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Designing 'Creative' Advertising: Embedding Advertising 'Success' Attributes and Factors within the Initial Stages of Project Development

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Journal publication date1/09/2013
JournalThe Design Journal
Number of pages21
Original languageEnglish


Is creativity and important element in designing a successful advertisement? Advertising 'creativity' is generally viewed from the perspective of the advertising professional. Interestingly, research suggests that the general public define creativity differently to that of advertising professionals. It is generally accepted that advertisements that win creativity awards such as Cannes, D&AD are considered highly creative.