Advertising refers to the practice of promoting a service or a product through a public communication medium.
|Arguments in favor of||Arguments opposing|
|It is a practice of promoting a service or a product.|
|Advertising helps businesses to make their products and services known to the public.||Businesses may use advertising to promote deficient products or unsatisfactory services.|
|It takes place through a public communication channel.|
|Advertising can educate the public on the availability of potential choices for various products and services.||Advertising may influence the public behavior to acquire unneccessary products or services, potentially causing lost productivity.|