IMPACT OF SEX APPEALS IN ADVERTISING MESSAGES

The research examined the impact of sex appeal in advertising message, particularly how ladies are portrayed in advertisement especially in this era when they have become an instrument of attraction in advertising. The research was anchored on AIDA theory. Survey research method was used to select respondents among students of Osun State Polytechnic, Iree.  Non-probability sampling technique was used to select respondents from seven faculties using purposive sampling. The data collection instrument for this research was questionnaire as 250 copies were administered. Findings show that many students likes exposure to sex appeal in advert (63.4%) while (73.2%) submitted that sex …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF TELEVISION ADVERTISING ON CONSUMERS BUYING HABITS OF CIGARETTES IN NIGERIAN

The research examines the influence of television advertising on consumers buying habits of cigarettes in Nigeria with a case study of Commercial Drivers in Onisha). It was established that television been an audio-visual platform has the capacity to influence the behaviour of people. Similarly, people tend to get motivated and persuaded by what they watch on television according to Garbner, G. et. al (1980). Survey research method was used coupled with one hundred (100) respondents while ninety (90) questionnaires were retrieved. The data were analyzed and interpreted using the table, frequency and percentage method. Also, cigarette/tobacco advertisement influences the smoking …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF PRODUCT PACKAGING ON CONSUMERS’ PATRONAGE OF INDOMIE NOODLES

The significance of product packaging in the sale and durability of product cannot be overemphasized in this competitive market. The research examines the influence of product packaging on consumers’ patronage of indomie noodles. The research used quantitative research with survey method while questionnaire was used as data collection instrument. 100 respondents that were selected from the total population within Asaba Metropolis using non-probability method because of its convenience, respondents were selected purposively using accidental sampling method. It is shown from the findings that respondents retained and remembered indomie noodles product easily through its product packaging. It is recommended that manufacturers …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF INDIGENOUS LANGUAGE ON ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN ON MTN AND GLO CUSTOMERS

The study was carried out to find out the Influence of Indigenous Language on Advertising Campaign using MTN and GLO telecommunication firms as a case study . In carrying out this study, the researcher used survey research method coupled with questionnaire as the measuring instrument. From the findings, it is established that language is one of the powerful tools in conveying advert messages to the targeted audience. Also, advertising in indigenous language has great impact on the targeted public rather than advert in another language because people tend to understand their native language better and that is both the MTN …READ MORE …

IMPACT OF NEWSPAPER ADVERTISEMENT ON UNILEVER PLC, LAGOS

The study examined the impact of newspaper advertisement on an organisation using Unilever Plc, Apapa Lagos as a case study. Newspaper advertisement is very unique because is a permanent medium of communication and readers from all works of life who come across the newspaper can be opportune to see the advertisement message(s). The researcher adopted survey research method to elicit data from the selected respondents who were drawn using non-probability method. Data were collected via questionnaire while it was also analysed and interpreted using simple statistic method (frequency and percentage) with tables. Unilever Plc. should adopt the attitude of determine …READ MORE …

FACEBOOK AS EMERGING TOOL FOR POLITICAL PARTICIPATION

The study examined the influence of social media particularly Facebook as emerging tool for political participation in Delta State, Nigeria. The emergency and proliferation of social media otherwise known as citizen media has reshaped political education and mobilization in Nigeria. It offers platform for political debates, cyber activism, political campaign and political mobilization. Survey research method was used coupled with 300 copies of questionnaires that were administered to residents in the three senatorial districts of Delta state. This political dispensation, political office holders, politicians, including president and governors created and manage social media account such as facebook, twitter, Instagram among …READ MORE …

Impact of Advertising on Consumers Buying Behaviours

The research examined the impact of advertising on consumers buying behaviours (a study of Nasco Cornflakes advertising of 2016-2017. It is established that advertisements go a long way in influencing how consumers relate with a brand and the level of conviction to buy or use a product like cornflakes especial at the shopping spot. The theory that led support to this study were the Cultivation Theory and Uses and Gratification Theory. Survey research method was adopted while one hundred and fifty (150) copies of questionnaire were administered to respondents that were accidentally selected within Jos Metropolis and they Angwan Rukuba, …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF ADVERTISING ON CONSUMERS’ CHOICE  (A study of Oral B and Closeup)

The major thrust of this research is to examine the Influence of advertising on consumers’ choice of two competing brands i.e Oral B and Closeup among students of Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT). It is believed that for any profit making organization to succeed in this competitive society there is need for advertisement. Advertising has formed part of the successful promotion device that any profit making organization must not toy with if such company wants to succeed. The study was anchored on Persuasive Theory and Cultivation Theory respectively. Survey research method was adopted in which 100 copies …READ MORE …

