Top 5 Banner Advertising Tips

November 29, 2008 by  Filed under: Banner 
 

When looking for a great way to advertise you business online a banner ad might be precisely what you are looking for. Banner marketing campaigns have such a wide reaching consumer base that they can really give your business a jump-start. However, the key to a great banner ad is how well the marketing plan has been designed behind it. You will want to make sure that your companies advertising plan is unique, attention grabbing, and is prominently placed on the web.

So you know that you want your banner ad campaign to be successful, but what can you do to ensure its success? There are five easy tips that will help you make sure that your banner ad is the best and most eye catching that it can be. By following these, you will be setting yourself up for marketing success!

Add Animation

When creating your banner ad by adding in a bit of animation you can actually catch the consumer’s eye more easily. It has been shown that banner ads usually gain a higher click through rate. This proves that more people are seeing your advertisement and that it is sparking their interest. Animation is great, but you will need to take care to not integrate animation that is too complicated. You will want to be sure to keep your animation limited to a 5-7 second loop. If you incorporate more than that, you may actually irritate your consumers, which is definitely not what you want.

Encourage Interaction

Customers who see your banner ad is a good thing, but customers who click on your ad is even better. If you can build in a button that they can click on to order your product or request more information you can significantly increase your ad’s effectiveness.

Make Your Ad Eye Catching

There is a lot happening on the web so making your ad stand out is vital to its success. One of the easiest ways to do this is with the colors that you choose. By selecting bright eye catching colors you will increase the likelihood that your ad will attract the consumers attention.

People Love Free Stuff

People love getting something for nothing so that is a great way to spark their interest in your product. By offering a gift or a gift with purchase then you will be able to entice people to click on your banner.

Keep it Simple

Your banner ad does not have to be complicated. In fact, simplicity is key. By creating an easy to read banner ad the consumer has an easier time navigating it, and therefore is more likely to click on it.

Advertising is a huge factor to your businesses success or failure. By using Internet banner ads you will be able to reach a wider variety of future customers. With these basic tips, you can be sure that your Internet banner ad will be a success that will help you increase your client base significantly.

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