GP Essay: Advertisements truly reflect what the society desires. Do you agree?

While Darwin’s ideology of the survival of the fittest has made its way into the economic environment, advertisements have become the key to the survival of the brands and companies these days. It’s no wonder that product advertisements require themselves to be a reflection of what the society actually desires as it helps them stand out from the crowd. Advertisements aim to enhance the sales of the products by increasing the want to the consumers to purchase the product and encourage the feeling of being deprived of having to do without it. To achieve this purpose, advertisements have to present their product is an appealing way. A way which creates an intense desire for the consumers towards the product. This is only possible when the advertisements are the reflections of the desires and wants of the society itself. Hence, advertisements, to a great extent reflect the desires of the society and also create new desires for the consumers. (more…)