Media Manipulation And The Media

853 Words Nov 15th, 2014 4 Pages
Media Manipulation is a series of related techniques in which partisans create an image or argument that favors their particular interests. They are different type of media manipulation such as Activism, Hoaxing, Marketing, Political campaigning, Propagandizing, Psychological warfare, Public relations, and Advertising know as Ads. An advertisement is a message printed in a newspaper, or broadcast to individuals, that attempts to persuade consumers to buy a specific product, or agree with a particular idea. Advertising messages are spread through numerous and varied channels of media. The major media are Print Advertising, Broadcast Advertising, direct mail, business publications, outdoor advertising, and Online Advertising also known as Digital. In addition, a significant amount of all advertising is invested in miscellaneous media, such as window displays, free shopping-news publications, calendars, blimps, sky writing by airplanes, and even sandwich boards carried by people walking the streets. They are placed in television, radio, magazines, and can even be seen on billboards by the roadside.
How do media use advertising to manipulation? Most of the time you won’t recognize media manipulation when you see it or hear it. It look and sound so real, and are found everywhere. Now a day someone can’t go anywhere without seeing or hear at least one advertisement or commercial. Ads are an important part of every type of media. Advertisements permit media to sell at an…
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