Impact of Social Advertising in India

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IMPACT OF SOCIAL ADVERTISING IN INDIA
[1]J.Sindhuja, [2]K.Parthiban

SCHOOL OF MANAGEMANT
SASTRA UNIVERSITY
THANJAVUR

Social Advertising is the first form of advertising that systematically leverages historically "offline" dynamics, such as peer-pressure, friend recommendations, and other forms of social influence. Social media has the power to transform a campaign into a religion. Social Advertising is the media message designed to educate or motivate the Indians to engage in voluntarily social activities. Social media has great potential to influence all corners of the web. It enhances the advertisement useful for the readers and also satisfies the advertisers effectively by reaching the public. This paper explores
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The non-metro city newspapers garnering 56 per cent of the overall social ads. Government organisations as well as NGOs have increased the expenses by 30 per cent over the last ten years owing to the growing economy.
This ads create a huge impact on the mass audiences of India. For example, the Tata Tea “Jaago re” campaign which was aimed at making people aware about exercising right to vote was well received by viewers.
In the commercial industry, they talks about individuals needing to broaden with changing times. It shows two friends sitting in a restraunt and one of them tells the other friend to have a look at the gay couple on the other table. So his friend picks up a rolled newspaper and taps him on his head and continues to have his lunch. A punch line then props up saying “it is time to open our minds”. The above few ads creates awareness to both literate and illiterate citizens in India.

REVIEW OF LITERATURE: A review literature can be interpreted as review of an abstract accomplishment. Different authors have pointed out their view of social advertising. It will analyze with the present condition of social advertising. The literature will be in the form of thesis, researchers, academic studies.
Srivastava, Vibhava ; Nandan, Tanuj (Jan-Mar 2010) states that advertising plays a significant role in the society. It is stated that it is

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