Cyber Monday (or Week) is Here

BreakingModern — Promotions for Cyber Monday deals started on Saturday in the midst of the Black Friday weekend.  For shoppers who were not able to make the trip to stores nor wanted to fight the crowds, Cyber Monday offers an easier way to shop.  Expect deep discounts, free shipping, and extended sales from retail giants such as Amazon, Walmart, and Best Buy.

Fashion and style retailers such as Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s have additional discounts. Gap stores are offering up to 40 percent off on online purchases.

If you’re looking for toys ToysRus Has a $20.00 savings when you spend over $150 and use a MasterCard.  Promo code is MC20 to check out.

Some sites are taking it one step further by promoting cyber week deals, including Walmart and Amazon.

And, if you are other year round shopper, aggregates deals from 800 online retailers, promising deals on cyber Monday and throughout the year.

Media outlets have published their lists for the best online deals of 2014 on electronics, travel and everything in between:


USA Today

ABC News

Business Insider

LA Times


Cyber Monday had its beginnings in offering sales on electronic goods, but now most large online stores have joined the online shopping sale bandwagon where both Black Friday and Cyber Monday are carefully planned sales events. As for consumers, the days following Thanksgiving offers many opportunities to research, shop and save.

To see the numbers on Cyber Monday, take a look at the Cyber Monday eCommerce infographic.


Infographic courtesy

Image credit: Joy Ma

Joy Ma

Author: Joy Ma

Joy is managing editor at Her experience includes leading content strategy and content development for tech companies. She has been managing publications ranging from manga such as Naruto, and websites including aNewDomain and Dell's Tech Page One.

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