Do you buy products because of advertising?

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  1. Seckin Esen profile image89
    Seckin Esenposted 5 years ago

    Do you buy products because of advertising?

    1. liesl5858 profile image86
      liesl5858posted 5 years ago

      No way, I buy products because I need them.

    2. myefforts profile image81
      myeffortsposted 5 years ago

      Repeated advertisements do affect the decision when buying something. Though sometimes it goes the opposite...

    3. thomasczech profile image53
      thomasczechposted 5 years ago

      I never buy anything because I see it advertised or because it is on sale. I buy what I need and when I need it.
      I have a friend who continually buys stuff because he has seen it advertised, or because it looks cool or because it is on sale. This friend also complains about his financial situation.

    4. profile image0
      sheilamyersposted 5 years ago

      I won't say I run right and buy things I see advertised. However, if I'm planning on buying something (a new vacuum, a car, or whatever), I tend to pay more attention to those which are advertised the most. Then I go on-line and do some comparisons among what are said to be the top brands and usually buy the one with the highest ratings.

      1. craftybegonia profile image68
        craftybegoniaposted 2 years agoin reply to this

        Sometimes. But it really depends of the kind of advertising. If it presents the benefits of the products more than trying to win over the customer with fluff, if the presentation appeals to me because it solves a need, i would say YES.

    5. Gchyipmonitor profile image61
      Gchyipmonitorposted 22 months ago

      yes, if it is promoting all social media

    6. Stacie L profile image92
      Stacie Lposted 22 months ago

      I read lots of reviews after seeing something advertised on rv or the internet.

    7. wikifx profile image60
      wikifxposted 10 months ago

      If I need it, I think I will.

    8. Alvina Martino profile image65
      Alvina Martinoposted 10 months ago

      it's depends on need

    9. Raja Nauman profile image60
      Raja Naumanposted 9 months ago

      Offcourse, most of the times - like the most of people. Advertisements are not only telling us about some product but these days it usually contain subliminal messages which encodes our minds to create an urge of buying that specific product when needed

    10. profile image60
      bennymooreposted 9 months ago

      advertisement sometimes is useful as well, allowing you to remember that you need those things and giving you a new options if you are not satisfied with the first one.

    11. superstarseo1 profile image45
      superstarseo1posted 8 months ago


    12. hubber8893 profile image81
      hubber8893posted 8 months ago

      The advertisement has an effect on the decision to purchase the goods bu the final outcome is strictly personal. There are many other things that come into the mind before making a purchase like
      How the product has been packed?
      The channel that is selling it. Does it has some reputation and Is it fair in dealing with the customers?
      What do my friends and known-ones say about the it?

    13. Arya Putra profile image60
      Arya Putraposted 8 months ago

      No, not at all, I buy product after reading lots of review, asking people to various related forums who already used that. I am really not a believer on advertisement.

    14. samkhan161 profile image81
      samkhan161posted 7 months ago

      more than 80% of the people buy products because of reviews and testimonials.

    15. ironwindow profile image60
      ironwindowposted 7 months ago

      Yes, sometimes I do. But for many products and services, I do read reviews. Phones, Hotels, etc fall in this category. But, for airlines, etc where there is a lack of many options, I cannot be choosy.


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