Advertising Timeline

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  • The First Newspaper

    The First Newspaper
    The first newspaper published in America, was printed by Richard Pierce and edited by Benjamin Harris in Boston on September 25, 1690.
  • The First Magazine

    The First Magazine
    The Gentleman's magazine can be recorded all the way back to January, 1731. Which is said to be the first magazine to the public.
  • ''The Great Wallace Shows''

    ''The Great Wallace Shows''
    The first billboard advertisement was in New York in 1835. Jared Bell printed circus posters to advertise the circus.
  • The Wolds First Radio Advertisment

    The Wolds First Radio Advertisment
    New York radio station WEAF broadcast the first paid radio commercial for the Hawthorne Court Apartments in Jackson Heights.
  • The First Online Advertisement

    The First Online Advertisement
    In 1994, the first online ad was posted. Furthermore, it was a banner ad that said, ''Have you ever clicked your mouse right here?''.
  • Biggest Advertisement Agency In The World

    Biggest Advertisement Agency In The World
    WPP Group, London $19.0 billion, is projected to be the worlds biggest ad agency.