigns for new products and services in the market as also arrange of sales promotion activities. Global branduch as Coca-Cola Pepsi Pizza Hut created campaigns that can be termed as purely local in inspiration while retaining the international themes. The changing scenario, an addition of globalization, entry of new media and expansion of media market give rise to customer expectations, does advertising has emerged as an important field of study in various journalism & management programs offered by various universities.

Basics Advertising 02: Art Direction

Basics Advertising 02: Art Direction

Basics Advertising 02: Art Direction provides an essential introduction to the process of art directing creative advertising concepts.

The Fundamentals of Creative Advertising

The Fundamentals of Creative Advertising

The Fundamentals of Creative Advertising provides an introduction to the key elements of creative advertising and includes a wealth of visual examples taken from real campaigns using various media.