Sales may lead to advertising as much as advertising leads to sales.
Buy me and you will overcome the anxieties I have just reminded you of.
If advertising is not an official or state art, it is nonetheless clearly art.
Advertising generally works to reinforce consumer trends rather than to initiate them.
Most criticism of advertising is written in ignorance of what actually happens inside these agencies.
American advertisers rely on 'essentially illogical' approaches to determine their advertising budgets.
Advertisements ordinarily work their wonders, to the extent that they work at all, on an inattentive public.
It is very likely that many firms spend more on advertising than, for their own best interests, they should.
The power of ads rests more in the repetition of obvious exhortations than in the subtle transmission of values.
Chances are that neither the client nor the agency will ever know very much about what role the ad has played in sales or profits of the client, either short-term or long-term.