Type of Advertising

Updated: Jun 2, 2021


Types of Advertisement

Companies can choose to conduct promotional activities in three ways


Promotional activities ATL, BTL, TTL

Reach the entire market as a whole to build brand awareness and inform masses about product


Focusedcommunicationforspecifictargetgroupthroughindividuallevelinteraction




Combination of ATL and BTL, using mass advertising forming a customer database to focus on conversion



ATL BTL TTL

FMCG and personal care brands use ATL marketing techniques to increase brand recall and subconsciously influence the purchase.


How do we measure an ATL campaign?

• The reach of members watching the ad

• The frequency of views

• The number of impressions across various platforms


Companies use BTL activities in places such a Colleges, universities, societies. high foot-fall areas to target its prospects.


How do we measure a BTL campaign?

• Sales achieved at place of activity.

• New customer acquired at the site.

• Conversion rates on-site (at place of activity).

• Impression estimates via foot-falls.

• Open rate of email campaigns.


TTL can help brands use an integrated approach to advertise products to both mass & focused markets together.


Example of Vodafone


Vodafone ATL example

As part of ATL advertising, Vodafonebooks key places for hoardings of its upcoming initiatives.

For example hoardings at airports, High streets, City roads, etc.







Vodafone BTL Example