Advertisements Are All around Us Essay

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In today’s society, advertising plays a huge part of sale production around the world. Advertising is found in almost every place imaginable and where a person least expects it. Some advertisements are very noticeable and distinct, while others are very subtle yet the human eye tends to catch them. There are advertisements all around us which include signs, posters, news papers, Internet, television, movies and much more. Just take a look around and see how many ads can be found. On average, an American sees up to 3000 advertisements in one day.(ASP) I find this is somewhat believable because advertisements are everywhere. For instance, when I wake up in the morning, I sometimes hear the sound of my alarm radio advertising products,…show more content…
Along the way, I see many signs that advertise for fast food joints such as Burger King, McDonalds, or Taco Bell. There are also road signs on the highway that advertise for these restaurants that give a list of all the dining facilities that will be present at the next exit. Not only are there road signs, but there are also giant billboards that advertise for these restaurants and different companies. The billboards say things like “Exit next 2 miles...McDonalds on your left” or “Can You Rise to the Challenge?...GoArmy.com.” The advertising just seems never ending…and right, it does not end there. When I arrive at school, it is more of the same, just looks a little different. I see college students holding cups or carrying bags with a fast food labels on them. I spot many different brand names on clothing, shoes and accessories. I also notice posters showing ads for companies and sometimes fliers are passed out to students with coupons that encourage them to buy certain products. There are many other advertisements I see around campus that I have not even begun to touch. Such as all the advertisements I see online whenever I log on the
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