Did vou ever slop and think ll»t your feet hofd up that big weight or hours at t time every day? Therefore, the entire problem of attention is one of im- portance to the advertiser, and an understanding of it is necessary for its wisest application as well as for a correct understanding of advertising. The store was recommended to him and he was convinced that it was the best place to buy the merchandise desired. There is a very large number of magazines to choose from, the chairs are comfortable and the light is good. He knows they will place a larger order if they are feeling happy than if they are feeling otherwise. While I was reading, jny sister went to the piano and began playing some of the tunes which she had played years before, and which I had particularly enjoyed. We disregard in general those things which do not awaken in us a perception.
At the sight of shoes I am reminded of my need for a new pair; then of the particular make of shoes which I ordinarily wear; then of the pair which I purchased a few months ago and of the circumstances attending the purchase. The value of your advertisement depends almost entirely on the number and kind of former experi- ences which it awakens. There are cer- tain products of fusion which by most of us are never analyzed at all. The feelings awakened sympathetically are intense enough to cause weeping, laughing, and all the ordinary forms of expressing the emotions. Similar statements could be made of a host of other excellent advertisements. The divisions of lines A, B, and C cease to be more pleasing than those of F, G, and H. Whether fortunately or unfortunately, the advertiser is compelled to rely on symbols in exploiting what he has to offer.
We Guarantee Results On receipt of k. My mind is fully occupied for the time with the perception of these articles. I asked her why she read these advertisements, and she said that she knew they could be depended upon. Omega Oil is a liniment that is supposed to increase the pleasant sensations which we receive through the skin. Here the weeds and briars are trampled on and kept out of the way. Then rub the feet thoroughly with On ega Oil. As alternative try our Book Search Engine, click.
Stores and offices have a tone or atmosphere about them, and everything they have to offer is seen through this atmosphere. Every subdivision of the display and of the text is centered. Why do men always lie down, when they can, on soft beds rather than on hard floors? The artist does not depict and the author does not describe what he cannot imagine. My mind is next occupied with the per- ception of clothing,- millinery, etc. In a few cases this may be wise and even necessary, but when we con- sider the value of an illustration as a symbol, we are surprised that illustrations are not used more exten- sively as well as more judiciously.
The first thing to be said about apperception is that it is the act of the mind by which perceptions and ideas become clear and distinct. Test it and see whether the laws of habit, recency, and vividness cover all the cases of association of ideas in your own mind. He sold a business suit for 33. He then confidentially assures you that his Iham- -, ,. Harlow Gale and Walter Dill Scott, two pioneers in the field, reverse engineered advertisements by breaking them up into their verbal and visual elements, like words, sentences, forms, shapes and colours.
Certain things demand our greatest attention, while others are entirely disregarded. The more the printed page has to say and the easier it is for us to interpret it, the more interesting it becomes. The symmetry is pronounced in the twenty-four crystals or stars which are used as a decora- tion in the border. It might be well for a young man who expects to make a profession of writing advertisements to make a test of his own mental imagery. A series of laboratory experiments were made on the same subject. Of all the sense organs the eye is the most highly developed, and yet it was not one of the first to be developed.
In other cases one half of the sheet had a black background, with words in wiiite type, and the other half of the sheet had a white back- ground with words in black type. Almost every artistic production can be sub-divided into two equiv- alent parts by drawing a vertical line through the middle of it. In the rectangle the height is not equal to the length, but a line drawn through the center of the figure divides it into two equivalent parts. The recent associates are brought back to the mind with the greatest readiness, and in some cases they prevail over the merely habitual. The artist knows how to produce pleasing effects with sym- metry and proportion of space forms.
We know how easy it is to take the old path and how hard it is to form a new one. I asked a large group of persons to think of some number. These effects are not sufficiently recognized and yet they are of special sig- nificance to the advertiser. Throughout the day I found that the great majority of my actions and thoughts were merely habitual and were performed without conscious desire or deliberation. . The writer of this advertisement seems to have been able to imagine the uncomfortable feeling of sore feet, and of the comfort which his oil would secure. Here we see the cigarette offered to women as an aid for weight loss.
It includes sensations, percep- tions, assimilation, association, recognition, feeling, will, attention, and other actions of the mind, and yet is a very simple and well-known process. Some months ago I visited the reading-room of the Chicago Public Library. You may reason out that the waiter has nothing to do with the preparation of the food and that his linen has not come into contact with it, but all your reasoning will do you but little good. Of the fourth hundred, six- teen were reading advertisements. The kind of strength needed for sorifc ired feet is the kind of strength to bt found in Omega Oil. In McCliire's for the same month there appeared four return coupons and one of them was next to the binding.
If one dimension of the rectangle exceeds the other approxi- mately sixty per cent. All persons every- where are tempted by a possibility of gain. If for any reason your order is not available to ship, you will not be charged. Nature has provided me with an instinc- tive desire to eat any and every thing that tastes good, and, in general, such an instinct works wholly good. We can go from Chicago to Peking; from the present moment to the building of the pyra- mids or the creation of the universe. Many of us are unable to see how the boy had made any gain after it was all over, but he was satisfied and that was sufftcient.