6 Tips for Setting up a Successful Outdoor Advertising Campaign

6 Tips for Setting up a Successful Outdoor Advertising Campaign

For any creative agency, the biggest goal is to see their work displayed around the streets of the country. Though a traditional medium to reach a massive target audience, outdoor advertising still has its own distinct effect. From billboards, street furniture, mobile billboards to interiors and exteriors of vehicles, this type of advertising works well if used strategically in geographic areas. If your brand is keen on implementing outdoor ad campaigns and investing money in ads, you will want to make sure that it is a success.

At the point when you're making a publicizing effort, you'll have the ultimate objective that you need to accomplish. You may need more crowd commitment, expanded brand mindfulness or essentially direct individuals to your area. You may even have more than one goal, which must be accomplished through an all-around considered and fruitful promoting effort. Be that as it may, it's fine and dandy knowing your battle should be fruitful, however making said crusade takes impressive arranging. Here, we're going to take a gander at the five key strides to building up the most ideal publicizing procedure.

Outdoor advertising or promotion is an expansive term that portrays any sort of battle that arrives at shoppers when they're outside their homes. It tends to be additionally isolated into increasingly exact sections, yet it's all open-air publicizing if it's outside the home.

This is a mass-advertise medium, much the same as communicating, radio, and TV. It's best utilized for wide messages, marking, and bolster battles.

Below are 6 tips that will give you a better idea of what goes into the process.

Choose an outdoor ad type:

When it comes to outdoor advertising, it commonly includes Billboard advertising, Point of sale displays, Street furniture (bus shelters, kiosks, telephone booths, etc), Transit advertising and wraps (taxis, buses, subways, trains, etc), Mobile billboards and Guerrilla advertising (aka ambient media). Your brand needs to choose a form, which will prominently highlight your product well, so as a maximum audience responds to it or gets attracted to it.

Seconds rule:

A study reveals that an average person views a billboard for about 4 seconds or in some cases it may be much longer. So, as an advertiser, you only have a maximum of three seconds to create an impact on those viewing it. However, the results from outdoor advertising take time, but the sole purpose of setting up an ad campaign is building brand recognition and bolster the advertiser’s image.

Target Audience: 

Who are you promoting to? Various gatherings of individuals may react contrastingly to specific kinds of crusades. You must have the correct manner of speaking, the correct message and you must utilize the correct symbolism (where important) to pull in the crowd you'd like. Exploring your crowd's propensities altogether can assist you with planning the ideal battle. Jokes, a genuine message, an optimistic picture – they would all be able to work in various manners.

Creativity & message:

Outdoor signs which are displayed in the specific geographic area helps to grab attention instantly. Make sure the message is succinct and intrigues prospective customers. Keep the design simple and intelligent. If the words and stunning visuals are strong, other factors like location and duration of the campaign will make it successful.

Consider your surroundings:

Locations play an important factor in helping your ad get attention. So, you need to select an area where you can target as many people as possible with your promotion. Usually, advertisers prefer highways as an apt placement for setting up outdoor ad campaigns with no visual interference which may obstruct viewing ads and do you favors.

Contingent upon your goals, various areas will be pretty much fitting and helpful for progress than others. For instance, in case you're needing to guide individuals to your premises in a downtown area, it's shrewd to have your notice close by. In case you're advancing an idea at your shop or site, situating your board where it'll get the attention of potential clients is perfect – this may be in a bustling downtown area or on a significant course where it'll be seen by drivers and travelers the same.


Choose a reasonable height, so that it can be easily spotted. A study shows that 74% of outdoor ads that were situated within a driver’s field of vision and of the 48% were read. If you want to target professionals, then commercial areas are the ideal sites.

Would you like to promote your brand's product with outdoor advertising? Futurescape Advertising has a vast experience in creating ad campaigns that capture audience’s attention. Contact us to find out more about our outdoor campaign capabilities.

If you would like to know more about us, or to find out how we can help you, get in touch with us today.

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