Category: Print Ads

Marketing, Copywriting, and Direct Mail all got started with the invention of mass printing.  Since then paying for placement in a physical publication has become an art, and a science. Here are some classic high converting print ads for inspiration, and sometimes just sheer beauty.

The Wright Brothers Bicycle Ad

The Wright Brothers funded the development of the first powered airplane with their bike shop.

This was the simple ad they’d post in the Dayton, Ohio newspapers.

The Van Cleve …

Cool Econoline Van Ad

This Ford Econoline ad didn’t need many words…rather it just showed this cool-ass looking van on the beach.

Also the paint scheme totally reminds me of Karbach Crawford Bock beer …