Launching new products into the market should be preceded by research on the market if the product can be accepted by the market or not. By spreading the sample of the product and gather comments from consumers. After all input is obtained, it must be processed in such a way as to arrive at a conclusion whether the product is ready to be marketed or whether there should be changes that need to be done. Can also provide product samples to a friend or close family, which certainly will give a sincere and honest opinion, or ask the opinion of the experts for the readiness of the product. Many ways and methods that can now be used to market and promote products. One of them is through advertising
Promotion is to spread information through the words given artistic approach. Promotion through advertising means is to collect and organize messages related to a product and framed in a unique frame and conveyed through the media.
Promote products through advertising can be delivered through print media such as newspapers, magazines or other printed publications. Also through electronic media such as radio and television. How to place ads in appropriate media at the right time will increasingly emphasize the strength of the product to the consumer. The contents of the advertisements must reflect the values and characteristics of the product, because the main purpose of advertising is as a means to promote their products to the general public. Both those new to these products as well as to consumers who have become loyal customers.
The condition that all the current instant and the speed and technological progress, making the print and electronic media are not the only media that can be used to promote a product. Many people who promote their products or services through a virtual world which is very quickly penetrate the needs of consumers. The speed in providing the required information, make a lot of people are interested to place and promote theirself and their products or services through this medium. They require the services of web design experts to design and construct the appropriate ad and set it as possible so that when people are surfing in cyberspace, when writing certain words so that automatically create advertisements are directly shown. This is give a big advantages and also new aspect of promotion.
Continually evaluate the ads and promotion which have done is important because it is useful to fixed the existing deficiencies and analyze the achievements that already gained. Expected from the evaluation will provide a contribution and input to further improvements in the promotion plan. It is also conducting an assessment and research on competitors’ products, so we get additional values to make our promotional activities one step further than our competitors.
In addition to strengthening our position in the market, we also have to maintain our product or service consumers, who know the information of the products and services through advertising that we make. Even if necessary, give a bonus to consumers so that they are more loyal. With this we can see for how much advertising as the media campaign contributed. Whether through any media, the resulting effect is remarkable. It is no longer just to expect people will know by itself about products or services that we sell. But we must actively promote to the public. Promotion through advertising is surely the best solution.