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Get Inspired this Spring with the 4 Best Out-of-Home Ad Campaigns

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The OBIE Outdoor Advertising Awards are out and we thought we’d share. After all, Spring is a season of new beginnings and inspiration. Take a look at these inspiring campaigns. Top Honors go to… Best Billboard Campaign: Jackson Marketing Group’s campaign promoting the Big League World Series for kids 15-18 (Easley, SC) featured “photos of

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Google Billboards? What’s that you say?

Yes, it is true. Google understands the reality of billboards. They work in the real world and so it goes, they might work in the digital world. We aren’t talking about ads or pop ups. We’re talking about strategically placed pins on Google Maps that will highlight nearby businesses regardless of your search term. The

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The Billboard Advantage

Businesses are always seeking new ways to advertise and promote their services or products to the most effective audience and there are so many methods of advertising it is often handed over to marketing firms or specialists. Arizona Billboard Company is one of the specialists. We know how to take advantage of different businesses and

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Billboard On Fire

We’d like to highlight an amazing billboard in Norfolk, Va. It’s a fire restoration company’s elaborate billboard depicting a burning home. We’re highlighting it because the design prompted a flood of 911 calls over the weekend. After months of planning and design, Belfor Property Restoration unveiled the billboard at a prime location along Virginia Beach Boulevard. It

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Cancer Institute Outdoor campaign ‘Pretty Shady’

Here in the Southwest we can relate to an outdoor bus ad in Sydney, Australia. The Cancer Institute NSW’s ‘Pretty Shady’ campaign provided Sydney pedestrians with UV protection and shade in an effort to highlight the truth about the harsh Australian sun. Cancer Institute NSW, JCDecaux and UM created a custom-built SPF50+ sun screen dispensers

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Fun billboard idea from Cannons Digital Camera Campaign

This is a great campaign idea! Check this out. Maybe next time you’re in New York or somewhere just as amazing, you’ll use Cannon’s tips and take the perfects picture. This quote is from the AdWeek’s mag: source “Starting today, Canon and 360i are setting up pop-up digital billboards around New York’s most photographed locations

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Big Thank You to all our Customers!

As another year comes to an end and we reflect back on it, we are thankful for the  friendships we share with you our customers. We look forward to continuing to working together in 2016 and beyond. MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY NEW YEAR!!

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Focus, Font and Contrast

Focus on a single idea. Viewers have 4 to 5 seconds to see and understand your billboard. Out Of Home advertisements need to be straightforward and to the point. Here at Arizona Billboard Company we know this is the single most important factor of a successful billboard campaign. We tell the truth, and we don’t

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Behind OOH’s Strong Third Quarter

Spending Rises 4.3 percent, well ahead of other traditional media Out of home ad spending appears to be immune to many of the problems dogging other traditional media of late. While newspapers, magazines, radio and even now television are struggling to hold onto advertising dollars, OOH revenue is going up. That continued in the third

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Artists Win FREE Billboard for a Year!

A New billboard competition will award one creative student billboard exposure for an entire year! We know, from the success of billboards, how monumental this could be for that artist. A billboard featuring the work of Matt Halm, of Macungie, the People’s Choice Award Winner from the ArtPop 2015 competition. (Courtesy photo) The ArtPop Lehigh Valley

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Getting Creative…with Creative!

One of the best ways to get the most out of your advertising dollar is to create a memorable, clever campaign that will leave a lasting impression with everyone who sees your ads. Here are three tips on getting creative – with creative! 1. Extreme Exaggeration Take the basic idea you want to communicate –

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OOH Advertising Tops All Media with Consumer Connections Near Point-of-Purchase

Ad dollars spent in Out-Of-Home (OOH) advertising, “positively impact purchase behavior,” according to Jim Spaeth of RealityMine, who conducted a recent study. The report determined that consumers rarely leave home without their mobile devices…and OOH’s reach, interactive capabilities and captivating messages move consumers to immediately look up and learn more about products and services. Additionally,

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Billboard Success Tips

Billboards are everywhere and we, most likely,  see hundreds of billboard ads during a typical week, but retain just a few. Who can remember all those ads anyway? We remember relevant ads to us and ads that stand out and communicate well. Outdoor ads and marketers are becoming more competitive and it’s important to know

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Experts say Outdoor Advertising Thriving in Digital Age

Many companies forget about outdoor media, but when those companies add billboards and other outdoor ads to their marketing campaign they quickly see how successful these types of ads are. Industry experts are saying to all marketeers, Don’t forget about Billboards! Outdoor media includes Billboards, bus bench ads, poster ads, movie theater ads, car wraps,

