5 Ways to Support E-Commerce on Cyber Monday
Kick Off Your Holiday Shopping on November 30th
As one of the shopping holidays that herald the holiday season, Cyber Monday this November 30th seeks to promote online businesses. The event is celebrated every Monday after Thanksgiving to encourage shoppers to patronize e-commerce.
Cyber Monday was coined by Ellen Davis of the National Retail Federation along with Scott Silverman of Shop.org. The event quickly became a hit in 2005 when it was first rolled out to the public.
After 14 years, the shopping event continues to grow in popularity. Based on a report by Adobe Analytics, $9.4 billion in sales was recorded on Cyber Monday in 2019. This was a 19% surge from the $7.9 billion recorded in the previous year. Among the top-selling items were toys and computers.
Cyber Monday was launched in time for the holiday season in 2005. It was a nod to a 2004 research that showed that one of the biggest online shopping days of the year was the Monday after Thanksgiving.
Cyber Monday generated $3 billion in smartphone sales in 2019. Among the top toy products sold on Cyber Monday during that year were “Frozen 2” toys, L.O.L Surprise Dolls, NERF products, Madden 20, Nintendo Switch, and Jedi Fallen Order. Other products that sold like hotcakes were Samsung TVs, Fire TVs, Airpods, and Air Fryers.
How You Can Support E-Commerce
Many American businesses have turned to e-commerce as a way to earn additional income and reach a wider market for their products.
Selling online has many advantages. Unlike brick and mortar businesses, online sellers do not have to deal with the overhead cost of rent, utilities, and other expenses. They are also not limited to their locality.
Here are five ways you can support online businesses.
1. Buy clothes from online sellers.
Unlike in major retail chains, there are a lot of clothing options in small online shops that have their unique charm.
2. Buy your books online.
Online bookstores have a wide selection of titles that `can be shipped to your doorstep quickly and hassle-free.
3. Get supplies from an e-commerce store.
You can source your home and office supplies from a small retailer with an online store.
4. Get unique items from an online crafts store.
Numerous artists sell their works online. Support their art and get hold of high quality and unique items by shopping online.
5. Spread the word.
You can leave testimonials about the products and services that you were able to get online. It is a great way to promote online businesses.
These Children Badly Need Your Support
Cyber Monday is the perfect time to support online businesses to help them thrive. However, some other people need your support even more. They include the destitute children in your community who are in serious health conditions but whose families do not have the means to support their treatment and healthcare.
You can help provide life-saving assistance to these kids by simply donating your old and unwanted car to us at Kids Car Donations.
We’ll auction off your donated vehicle and use the proceeds to support the programs and services of our charity partners. These IRS-certified 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations provide their young beneficiaries with comprehensive and quality medical assistance, including free and easy access to vital health services, emotional support, and other essential healthcare services.
Our vehicle donors also get to receive their share of rewards, including the privilege to get our free towing service and a top tax deduction in the next tax season.
Above all, you’ll also relish the joy and satisfaction of doing something extraordinary that can help save young lives.
We accept a wide range of vehicle types regardless of their condition. We also run our vehicle donation program in all 50 states, so no matter where you’re located, we’ll be able to collect your vehicle and serve you.
Help Save Young Lives Today!
Donating your old car to Kids Car Donations is a simple decision that can help save the lives of less fortunate kids in need of medical care. Call us at 866-634-8395 or fill out our online donation form now!