Advertising is information that has been produced and spread to show and draw attention to ideas, products and services. The idea is to influence and change other people's opinions, values or actions to make them change what they buy and how. Often the sender is a company and the recipient a consumer. The consumer can be a private individual or another company. The point of advertising is often to market a company’s products or services. The idea is to increase sales.
You can say no to both addressed advertising and advertising via telemarketing.
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