From Solar-Paneled Shelters to Shockvertising Billboards

 - Jul 21, 2009   Updated: Jun 20 2011
To many regular commuters, bus stops are a place of warmth and shelter and a place of rest before and after a long day. With the advancements in technology, bus stops are slowly becoming more futuristic, with aesthetic qualities and WiFi capabilities that allow you to track the next bus.

Check out the slide show below to see what your next bus stop might look like.

Implications - Bus stops have proven to be an effective location for billboard-like advertising, as they represent places where consumers unavoidably find themselves stationary. Business should constantly consider the placement of their print advertisements based on where consumers spend extended periods of time aimlessly.