If you are considering poster advertising, you need to come up with an eye-catching message and use appealing colors and graphics to capture people’s attention long enough to give them a lasting impression. Here are a few tips to help you market your message effectively using posters: Outdoor sign holders
Poster Design: Having a unique element or design will draw attention to your posters. Take your time when designing and creating your posters and use as much funding as your budget will allow to come up with a really top-notch idea.
If you can draw people attention to your advertising and get people talking, there will be a buzz about your company or product. This is what you want! Publicity is great for business. Some choose to use a series of posters to deliver a long-term message. This can be very effective, especially if you can come up with an idea that will interest people leave them hanging in suspense for what is to come.
There needs to be some recognizable theme, punch line, logo, or design among all your advertising. Find something that works and stick with it. More expensive and well-made posters always capture more attention, so work with what your budget allows to get the most for your money. Posters with a glossy finish will look more attractive and will hold up to weathering much better.
Poster Positioning: Before hanging up your posters, notice what areas would be likely to have more viewers and what areas are most visible. Also take into account how much other poster advertising is done in the area. You may be wise to try to find a spot where you are not forced to try to stand out among several other posters. Also, if you are competing for poster space, there is a high likelihood that your poster will be taken down after a short time. This may not be worth the money you are putting into it. These are all things to consider when choosing poster positions.
Time of Year/ Demographics: Find out where your target audience is and when they are there, and plan your advertising around that. Outdoor posters usually receive more viewers in warmer weather, and posters around shopping areas will get more viewing during holidays and big shopping seasons.
With all this said, you may just wish to get out there and poster everywhere if you are doing an extensive advertising campaign. Experience will also teach you where the best advertising spots can be found.
Internet Banner Posters: This is a newer form of advertising that has greatly increased in popularity. It is estimated that seventy percent of people shopping on the Internet are doing research before making a large purchase. This definitely catches the interest of marketers! Spend a little money to do some research if you choose this form of advertising, and it will be well worth your while. Discover which websites your target audience is most likely to be viewing and if your budget will allow, go for those sites. Using this form of advertising can actually be more economical and take less maintenance than other forms of poster advertising.