If banners, signboards and billboards had a them song it would be CAN YOU SEE ME NOW! But there is purpose to these forms of communication. Banners can be seen as web banners or the printed form we see all around us. Both web and printed banners serve the same purposes. Here is 4 main points on the use of banners.
Branding – Its more than just a logo, it is a the look and feel of what you want to communicate. Its what you want people to experience about your organization. A banner can help you with forming a brand identity.
Attract Attention – A well designed and placed banner can help draw the eye and attention to your message or communication.
Call to Action – A banner on the web or printed can be used to call people to action, to visit your organization, event or website. use enticing images or a though provoking question.
Invitation – A banner in what ever format can be used for the specific purpose of informing people of an event, a special gathering or sale your organization is having
Do people log off there brain when they log on to social media?
I wonder about this question when I listen too the news. Do people really think they’re invincible on the web or is it just ignorance? What comes to mind is freedom of speech, but here is where I would like to look at it from a different view point. What if the post, tweets and comments where filtered through the thinking of, do unto others … Ask yourself what would you want people to post about you? Then do the same unto them!
The article below is a over view look about social media and the law. (Op pad Magezine, Feb/Mrt 2016 bl. 15; Moreletapark Congregation)
Social media is not just for selfie, sharing your opinion (wanted or unwanted) and finding old friends. From the smallest church to the biggest companies and even shopping malls have Facebook pages, Pinterest profiles, can be found on Twitter and Instagram. Hate it or love it but its here to stay for longer than most of us. I manage and advise on several of these social platforms. Over time I have learn some of the danger and treasures of the connected world of social media.
Below is a article I written about social media etiquette. Hier onder is ‘n artikel wat ek geskryf het oor etiket op sosial media. ( Op pad Tydskrif, Okt/Nov 2013 bl. 18; Moreletapark Gemeente)
What do you think of peoples etiquette and manners on social media?