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THINKING OUTSIDE OF THE BOX

As far as advertising goes it sometimes is necessary to think outside the box. Billboard Marketing campaigns need to make and impact as well as reach a widest possible audience. And on occasion a company needs to reach beyond a local market to achieve certain goals. Petroleum Express, a fuel distributor based in Houston, used

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The good the bad and the funny billboards

Billboards are created by humans and therefore still subject to the Laws of Humanism. The Laws of Humanism state that for every three things a human does right the fourth one is wrong. My wife would tell me that that law is for MEN only but I digress. Here are some billboards that some would

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TIMES SQUARE BEHEMOTH

There are digital screens and there are DIGITAL screens. Large and small digital screens proliferate our world but attention spans are increasingly scarce. Even still, some companies are making a huge bet that one of the biggest digital displays on Earth will capture audiences and make big returns. The gamble? Check this out: The largest

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Tech Companies Love Billboards

Tech companies and Facebook pushed the limits of direct to audience ads like email solicitation and Google ads and their marketing came up short. When the company reached out to Billboards, bus stop ads and other out-of-home advertisements they found success. Boxed.com has an app that sells and delivers wholesale packaged-goods. They purchased subway poster

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The Biggest Outdoor Advertising Mistake

The really good billboard spots are expensive because they are in prime areas. You know this, so you call a billboard company and pick out the perfect billboard spot. You want it to be the most effective it can be, right? You’ve got to make the dollars you spend on marketing count. There’s one huge

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FBI uses Billboards

-by Brad Peterson, Sep. 29th 2014 The FBI needs help finding a brutal killer. They seek it from local police departments, communities and advertisements that spread awareness about the fugitive. Billboards are effective advertisements. They communicate throughout a diverse population assuring the widest possible dissemination of information. Surprised that billboards fill this role? We aren’t.

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Billboards and Fundraising

-by Brad Peterson, Sep. 16th 2014 When a private organization and a public one reaches out to raise some funds they need to appeal to the widest possible market so that everyone can see their message not just a select few. Billboards appeal and are seen by the largest ad market out there. Diversity seems

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2014 Billboard Trends

-by Brad Peterson, Aug. 20th 2014 We’ve seen this personally in our business and are excited about the trends. 1. Street- Level Interactivity Many out-of-home providers have success stories involving an interactive component to their digital signage. In 2013 there was an influx of more interactive screen and kiosks as well. Simple interactive interfaces, messages

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3 Rules to Billboard Success

-by Brad Peterson, June 20th 2014 Failure to adhere to these rules may result in campaign failure. Period. We know that sounds harsh, but it is true and the truth is what business needs from advertisers. We want our customers to succeed and come back for more billboards and that is why we are adamant.

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WARNING: Bad Billboards cost far more than Good Billboards

-by Brad Peterson, May 27th 2014 We’re always looking for ways to show our customers what working with a bad billboard company could get you: You could waste your hard earned dollars on ineffectual advertisements that at best fail to bring in a single customer and at worst, send your customers to your competition! We’ve

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Warming Hands Bus Ad

-by Brad Peterson, March 24th 2014 Thinking outside the box still happens even when it is below freezing. This was the case in Montreal. Quote: “Nothing enhances a commute like coming into physical contact with a bunch of strangers at the bus stop! The “Moments of Warmth” campaign for Duracell had bus patrons in Montreal

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Thermo Reactive Billboards and Emotional selling

-by Brad Peterson, feb 25th 2014 The future is now. Sort of. We’ve all seen those thermo-reactive toys and nicknacks that kids find magical. For example: t-shirts that add color when the sun hits them, sun glasses that darken in the sun and the kids toys that turn hot pink when you dip them in

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Consumer Behavior

Modest dips or rises in total vehicle miles traveled across America will continue – up or down – depending on the season or other market conditions. In these difficult economic times, some national media are in decline because the audiences they reach are eroding. But, outdoor advertising remains a growth medium because it reaches mobile

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Digital Billboards Go Viral. . . Because They Can.

-by Brad Peterson, feb 10th 2014 Digital billboards are a great way to advertise and they are more inexpensive than traditional billboards because they are easy to put up and take down and they have differing time spans with each contract. So is it any wonder people are using digital billboards to fan the flames

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Loving Your Dog

-by Brad Peterson, Jan 27th 2014 This is a great example of how accessible billboards can be to everyday people and even small businesses. Billboards are not just for the big guys. Source= cbsoutdoor.com “Digital Billboards have a long standing history in helping spread the message of amber alerts and even catching criminals on the

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Ugly Billboard for Sale?

