Arguing Pop Culture: Product Placement Is Not Shameless Marketing, It’s A Subtle Art

Written by Nicholas Bellomo for English 101: Writing & Research at Westchester Community College. Advertisements are everywhere in society, whether on television, radio, in magazines, on billboards, in newspapers, or online, and people often get tired of hearing and seeing them. However, product placement does something a little different in a more furtive way that…

Arguing Pop Culture: Product Placement Is Shameless Marketing

Written by JoAnna T. for English 101: Writing & Research at Westchester Community College, Fall 2014.  Product placement is a method of advertising used to lure in consumers. Companies promote movies, television shows, products, brands, and even people when using product placement. Sometimes television shows or movies send subliminal messages to viewers advertising a product or…