Cyber Monday is growing in importance for retailers every year with big growth numbers. Adobe predicts that Cyber Monday 2013 will grow 15% compared to last year. The Cyber Monday sales are huge online sales, but if you look at the individual deals, you are better off on Black Friday, if...
The big "if" on Black Friday is, if you are lucky enough to buy one of the low inventory doorbuster deals. If you can then the deals are better on Black Friday. At least this has been true in the past. For proof look at our best Black Friday TV Deals list and best Cyber Monday TV Deals lists from 2012. The prices are much lower on Black Friday. We have seen two $97 32-inch LCD HDTV offers on Black Friday. The cheapest 32-inch TV on Cyber Monday was priced at $179.99. That is 100% more expensive. Of course, the issue was the low availability of these deals and that many of the best Black Friday deals are only available in stores.
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What we learn from last year is that you should try to get the hot Black Friday deals on Thanksgiving Day and if you fail there is always Cyber Monday to shop. Just do not expect to see the extreme deals you will see on Black Friday.
Keep in mind that the Cyber Monday 2013 Sales already start as early as Saturday after Thanksgiving. Most of the Cyber Monday sales will start on Sunday.
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Cyber Monday 2013 is on December 2nd, but the Cyber Monday sales are already starting on the weekend. Most Cyber Monday 2013 sales launch on Sunday. Cyber Monday 2013 is expected to be the biggest online sales day of the year with sales of $2.2 billion. Of course it makes sense to shop already on Thanksgiving Day the online Black Friday 2013 Sales, as several deals will be much better than on Cyber Monday. Cyber Monday will though also have great deals again as this day is become crucial for online stores. See the latest Cyber Monday 2013 News.
Cyber Monday, a term coined by Shop.org in 2005, got established when retailers saw a trend of consumers shopping online on the Monday after Thanksgiving. Today, Cyber Monday is viewed as the online equivalent to Black Friday. Cyber Monday 2013 is expected to a huge sales day again this year - most likely the biggest.