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According to Write on Target, the direct marketer´s copywriting handbook written by Jean B. Hall, there are important rules that need to be followed when trying to influence consumers. You need an initial hook that could include a promise like, "You could look like this in 10 days" or an interesting fact or statistic like, "Half of all American homes will suffer break-ins this year." Hall also believes it is extremely important to take advantage of the medium. For example there are things you can do on radio that you can´t do and can´t afford to do anywhere else.