What is billboard?

  • (noun): Large outdoor signboard.
    Synonyms: hoarding

Billboard

A billboard (sometimes also called a hoarding in the UK and many other parts of the world) is a large outdoor advertising structure (a billing board), typically found in high traffic areas such as alongside busy roads. Billboards present large advertisements to passing pedestrians and drivers. Typically showing large, ostensibly witty slogans, and distinctive visuals, billboards are highly visible in the top designated market areas. Bulletins are the largest, most impactful standard-size billboards. Located primarily on major highways, expressways or principal arterials, they command high-density consumer exposure (mostly to vehicular traffic). Bulletins afford greatest visibility due not only to their size, but because they allow creative "customizing" through extensions and embellishments.

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You've Got To Earn It - Chart History
... Billboard Hot 100 Chart 123 U.S ... Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 23 ... U.S ... Billboard R B Singles 22 ...
Noelia
... During her career she has had ten Latin Billboard Top 40 hits and Three Top 40 Billboard Dance Hits on the English Charts 2 of those during 2012 A Latin Billboard Award Winner ...
You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) - Charts
... Sylvester's home country, the single was his second Top 40 hit, peaking at #36 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in February 1979 ... The song also reached #20 on the Billboard Hot Soul Singles chart ... The two songs held down the top spot on the Billboard Dance/Disco chart for six weeks in August and September 1978 ...
Notable Billboards
... The Citgo Sign, Kenmore Square, Boston Cartel Coca-Cola Coca Cola Billboard, Kings Cross Coca-Cola sign Paddy Power Cleeve Hill Sign Piccadilly Circus illuminated signs ...

Famous quotes containing the word billboard:

    I think that I shall never see
    A billboard lovely as a tree.
    Ogden Nash (1902–1971)

    Just because you live in LA it doesn’t mean you have to dress that way.
    —Advertising billboard campaign in Los Angeles, mounted by New York fashion house Charivari.