EFFECT OF ADVERTISING OF HERBAL PRODUCT ON CONSUMER DECISION MAKING PROCESS

The research examined the effect of Advertising of Herbal Product on Consumers Decision Making Process: A case study Amen Scientific Herbal Centre, Taifa-Accra. The research was anchored on Source Credibility and Cultivation Theory. Survey research method was adopted while questionnaire was used to collect data from respondents. 150 respondents were accidentally selected from major strategic location within Usshertown, Tudu, Victoriaborg, West Ridge, and East Ridge while 131 copies were correctly returned and analysed using frequency and percentage data analysis method. Findings show that lots of the respondents often exposed to Amen Herb Advertisement from the radio, television, billboard and online …READ MORE …

IMPACT OF TUESDAY GUARDIAN EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES ADVERTISEMENT ON THE SALES OF THE NEWSPAPER

The study investigated the Impact of Tuesday Guardian Employment Opportunities Advertisement on the Sales of the Newspaper in order to ascertain the extent in which people in Osogbo have access, patronize and get job from the Tuesday edition of the Guardian. The study is anchored on Uses and Gratifications Theory and Source Credibility Theory. Survey research method was used coupled with questionnaire to elicit responses from the respondents that were selected through purposive sampling in five strategic locations within Osogbo particularly  in Oke Fair, Gbemu, Ayetoro Area, Old Garage and Ola-Iya Area respectively. 200 copies of questionnaire were administered and …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF POLITICAL ADVERTISING ON VOTING BEHAVIOUR OF RESIDENTS OF RURAL COMMUNITY

The research examined the influence of political advertising on voting behaviour of residents of rural community (A case study of Iree Community). Political advertising campaigns are made easier and possible to reach wider electorate through the mass media- radio, TV, newspaper, magazine, social media, email and so on. This research was anchored on Technological Determinism, Democratic Participant Theory and Source Credibility. The research also used survey research method coupled with 250 copies of questionnaires that were administered to respondents within Iree from which 220 copies were correctly filled and analyzed using frequency and percentage table method. Findings show that substantial …READ MORE …

PERCEPTION OF STUDENTS IN THE USE OF CELEBRITY ENDORSEMENT IN NIGERIA ADVERTISING INDUSTRY

The use of celebrity endorser strategy now frequently used by corporate organization like GLO or individual marketers to get exposure for their brands/product and for consumers to patronize what they have to offer.  The study was anchored Perception Theory and Mental Model. The research used survey method coupled with questionnaire as a data collection instrument. One hundred (100) respondents were accidentally selected while only 90 copies were correctly filled and returned for analysis. The data collected were analysed and discussed in descriptive statistics (frequency and percentage method). Finding also shows that many of the respondents (77.7%) admitted that they saw …READ MORE …

EFFECTIVENESS OF PRODUCT ENDORSEMENTS BY CELEBRITIES IN ADVERTISEMENT

The study examines the effectiveness of product endorsements by celebrities in advertisement with a particular focus on Global Communication, Nigeria. The study was used Perception Theory and Mental Model. The research used survey method coupled with questionnaire as a data collection instrument. One hundred (100) respondents were accidentally selected while only 90 copies were correctly filled and returned for analysis. The data collected were analysed and discussed in descriptive statistics (frequency and percentage method). Finding also shows that many of the respondents (77.7%) admitted that they saw celebs in Glo advertising campaigns many times. On whether celebrities featured on Glo …READ MORE …

IMPACT OF JOB SATISFACTION ON ORGANIZATION COMMITMENT

The study is set out to examine the impact of job satisfaction on organization commitment with a case study of Nigeria Brewery Plc. Job satisfaction is a crucial issue in an organization because it determines most of the time the level of success and productivity in an organization. Survey research method was adopted in which questionnaires were administered to the respondents using simple random sampling technique. The data were analyzed using frequency, percentage and means of data analysis were used. Findings show that majority of the respondents (55.6%) said they are not promoted as at when due and they equally …READ MORE …

