An Assessment of the Impact of Information Technology on Marketing and Advertising

  • Z. Hosseini School of Management, Multimedia University, Malaysia
  • S. Mohammadi Faculty of Management and Economics, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Iran
  • H. Safari School of Management, Multimedia University, Malaysia
Keywords: technology, mass media, marketing, advertising

Abstract

The present study aimed to evaluate the impact of Technology on Marketing and Advertising by using structural equations modeling. To do this, 200 marketing and information technology (IT) experts participated in the study. They answered questionnaires regarding IT, marketing mix and advertising. For data analysis, structural equations modeling using SMARTPLS were used. The results showed that the effect of IT on marketing mix and advertising was positive and significant. The effect of marketing mix on advertising was positive and significant. The indirect effect of IT on advertising via marketing mix was therefore positive and significant. Totally, the results emphasized the effect of technology on marketing mix and advertising.

Author Biographies

Z. Hosseini, School of Management, Multimedia University, Malaysia
School of Management, Multimedia University, Persiaran Multimedia, 63100 Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia
S. Mohammadi, Faculty of Management and Economics, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Iran

Faculty of Management and Economics, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Iran

H. Safari, School of Management, Multimedia University, Malaysia
School of Management, Multimedia University, Persiaran Multimedia, 63100 Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia

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How to Cite
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Z. Hosseini, S. Mohammadi, and H. Safari, “An Assessment of the Impact of Information Technology on Marketing and Advertising”, Eng. Technol. Appl. Sci. Res., vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 2526-2531, Feb. 2018.

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