-by Brad Peterson, Jan 13th 2014 We all come to recognize the importance of billboard advertising and how profitable it can be for a company to advertise on the billboard. But there’s a new trend in the billboard industry that I think is fantastic. They’re Eats Billboards. They first started popping up in New York

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QR Codes Bring Good Tidings and Great Joy

-by Brad Peterson, Dec 23rd 2013 What are all those square pixilated stamps we’re seeing on ads? They look like screen images of old video games like Asteroids or Space Invaders. Are they bar codes of some kind? What they are are QR codes. They’re like bar codes but better. They’re not for the retailers but

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No More Bus Bench Ads?

-by Brad Peterson, Nov 30th, 2013 Okay, this is in Los Angeles but (with the 12th largest economy in the WORLD and a trend setter since the 20’s in progressive policies) there is still relevance to us in Arizona. LA wants to eliminate bus bench ads as a way to beautify their neighborhoods. As though the

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Billboards and Social Media Integrate

-by Brad Peterson, Sep. 24th, 2013 We’ve discussed connecting cameras and sensors to billboards in order to allow billboards to tailor messages directly to customers (see billboards have eyes ) but that’s not good enough say billboard advertising execs. What’s the new plan? To get billboards integrated with social media. Many billboard ads prompt you to

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Billboard has Eyes

-by Brad Peterson, Aug. 29th, 2013 There’s a new billboard in town. The new billboard doesn’t just like to be looked at, but it looks back at you. This is a revolutionary idea and is taking root in London. No doubt the watchful billboard will be coming to a town near you. There is a billboard

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Billboard Adheres to OAAA.org Advocacy Principals

-by OAAA.org Aug. 15th, 2013 Billboard Connection is a proud OAAA.org member. The OAAA.org industry principles are below: In addition to adhering to external laws and regulations, the members of the Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA) have adopted a set of voluntary industry principles. OAAA endorses this code and encourages its members to operate

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When Digital Billboards Die

-July 25th, 2013 One would think that digital billboards take a bite out of our environment and adding to the carbon footprint of the outdoor ad phenomenon. The truth is, wile digital billboards contain heavy metals, aluminum and a large amount of production materials in their deaths they retain serious value- to recyclers. Across this

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Bus Stop Prank Photoshops People Live to Promote adobe’s Creative Days

-By Mediapoondi Adobe launched a fun bus stop prank at unsuspecting people waiting at bus stops to promote its Adobe Creative Days.   The prank involved taking pictures of people live and photoshopping them in a funny manner while they waited at the bus stop. As part of the prank Adobe’s Creative Days hash tag

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FBI Turned to Billboards to Aid in Boston Bombing Suspect Searc

A nation was devastated and afraid. Bombing suspects had been identified. The search was on. So how did the FBI get the word out for information on their whereabouts quickly and to as many as people at one time as possible? Along with social media, internet, and press: digital billboards.   ABC News reported the

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Advertisements Steal the Show!

When advertisers get creative things get shaken up. Usefulness blooms in this urban marketing advertisement in a way that I’ve never seen before. Aren’t we all looking for something different? Something that stands out. When the foreground is littered with similar ads they tend to blend into the background. That is the nail in the

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Censorship in Phoenix?

-April 23rd, 2013 50 pro-gun advertisements were removed from Phoenix bus shelters. The signs read, “Guns Save Lives.” and then promoted firearm safety classes. The signs were removed because they violated the city of Phoenix’s policy against putting up non-commercial advertisements on buses and other outdoor ad spots. Now an unlikely pair has combined forces

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Bush or Obama

-April 5th, 2013 A billboard campaign asked people to vote for Bush or Obama’s face to be added to Mt. Rushmore. An outdoor ad association put up billboards in an effort to track billboard engagement. The campaign ran from March 4th to March 29th and were put up in Cincinnati, Phoenix, Sacramento and San Antonio.

