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Posts Tagged ‘Black Friday’

The Black Friday Fever

Posted on November 15th, 2018 by

Known as the biggest shopping day of the year in the U.S. for almost two decades, Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, is almost here. But the term “Black Friday” didn’t always stand for consumption and prosperity. Following, we’ll describe how the day got its name, and then share some Black Friday surprises prepared just for you.  […]

How Do Black Friday and Cyber Monday Stack Up? We Look at the Data

Posted on December 24th, 2014 by

Americans have been obsessed with shopping for great deals on Black Friday since not long after Philadelphia police coined the term to refer to the big traffic jams on the day after Thanksgiving in the 1960s. As the popularity of the internet grew in the 2000s, shoppers started turning their attention to online deals on the Monday following the holiday weekend, which was quickly deemed Cyber Monday. […]

Join Our Halloween Competition… If You Dare

Posted on October 30th, 2014 by

As trick-or-treaters prepare to knock on our doors, we’ve decided to reward our spookiest affiliate with an iPad Mini this Halloween season. Just post a photo of you (and your friends, for that matter) in your best Halloween attire on Facebook or Twitter, using the #avangatehalloween hashtag. […]