MKT 100 Marketing Week 5 Discussion 1

“e-Marketing and Social Networking” Please respond to one (1) of the following:

  • Use the Internet to access one (1) of your social media accounts (i.e., Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, etc.) and take note of the ads on the site. Describe the brands that are being marketed on your page. Discuss whether or not these ads catch your attention or compel you to purchase the product or service and explain why or why not.
  • If you do not have any social media accounts, use the Internet to visit the Website of your favorite store, and take note of the type of social media (i.e., Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, etc.) that it uses in order to promote its brand. Describe the store you researched and explain the type(s) of social media the store is using to market its products / brand. Describe two (2) elements of the advertising on this store’s social media page(s) that you like or dislike.

For this week’s discussion be sure to:

  • Incorporate terms / information from Chapter 9 in the textbook.
  • Comment on at least one (1) of your peers’ posts.