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OAAA Awards

The Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA) has revealed the 69 contenders for the 2013 OBIE Awards. It is the 71st anniversary of the OBIE Awards. They are the oldest and most prestigious awards in outdoor advertising market. In addition to the Silver and Gold OBIE Awards, OAAA will have three top prizes: Best Billboard

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Billboard News

-March 18th, 2013 Arizona Billboard Company stumbles across novel uses of billboards from time to time and we always like to share. This article (yahoo news: Mon, Feb 25, 2013) is one of those times. This billboard converts desert air into drinking water. How you say? First lets talk ‘why’. The billboard is in Lima

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Why Outdoor Media Works

-October 29th, 2012 Selling is thought of as a part of marketing, however, the two disciplines are completely different. The sales discipline often forms a separate grouping in a corporate structure, employing separate specialist who use the art of persuasion to sell products. Contrary to popular belief, the methodological approach of selling refers to a

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Billboards Work in Special Ways Too

You may have seen the billboards this summer: “You have two, I only need one.”   For the past two months, 25 digital billboards across the mid-Atlantic have been displaying a personal plea from Aretha Swift, an Abington, Pa., mother of three who is seeking an organ donor.Thanks to the campaign, five benevolent strangers have

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A Brief History of Outdoor Advertising

-September 24th, 2012 1835: The first large outdoor poster in America debuted in New York when Jared Bell printed one for a circus.  1850: Exterior advertising was first used on street railways.   1867: The first leasing of billboards was recorded.   1872: The International Bill Posters’ Association of North America was formed in St.

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TV Ads May Not Be Worth Your Time

-August 20th, 2012 If you are looking to market your business or service you need to look at all marketing strategies and choose the right one for you. That said, year after year Outdoor media, including billboard ads, vehicle graphics, mobile billboards, digital billboards and bus shelter ads, make more sense and have higher satisfaction rates

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Proud Member of the OAAA!

-July 30, 2012 Arizona Billboard Connection is a proud member of the OAAA. Who is the OAAA anyway? It is the Outdoor Advertising Association of America that’s who. When you are looking to buy outdoor advertisements- which include billboards, bus benches, outdoor posters, freeway signs, bus signage, airport signage, bus posters and more- you need to work

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Mobile Billboards Work!

-June 20, 2012 What can be said about mobile billboards? They are great for advertising and growing your business. The other day I was driving down the freeway when my eye caught a red color zipping toward me. My head snapped to the side looking out the passenger side window. My foot pulled off the

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Customer Highlight

Here at Billboard Connection Tucson and Phoenix we care about our customers. Outdoor advertising is the bread and butter for many people and we understand that. That is why it is our passion to bring effective outdoor advertising to your billboard, buss bench, or mobile billboard. From time to time, Billboard Connection Tucson and Phoenix

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7 straight quarters of Growth!

-March 29th, 2012 Marketing Forecast reports that this is the 7th quarter of growth for the outdoor advertising world. This This growth rate was stronger than the general ad market experienced, notes Stephen Freitas, OAAA Chief Marketing Officer. Overall, the top 10 categories in out-of-home advertising account for nearly 80% of industry spending. This is evidence

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19 New Billboards in 2012

-March 20th, 2012 19 new digital billboards have been approved and will be erected in the 101 loop in Phoenix, Arizona. This is good news for advertisers looking for new markets in the very successful outdoor advertising market. There are rules, however. Three currently used signs must be taken down before the new digital billboard sign can be

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We Makes Your Business Look Good

-Febuary 29th, 2012 Here at Arizona Billboard Company, we take pride in our billboards. When we contract a billboard or advertising campaign we take time to make sure you get the most effective billboard design, period. There are criteria we look at when designing a board. We look at where the billboard is located and how it is seen

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Out of Home is Up to the Job

OAAA has a new report out on the successful uses of billboard advertising. The article is below. Employers are looking to hire full-time staff again. More than four in 10 businesses report mild to significant recovery from the recession and as of November 2011, there were 3.2 million job openings in the US. Nearly three-quarters

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Great Billboard Design

Outdoor Advertising is popular because it is effective. There are some rules that Arizona Billboard Company understand and are adept at following. One rule is clarity. You’re billboard will only be cost effective if people know what your message is. What are you trying to communicate? Is there a particular product you want to advertise?

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Coupons, Advertising and YOU

Can you put a coupon on a billboard? Yes you can! Most people would have said no. It seems counter-intuitive to put a coupon on a billboard or outdoor advertisement doesn’t it? You can’t cut out and take a portion of the billboard with you to the store. However, technology is changing and so are

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Choice is tough. Make it easy for your customers.

Have you ever been to a store and had so many product choices that you couldn’t decide so you left empty handed? Or how about this scenario: While shopping, you don’t make a decision based upon reading any of the product labels or researching the product so you just pick the familiar brand or the

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Comentary on the article ‘The Season of Giving’ by the OAAA.org

October 27th, 2011 Hello, I’ve run across this article from the Outdoor Advertising Association of America. For all those that are thinking about advertising on a billboard or an outdoor poster or buss bench READ THIS ARTICLE! Holiday sales and traffic typically make up 20 percent of annual retail activity, and with lower consumer confidence

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