May 202015
 
Advertising awareness and recall metrics

Advertising awareness metrics In addition to measuring brand awareness, firms will often look to measure advertising awareness through a similar/same survey of the target market. This would be an extension of the questionnaire discussed in the article on brand awareness metrics. There are four main advertising awareness metrics that can Read full article…

Jul 292014
 

  When I was a marketing student, a long time ago, I did not study integrated marketing communications. Instead, I studied advertising and sales management as separate subjects. That was the way it was taught in university and that was the way it was practiced in real organizations. (In the Read full article…

Jul 282014
 
Understanding the four stages of integrated marketing communications

  One model that is discussed in marketing textbooks to explain the concept of integrated marketing communications is the four stages of integrated marketing communications (IMC) developed by Schultz and Kitchen (2000). The four stages model of integrated marketing communications (IMC) As can be seen in the model, the four Read full article…

Aug 152013
 

  What is meant by “execution” in an advertising sense? In advertising and communication programs, one of the challenges is to execute a good creative idea. Marketing students sometimes have difficultly understanding how an idea may or may not be executed well. This is because, in theory, once a creative Read full article…