IMPACT OF TELEVISION ADVERTISEMENT ON CHILDREN

The research examined the impact of television advertisement on children with a particular focus on Kunike Nursery and Primary School Osogbo, Osun state as a case study. Television being an audiovisual medium that mirrors reality is capable of influencing the psychological perspective of children and adolescents because children tend to cultivate what they watch on television according to George Gerbner.  Also, children are influenced by the advertiser’s promise that the product or service will benefit them. Survey research method was adopted with 100 children as sample size that are between the age of 5-15. The results revealed that advertisements played …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF INDIGENOUS LANGUAGE IN TELECOMMUNICATION CUSTOMERS’ CARE

The study influence of  Indigenous Language usage in telecommunication Customers’ Care on Subscriber Service Satisfaction among Osun State Polytechnic Students Iree.  The rationale for carrying out this study is to investigate the degree at which telecommunication service people in indigenous language and the extent which people also prefer to be served in indigenous language among other objectives. This research was anchored on Grunig and Hunt Model of Public Relations, Integrated Marketing Communication Theory and Accommodation Theory respectively. Survey research method and questionnaire were used as research instrument to gather the required data. Accidental sampling technique was used to select 100 …READ MORE …

Influence of Billboard Advertisement in the Promotion of Lux Soap.

This study examined the influence of billboard advertisement in the promotion of lux soap. Advertising is one of the tools used for persuasive communication to target audience. Advertising is the communication relayed from companies to persuade an audience to purchase their products. For the sake of the effectiveness of the result of this research, a critical review to related literature was made. Relevant theories were used to gratify the study. Quantitative research design was used in which cross-sectional survey method was adopted while the data collection instrument was questionnaire. Findings showed that billboard advertising creates awareness of products and services; …READ MORE …

AUDIENCE PERCEPTION OF LACASERA SOFT DRINK ADVERTISEMENT

The research examined audience perception of Lacasera soft drink advertisement using Madona University Okija, Anambra state as a case study. The research was also aimed at finding out if Madona University students are influenced by television commercials of Lacasera. The research design for the study was survey research, the scope of the survey research was limited to a sample of 120 respondents drawn from students of the institution using purposive sampling method (non-probability method). The theory that led support to this study was cultivation analysis and persuasion theory, and Advertising: Strong and Weak Theory etc. According to this theory mass …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF BILLBOARD ADVERTISEMENT IN BUYING PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AMONG PEDESTRIANS IN LAGOS CITY

The research explored the influence of billboard advertisement in buying products and services among pedestrians in Lagos city. The basic concern of the research was to find out whether billboard advertisement influence buying habit of consumers and to what extent. Without mincing words, it is obvious that billboard is one of the effective advertising media especially with the introduction of digital billboard that is capable of working like television with motion picture, sound among others. Survey research method was adopted and 200 copies of questionnaires were administered to 200 respondents within Lagos metropolis who were selected using accidental sampling technique. …READ MORE …

Audience Perception and Believability of Social Media Advert: A study of Facebook

The research examined audience perception and believability of social media advertisement with a focus on Facebook adverts among University of Lagos Students. The rationale for carrying out this study is on the observation that lots of companies and individuals are now promoting their brand online particularly through social media. Survey research method was used and questionnaire was also adopted to gather data from over 200 respondents that were drawn among UNILAG students using non-probability sampling method. Also, the data collected were analysed in frequency and percentage tables. Findings show that many of the respondents trust and patronise products and services …READ MORE …

IMPACT OF ADVERTISING ON THE SALES AND CONSUMPTION OF COCA COLA

The research was on the thrust to examine the impact of advertising on the sales and consumption of Coca Cola with a study of Novena University students. The research adopted survey method as a quantitative research and questionnaire was employed to elicit responses from the respondents that were drawn through accidental sampling of 120 respondents. The theory that led support to this study were Cultivation Analysis and Persuasion Theory and Advertising: Strong and Weak Theory etc. According to these theories media is responsible for shaping or cultivating viewers’ perception of social reality. Findings show that majority of the respondent often …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF WOMEN IMAGE IN PRODUCTS AND SERVICES ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS

The study investigated influence of women image in products and services advertising campaign because today, there are varieties of images, or representations of females in newspaper, magazine, television, posters, billboard, and product label. The study used Hierarchy of Effects Model, Source Credibility Theory and Learning Theory respectively to give scholarly point of view to this research. The research used survey method while questionnaire was designed to collect data from the selected 120 respondents; out of which 112 copies were returned and analyzed using frequency and percentage tables. It was realized that women image plays a significant role in newspaper, magazine, …READ MORE …

