What are some examples of bandwagon commercials?

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One example of a bandwagon commercial is Nike's 2012 campaign that targeted physical attributes of an athletic women to connect with women everywhere. The "bandwagon technique" in propaganda and advertising utilizes the old trick of encouraging the public to do something because they think that everyone is doing it.

The "bandwagon technique" in propaganda and advertising utilizes the old trick of encouraging the public to do something because they think that everyone is doing it. It attempts to persuade consumers to "jump on the bandwagon," a phrase coined by Phineas T. Barnum in 1855.

Other examples of this technique in commercial advertising include:

  • The Maybelline Great Lash Mascara print ad that claims it is "America's favorite mascara."
  • The famous McDonald's signs that proclaim how many billions of hamburgers the company has sold.

"Jump on the bandwagon" was first coined by entertainer P.T. Barnum in 1855.

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