Cyber Monday Spending Soars to Record-High $9.2 Billion Online, With a Whopping $3 Billion Spent via Smartphones

Now, 2019’s Cyber Monday is the biggest online spending day in US history. December 3, 2019 2 min read This story originally appeared on Business Insider Online spending on Cyber Monday in the US soared nearly 17 percent year-over-year to $9.2 billion, with shoppers spending about $11 million a minute during peak hours, according to preliminary data from Adobe Analytics. A whopping $3 billion of Cyber Monday’s online sales were completed through a smartphone, which represents a 46 percent increase over last year’s smartphone-based purchases. The spending totals make Cyber Monday 2019 the biggest online spending day in US history. Black Friday‘s online sales, by comparison, totaled $7.4 billion, according to Adobe. Online sales also totaled $7.4 billion on the Saturday and Sunday after Black Friday. Related: Holiday Shopping Is Here, and Mostly on Our Mobile Devices “Retailers unlocked sales earlier to combat a shorter shopping season, while continuing to drive up promotion of the big […]

Read more

10 Cyber Monday Deals That You Need to Check Out (That Aren’t Laptops or Smartwatches)

Save big when you shop today. December 2, 2019 4 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. It’s time to celebrate Cyber Monday the best way we all know how: shopping! We’ve done the hard work for you, rounding up some of today’s best deals on the web so you can find something for everyone on your list. Even yourself. KeepSolid VPN Unlimited: Lifetime Subscription Image credit: Entrepreneur Store With cybercrime on the rise, everybody should be using a VPN. VPN Unlimited is one of the best options on the market, giving you 256-bit encryption, location masking, and more security features without slowing your browsing down. Save Now: KeepSolid VPN Unlimited: Lifetime Subscription for $23.40 with promo code “CMSAVE40” […]

Read more

Top Amazon Deals That are Sure to Come Back This Cyber Monday

Jump on these Cyber Monday a week early. November 25, 2019 1 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. Amazon outdoes itself each year, announcing that year’s Cyber Monday as their biggest shopping day in company history. Each year, it seems there are more Cyber Monday promotions bombarding your social media feeds and filling up your inboxes. It can seem overwhleming, but at the end of the day, everyone is looking for a deal.  It’s no surpise then that some of Amazon’s top-selling Cyber Monday deals from last year are expected to make the list this year as well. So, if you missed out on these steals last year, you have another chance at taking them home for a bargain. We’ve done all of the heavy-lifting for […]

Read more

This Game-Changing Tool Helped Me Earn 6-Figures

In a new Campaign Income Report, learn how this game-changing tool helped me earn 6-figures: RightMessage, the ultimate tool in audience personalization! Pat Flynn February 18, 2019 Welcome to another campaign-based income report here on Smart Passive Income. This month, we’re going to examine a promotion I ran at the end of last year for Cyber Monday to promote my online courses. I’ve run small promotions during Cyber Monday before, but only for my architectural-related business. Why not anywhere else? Because I had no other products of my own to sell! Up until 2017, affiliate marketing had accounted for about 90 percent of my income, with podcast sponsorships, books, speaking, and niche sites making up the rest. Then, I finally created my own courses to better serve my audience, and have seen a significant increase in income ever since. There were a lot of lessons learned and many things that […]

Read more

Announcing SPI-ber Monday Deals!

It’s SPI-ber Monday! Deals last until Tuesday at 11:59 p.m. Pacific! Save on my brand new online course, Smart Podcast Player, my current courses, and the brand new SPP Sticky Player! Pat Flynn November 26, 2018 Welcome to SPI-ber Monday! A brand new course I think you’ll love! A special Smart Podcast Player deal—plus a new player for subscribers! And major discounts on all of my current courses! What occasion could possibly bring all of these awesome things together in one place? What could cause the stars to align like this? Get ready for the very first SPI-ber Monday (get it? Haha.)! As you may know if you’ve been following me for a while, you know that my passion and mission in life is to help people. I do that by showing how I’ve grown my online business, and how others can start and grow their own businesses too. SPI-ber […]

Read more

5 Tips to Boost Your Ecommerce Sales on Cyber Monday

Your goal should be to make your deals too good to resist. Is 50 percent off too high? Probably. But some companies have found it works. October 19, 2018 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Last year, online transactions on Cyber Monday reached a record $6.59 billion, according to Adobe Insights — and that biggest day for online shopping is right around the corner. Nor is this event, which follows Black Friday, just for tech and electronics anymore; ecommerce businesses of all types are now participating. So, is your ecommerce business ready to make a splash on the web and bring in record-breaking sales? Related: Cyber Monday 2017: Everything You Need to Know Of course, it can be difficult to get noticed on Cyber Monday with so many knockout deals offered by big-box stores. That’s why your online store needs to stand out among the crowd and find a […]

Read more