Looking for Black Friday Deals without the Line? Try Cyber Monday!

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Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Capital District Real Estate

Looking For Black Friday Deals without the Line?  Try Cyber Monday!

Deals keep on coming with this Cyber Monday becoming a new tradition.

Crowds for Black Friday

 

What is Cyber Monday?

Cyber Monday is a marketing tool for the Monday in which immediate follows Black Friday.  Cyber Monday is one of the biggest online shopping days of the year.  Businesses offer serious discounts to their online store and perks like free shipping; similar to the idea behind Black Friday without the line.  

Thanksgiving is no longer followed only by Black Friday, but Cyber Monday too!  In 2009 the Dotcom industry reported a 5% increase from last year spending to $887 million dollars.  

Benefits to Online Shopping/E commerce 

The main advantages for businesses to allow online shopping are reduced costs, increased, customer satisfaction, a broader consumer base, and potentially higher sales.  The benefits for consumers are a higher degree of selection, potential cost savings, and the ability to customize products easily.  

What Online Stores Participate in Cyber Monday?

Here is a list of the major online stores that participate in Cyber Monday.  

  • Pear TreeCyber Monday Deals
  • Zappos
  • Office Designs
  • Kohl's
  • OverStock.com
  • Kate Spade
  • Macy's
  • HP Hewitt Packard
  • Sears
  • Staples
  • Comp USA
  • New Egg
  • Dell
  • Amazon
  • Circuit City
  • Tiger Direct
  • Jcpenney's 
Enjoy your holiday shopping.  I hope you get some great deals this Cyber Monday!


Comments (2)

Kathy Denworth
Century 21 Schwartz Realty - Islamorada, FL
Realtor in the Florida Keys, Islamorada, Key Largo

This is my kind of shopping. Did you see my Friday blog? I gave my opinion of Black Friday vs Cyber Monday. I kept trying to find a list of participants tomorrow. With your post, I now have that list.

Nov 28, 2010 06:51 AM
Melissa Furman
Keller Williams Capital District Real Estate - Saratoga Springs, NY
Lic Real Estate Salesperson Luxury Homes

Thanks Kathy I will check out your blog now :-)

Nov 28, 2010 06:56 AM