Newspapers have changed considerably in the past 30 years, specifically in response to other media, such as television and the Internet. Using a recent copy of a newspaper as a resource, compare and contrast the advertising and visual techniques of the newspaper with those in other media forms such as magazines and the Internet?In what ways have other media forms influenced newspaper advertising? In what ways have newspaper advertisements remained unique?
Did you notice the advertisements?
Suppose you could travel back in time, what products would have been advertised during humanity’s greatest moments?
What if we found sponsors …
- What if Ardipithecus ramidus wore a Livestrong wristband
- What if a really old foot print had a Nike sponsor?
- What if a very old calendar had a Monsanto advertisement?
What modern companies would you advertise along-side these historic firsts?
Consider a “Top 200” company today. Of what moments in history would it pay great sums to be a sponsor?