Daily Deals

Deal-of-the-day (also called flash sales or one deal a day) is an ecommerce business model in which a website offers a single product for sale for a period of 24 to 36 hours. Potential customers register as members of the deal-a-day websites and receive online offers and invitations by email or social networks.As of 2011, deal-of-the-day sites have continued to grow in popularity, although new concerns have arisen over the longevity of the concept and the financial viability of one-day deals for small businesses.
Posts about Daily Deals
  • FiveStars Digs Deeper Into Customer Data to Get Beyond ‘Loyalty’

    … While their initial iterations may have been about replacing merchants’ punchcards with digital equivalents, local loyalty companies are now more focused on using an increasingly deep trove of consumer data to promote repeat visits and better understand customer habits and inclinations. Street Fight recently caught up with FiveStars co-founder…

    Street Fight- 11 readers -
  • Considering a Groupon? 5 Pitfalls You Must Avoid

    … discounts for customer acquisition and have a clearly defined rationale for choosing Groupon or one of the other “daily deal” type of promotions. Here are five questions to ask and points to consider. 1. Are you making a single sale or starting a relationship? How often does a homeowner hire a pressure washing service? Not often. The owner…

    Susan Solovic/ Constant Contact- 7 readers -
  • Street Fight Daily: Carmakers Rethink Dashboards, GrubHub’s Growth Prospects

    … planners are finding new ways to address inefficiencies, leveraging connected technology to create smarter hubs that work for city dwellers. The dynamic use of knowledge to improve both the utilization of scarce resources and a higher quality of life for its citizens is the hallmark of a smart city. A Founder Departs In 2014 At Daily Deal Pioneer…

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  • Bustle CEO: Facebook will ‘come crashing down’ for publishers

    …, it will hopefully lead to another raise. Has all the venture capital in publishing created a bubble? No. Uber and Airbnb are good businesses, but a lot of the business venture capitalists invested in in recent years, such as daily deals and Zynga, haven’t delivered. So venture capitalists are seeing that digital media is a valuable investment. It has a great…

    John Mcdermott/ Digidayin Social- 11 readers -
  • Why Pat Sajak Wants to Power Hyperlocal Daily Deals for SMBs

    … American Deals, a daily deal company that franchisees its brand and technology to local entrepreneurs, to help the firm stand out in an increasingly competitive daily deals market. The company, which was founded by Michael Silber, a friend of Sajak’s, expanded nationally this summer, taking the franchise beyond the seven California markets in which…

    Steven Jacobs/ Street Fightin Twitter- 6 readers -
  • Top Marketing Trends And Predictions For 2014 Holiday Season [STUDY]

    A global study conducted by Experian Marketing Services sheds light on some of the top marketing trends and predictions for the upcoming 2014 holiday season. The results of the study were gathered after conducting a survey among marketers from regions around the world, and also takes into account performance data from the 2013 holiday season and consumer trend research.

    Matt Southern/ Search Engine Journal- 5 readers -
  • It may be time to drop your annual marketing strategy

    … of a smarter planet. Illustrations courtesy of Flickr CC, Iridia, and Tim Donovan The post It may be time to drop your annual marketing strategy appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. Related Stories How to set up a Social Media Command Center Your social media strategy plan: Where do you START? Four ways social media impacts emotional branding …

    {grow}in Social Twitter- 5 readers -
  • 5 Tips for the Aspiring Hyperlocal Publisher

    … for this are multiple, but typically contain a combination of lack of time, skills or interest. Not everyone is as happy coding a website, selling banner ads or developing a daily deals portfolio, as they are writing copy or digging out a great story. This is where your audience can be both your champion and your friend. Developing links with your…

    Street Fightin Social Twitter- 6 readers -
  • 5 charts: What keeps email marketers awake at night?

    … quickly and efficiently without sacrificing quality Whether they’re delivering a morning news feed, daily deals or flash sales, all email marketers rely on compelling content. Being swift without sacrificing quality is a top priority: It’s not just a matter of writing the great headlines; newsletters must boast beautiful designs that are responsive…

    Digidayin EMail- 13 readers -
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