Sports Marketing and the Psychology of Marketing Communication

Author: Lynn R. Kahle
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781135616717
Release Date: 2004-04-12
Genre: Business & Economics

Sports marketing is one of the fastest growing areas of marketing communication. This book advances understanding in this emerging area. It presents sports marketing in a scholarly and comprehensive way, covering major topics of discussion in sports marketing and the psychology of communication. Several new, innovative topics are introduced, such as SportNEST and consumption communities, and many classic topics are brought up to date, including sponsorship, ambush marketing, identification, endorsements, basking in reflected glory, and licensing. Many of the topics that seem to center around sports show up as well, such as sneakers, ethics, risky behavior, and even investments. Utilizing a psychological approach to understanding sports marketing, first-rate authors discuss the most important topics. The book covers all major topics of sports marketing, including: sponsorship from several different perspectives--the major force in sports marketing; ambush marketing--how non-sponsors seek to reap the benefits without paying the price; and licensing--using the sale of items, such as T-shirts to increase profit and marketing.

Creating Images and the Psychology of Marketing Communication

Author: Lynn R. Kahle
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781135606640
Release Date: 2006-08-15
Genre: Business & Economics

The purpose of Creating Images and the Psychology of Marketing Communication is to advance the understanding of the concept of image as it is applied to various areas of interest. It also serves to meet the growing interest in image-related studies by the public and academics, and provides an innovative and holistic approach to the study of image. The text reflects the importance of brand leveraging as the sections cover in-depth discussion on cross-country and tourism images, corporate and sponsorship images, individual and celebrity images, and cultural and social images. It provides a comprehensive and holistic look at the concept of image: the topics range from theories of image creative to other image studies on a country, corporate, and individual level. The sections cover the major topics currently being debated in image marketing and the psychology of communications. Several new and innovative concepts are also introduced in the book. Creating Images and the Psychology of Marketing Communication is intended for academics and scholars (including students) in the interdisciplinary fields of consumer psychology, marketing, and communication.

Online Consumer Psychology

Author: Curtis P. Haugtvedt
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781135608118
Release Date: 2005-03-23
Genre: Business & Economics

Online Consumer Psychology addresses many of the issues created by the Internet and goes beyond the topic of advertising and the Web to include topics such as customization, site design, word of mouth processes, and the study of consumer decision making while online. The theories and research methods help provide greater insight into the processes underlying consumer behavior in online environments. Broken into six sections, this book: focuses on community and looks at the Internet's ability to bring like-minded individuals from around the world into one forum; examines issues related to advertising, specifically click-through rates and advertising content placed within gaming online and wireless networks; provides readers with reasons why consumers customize products and the benefits of customization; discusses the psychological effects of site design; asks the question of whether the Internet empowers consumers to make better decisions; and discusses research tools that can be used online.

Consumer Behavior Knowledge for Effective Sports and Event Marketing

Author: Lynn R. Kahle
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136917929
Release Date: 2011-01-07
Genre: Business & Economics

The growing complexity and importance of sports and event marketing has pushed scholars and practitioners to apply sophisticated marketing thinking and applications to these topics. This book deals with the professional development in the sense that sports marketing can be viewed as an application of consumer behavior research. Readers will learn about new opportunities in using consumer behavior knowledge effectively in the areas of: influencing behaviors in society and sports; building relationships with consumers through sports and events; and providing services to consumers through sport and event sponsorships. This book, by a superb group of authors, includes comprehensive reviews, innovative conceptual pieces, empirical research and rigorous attention to data.

Communicating Sustainability for the Green Economy

Author: Lynn R. Kahle
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe
ISBN: 9780765636836
Release Date: 2013-10-01
Genre: Business & Economics

With chapters written by experts in their field, this volume advances the understanding of theory and successful practice of marketing and promoting environmental sustainability. The book includes topics such corporate advertising strategy related to sustainability, corporate social responsibility advertising, greenwashing, advertising related to values, persuasion and persuasion knowledge in sustainability marketing, social media and sustainability, and advertising and public policy.

Online Consumer Behavior

Author: Angeline G. Close
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781136342219
Release Date: 2012-05-04
Genre: Business & Economics

Social media (e.g., Facebook, LinkedIn, Groupon, Twitter) have changed the way consumers and advertisers behave. It is crucial to understand how consumers think, feel and act regarding social media, online advertising, and online shopping. Business practitioners, students and marketers are trying to understand online consumer experiences that help instill brand loyalty. This book is one of the first to present scholarly theory and research to help explain and predict online consumer behavior.

Online Consumer Behavior

Author: Angeline Close
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781848729698
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Business & Economics

Social media (e.g., Facebook, LinkedIn, Groupon, Twitter) have changed the way consumers and advertisers behave. It is crucial to understand how consumers think, feel and act regarding social media, online advertising, and online shopping. Business practitioners, students and marketers are trying to understand online consumer experiences that help instill brand loyalty. This book is one of the first to present scholarly theory and research to help explain and predict online consumer behavior.

