Flash Sales

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 Flash Sales
  • Leverage These Holiday Learnings For 2015 Retail Marketing Success

    … that were nimble and executed multi-channel marketing strategies that included sustained deep discounts and special deals were the stand-out winners. In fact, a mobile retail analysis my company (Steps Away) performed during the holiday shopping season revealed a nearly 65 percent increase in retailer promotions accessed by shoppers…

    Marketing Land- 24 readers -
  • Gilt Groupe Co-founder Tries Her Hand at On-Demand

    … garde Art Basel festival. The new role is a happy medium for Wilkis Wilson. She has spent her career in the fashion industry, working at Louis Vuitton and Bulgari, where she helped lead the brand’s retail efforts in the U.S., before leaving to build the flash sales site in 2007. Now, Wilkis Wilson wants to bring her knowledge of selling in stores…

    Steven Jacobs/ Street Fight- 8 readers -
  • Looking for Leads? 11 Ways to Leverage Social Media

    …. – Adam Stillman, SparkReel Ask the Right Questions A friend is getting huge engagement that leads to sales by asking, “How do you feel I could impact your life or help you?” and having 50 or more answers flood in. The philosophy behind it is key. Social media isn’t a digital broadcasting version of TV or radio. It’s meant to solicit a one-on-one…

    Scott Gerber/ Search Engine Journalin Social EMail- 8 readers -
  • 13 Ways to Beat the Facebook Algorithm

    … flash sales, special discounts, contests, etc. 8. Pay Attention to Analytics Since organic Facebook marketing has become significantly more difficult, it’s time to start paying careful attention to your analytics. You don’t need anything too fancy – Facebook’s own analytics can show you which posts perform better than others. See what kind of content…

    Larry Kim/ Search Engine Journalin Social Google Facebook YouTube- 3 readers -
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