This week’s blog is called AdPulp. Editor David Burn, publisher Shawn Hartley and writer Dan Goldgeier created the blog. The blog was launched in October 2004 and has since seen thousand of advertisement enthusiast’s eager to learn about the latest in the advertisement industry.
Here are a few questions we would like you to consider:
1. The creators of AdPulp are interested in helping to better the communications industry, through the AdPulp blog. Do you think their objective is working? Why or why not?
2. AdPulp followers have a lot to say about the recent Super Bowl commercials. Read some of the comments, look at a few ads and tell us what you think. Also look at the creator’s comments and see if you agree or disagree with their statements on the matter.
3. Who do you think is the target audience for the blog? What does the layout and name of the blog suggest about it or its writers?
4. Why do you think the creators put a list of other advertisement blogs on their website? Do you think this is helpful or harmful to their blog?