Advertising and Integrated Brand Promotion

Author: Thomas O'Guinn
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305177215
Release Date: 2014-02-17
Genre: Business & Economics

Place yourself in the midst of today's fast-paced exhilarating world of advertising with O'Guinn/Allen/Semenik/Close's ADVERTISING AND INTEGRATED BRAND PROMOTION, 7E. This powerful and practical cutting-edge text draws from the authors' vast experiences in the boardroom and classroom to give you intriguing insights into advertising in the real world. With ADVERTISING AND INTEGRATED BRAND PROMOTION, 7E you'll see how good advertising is the result of hard work and careful planning. The comprehensive online companion to the printed text provides integrated discussion of video and other medium heretofore unavailable to be illustrated in traditional print delivery. A leader for its emphasis on integrated brand promotion, this edition combines a solid understanding of advertising strategy and important theory with real-world applications. The book's integrated learning experience gives you hands-on practice putting chapter concepts into action. This clearly written text brings a solid understanding of advertising strategy to life with more dynamic visuals and graphic examples than ever before. Today's most contemporary ads and exhibits combine with coverage of the latest practices and industry developments, including social media, design thinking, and an emphasis on globalization. The book's focus on real advertising practice is reflected in the book's contents that follows the same process as an advertising agency. Trust ADVERTISING AND INTEGRATED BRAND PROMOTION, 7E to equip you with the tools, knowledge, and practice to get results in advertising and business today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Dark Side of Social Media

Author: Angeline Close Scheinbaum
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781351683807
Release Date: 2017-09-14
Genre: Psychology

The Dark Side of Social Media takes a consumer psychology perspective to online consumer behavior in the context of social media, focusing on concerns for consumers, organizations, and brands. Using the concepts of digital drama and digital over-engagement, established as well as emerging scholars in marketing, advertising, and communications present research on some unintended consequences of social media including body shaming, online fraud, cyberbullying, online brand protests, social media addiction, privacy, and revenge pornography. It is a must-read for scholars, practitioners, and students interested in consumer psychology, consumer behavior, social media, advertising, marketing, sociology, science and technology management, public relations, and communication.

Consumer Behavior and Culture

Author: Marieke de Mooij
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9780761926696
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Business & Economics

Consumer Behavior and Culture reviews the myths of global marketing and explores the concept of culture and models of culture. It provides empirical evidence of convergence and divergence in consumer behavior and covers various psychological and sociological aspects of human behavior used for explaining consumer behavior. The book reviews and discusses cultural variations of these aspects across the world. reviews the myths of global marketing and explores the concept of culture and models of culture. It provides empirical evidence of convergence and divergence in consumer behavior and covers various psychological and sociological aspects of human behavior used for explaining consumer behavior. The book reviews and discusses cultural variations of these aspects across the world. Key Features: A cultural exploration of the various psychological and sociological aspects of human behavior, such as concept of self, personality, group influence, motivation, emotion, perception, and information processing A discussion of consumer behavior theories and cultural variations from around the world Coverage of a number of consumer behavior domains, including explanations of differences in consumption and ownership, all based on empirical evidence In addition to anecdotal evidence, the consequences of branding and marketing communication strategy are presented and analyzed

Strategic Marketing in Tourism Services

Author: Rodoula H. Tsiotsou
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 9781780520704
Release Date: 2012-05-10
Genre: Business & Economics

Focuses on marketing strategies implemented in tourism services firms and includes a collection of papers related to specific marketing strategies. This title presents the application of specific marketing strategies such as experiential marketing, branding, target marketing, relationship marketing and e-marketing in tourism.

The Truth About Creating Brands People Love

Author: Donna D. Heckler
Publisher: FT Press
ISBN: 0132701189
Release Date: 2008-10-10
Genre: Business & Economics

Branding: secrets revealed, best practices explained, pitfalls exposed! • The truth about positioning brands and developing brand meaning • The truth about brands as corporate profit drivers • The truth about advertising, pricing, segmentation, and more Simply the best thinking the truth and nothing but the truth This book reveals the 51 bite-size, easy-to-use techniques for building great brands–and keeping them great. “I recommend this punchy, provocative book that uses vivid case studies to remind us of 51 truths about brands.” DAVID AAKER, Vice-Chairman, Prophet and Author of Building Strong Brands and Spanning Silos

Where Sport Marketing Theory Meets Practice

Author: Brenda G. Pitts
Publisher: Fitness Information Technology
ISBN: UOM:39015062820918
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Sports & Recreation

As SMA President and host of SMA II, the second annual SMA Conference, it gives me great pride to share this book with members of the Association as well as an extended readership base. The collection of outstanding papers contained within this manuscript is drawn from over one hundred and fifty academic presentations delivered during the three day conference held in Memphis, Tennessee, November 18-20, 2004, attracting more than three hundred sport marketing scholars, professionals, and students. -- From Richard Irwin's preface 'A Word From the President'.