AUDIENCE PERCEPTION OF FACEBOOK AS MARKETING MEDIUM

Big, Small and Medium Enterprises and individuals are now promoting their products and services on online inlcuding Facebook because 40% of the people in world are now online and because facebook is the second most visited website after google.com according to Alexa ranking. It was on this notion that the research investigates audience perception of sponsored Facebook advertisement on Kwara State University students. Survey research design was adopted as a quantitative method using questionnaire for data gathering.  Multistage sampling method as probability sampling technique was used to select respondents. Two hundred (200) respondents were drawn among the students using simple …READ MORE …

STUDENTS ATTITUDE TOWARDS FACEBOOK SPONSORED ADVERTISEMENT

Big, Small and Medium Enterprises and individuals are now promoting their products and services on online inlcuding Facebook because 40% of the people in world are now online and because facebook is the second most visited website after google.com according to Alexa ranking. It was on this notion that the research investigates audience perception of sponsored Facebook advertisement on Kwara State University students. Survey research design was adopted as a quantitative method using questionnaire for data gathering.  Multistage sampling method as probability sampling technique was used to select respondents. Two hundred (200) respondents were drawn among the students using simple …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF PACKAGING ON CONSUMERS PURCHASE OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

The significance of product packaging in the sale and durability of product cannot be overemphasized in this competitive market. The research examines the influence of product packaging on consumers’ patronage of indomie noodles. Findings reveled that packaging add values to products and enable indomie to maintain the brand colour and appearance. Survey of some consumers was conducted within Asaba metropolis using questionnaire to collect data. It is shown from the findings that respondents retained and remembered indomie noodles product easily through its product packaging. It is recommended that manufacturers should use relevant colour and typography in a simple but detailed …READ MORE …

ROLE OF ADVERTISING ON THE PRODUCTION LINE OF AN ORGANIZATION

The major thrust of this work is to examine the role of advertising on the production line of an organization with a case study of Cadbury Bournvita. It is noted that almost all the available media especially television and internet are used frequently by the organization to persuade and convey its advert messages to their targeted audience. The quality of audiovisual possessed by the television placed it over other media as message can be seen and this agreed with the popular assertion that “see is believing”. This work was divided into five chapters.  Quantitative research design was used in which …READ MORE …

IMPACT OF ADVERTISING ON BRAND PATRONAGE

It is noted that almost all the available media especially television, newspaper and internet are used frequently by the Nestle to persuade and convey its advert messages to their targeted audience. The quality of audiovisual possessed by the television placed it over other media as message can be seen and this agreed with the popular assertion that “see is believing”. The major thrust of this work is to examine the impact of advertising on nestle brand patronage.  This work was divided into five chapters.  Quantitative research design was used in which cross-sectional survey method was adopted while the data collection …READ MORE …

TELEVISION AS AN INSTRUMENT FOR 2019 ELECTIONEERING CAMPAIGNS IN NIGERIA

The study is set out to examine television as an instrument for 2019 electioneering campaign in Nigeria because post election reports and responses  from observers indicated that 2019 presidential campaign was characterised by the hate campaigns while the serious ones kept to the rule of game. The study is anchored on three theories i.e Agenda Setting, Social Responsibility and Democratic Participant Theories respectively. Survey research method was adopted while structured questionnaire was also employed to elicit responses from 200 respondents that were purposively drawn within strategic places in Lagos out of which 180 copies that were correctly filled were analysed …READ MORE …

Consumers Believability of TV Commercial Claims: A Study of Dettol Commercial

The study examines the Consumers’ Believability of TV Commercial Claims: A Study of Dettol Commercial among Redeemer’s University, Ede, Osun State. Television commercials are indeed an important tool for organization to communicate, introduce and promote product such as Dettol. The study was anchored on Cultivation theory while survey research method was employed with 100 copies of questionnaire were administered to the respondents within Teaching and non- teaching staff of the Redeemers University Ede who were drawn using purposive sampling technique. A total of ninety copies of the administered questionnaire were retrieved. Findings show that all respondents (100%) have one time …READ MORE …

CIGARETTES TELEVISION ADVERTISEMENT ON SMOKING HABITS OF YOUTHS

The research examines the influence of television cigarettes advertisement on the smoking habits of youth in Nigeria with a case study of University of Uyo undergraduates. It was established that television been an audio-visual platform has the capacity to influence the behaviour of people. Similarly, people tend to get motivated and persuaded by what they watch on television according to George Garbner. The research use quantitative design with survey research method, one hundred (100) copies of questionnaire were administered to respondents within Uniuyo campus out of which ninety (90) copies were retrieved. The data were analyzed and interpreted using the …READ MORE …