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Wednesday, September 09, 2009

A Lesson in Advertising

Too often when I open men's magazines I see ads for high society. These can come in the form of clothing ads, vacation home ads, accessory ads, or cologne ads. The last on that list always leaves me especially confused as I'm not really sure they create advertising that really suits the market they are pitching to. So for once, we're going to clear the air.

BAD AD:


GOOD AD:



See how simple that is? Let's try another shall we?

BAD AD:

GOOD AD:

Or if downstairs isn't your thing, there's always these too:

My point is: these are MEN'S MAGAZINES. A little less dick would be nice.

Thanks,
The Editors

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