Advertising Affects A Wide Variety

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Advertising is a concept all Americans have been exposed to in their lives. It is a normal component of life that affects Americans more than they are led to believe. Advertising is constantly evolving. Advertising has been forced to change to meet up with the changing of times. The price spent on advertising raises at a rapid rate each and every year. Moreover, the every increasing money spent on advertising shows that it is effective on reaching and influencing the American consumer. Advertising affects a wide variety and a large amount of people. According to The Statistics Portal, “The United States is, by far, the largest advertising market in the world. In 2015, more than 180 billion U.S. dollars were spent in advertising in the United States. This figure is more than double the amount spent in advertising in China, the second largest ad market in the world.” From this, it is effortless to see that American’s are highly exposed to advertisements. According to the International Advertising Association, “Advertising can encourage companies to compete and provide new products. This encourages more consumers to buy because these products meet the needs and wants of more consumers. Thus, the economy is positively affected. In addition, advertising can help create more jobs. As the demand for products and services goes up because of advertising, more people are needed to manufacture, supply, ship and test those products and services. Thus, more jobs are created.” It has
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