Marketing looks radically different today than in the past, and as technology continues to advance, the future of advertising is poised to see even more significant changes. Digital, mobile, online, interactive… many changes are happening right as we speak. For sake of conversation, we figured we’d take a sneak peek at several trends that are helping reinvent the future of advertising.

Generative (and general) artificial intelligence (AI) is of course our first port of call. This tech can be used to automate the ad creation process, analyze consumer behavior, and personalize ad content.

As related solutions continue to advance though, we can expect to see more applications of AI in advertising. By way of illustration, it can improve the efficiency and accuracy of ad targeting, leading to more successful advertising outcomes.

Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are becoming increasingly popular tools for getting more from advertising to boot. These methods can be used to create immersive experiences for consumers, allowing them to interact with products and services in a virtual environment.

As the technology continues to improve, you can bet you’ll see more companies using these technologies in advertising. VR and AR can provide more engaging and interactive marketing experiences, leading to higher engagement and conversion rates.

Oh and just in case you’ve been living under a rock, it’s no secret that social media advertising is now booming too. Social networks offer targeted advertising options based on demographic and behavioral data, allowing advertisers to reach their ideal audience.

As these services continue to expand their advertising options, more companies will be using social media advertising as a primary advertising channel. They offer cost-effective options for reaching a large and engaged audience.

Be advised too: Influencer marketing is a type of marketing that uses social media influencers to promote products and services to their followers. It has become increasingly popular in recent years, particularly on mobile services such as Instagram and TikTok.

As influencer marketing continues to evolve, it’s also quickly becoming primary marketing strategy for many firms. This technique can be more effective than traditional advertising methods, as consumers are more likely to trust recommendations from individuals they follow on social media.

Personalized advertising is on the upswing too, and can be tailored to an individual’s interests, behaviors, and preferences, leading to more successful advertising outcomes.It can be based on demographic data, behavioral data, or user-generated data, allowing advertisers to create ads that are tailored to individual consumers.