Groupon Now deals failed to ignite consumer interest

July 13, 2014

The growth of Groupon Now!, its location-based service, has stalled. Since its launch five months ago, the average weekly growth rate has gone from 37% in June to an average weekly growth rate in September of 6%, with the rate down to 2% in the last week of September, says Beyond. Source


Group Buying M&A 2010-2011

June 1, 2014

While daily deal M&A activity has climbed, valuation multiples have plummeted and investor confidence in the space is waning. When applying M&A transaction valuation multiples to Groupon and LivingSocial, the two are significantly below previously speculated valuation ranges. Source


The 10 Hidden Costs of Daily Deals

April 3, 2014

We’ve heard countless horror stories from merchants who have run daily deals. Many of these have been discussed elsewhere, so consider this your cheat sheet. Source


How 2010 Changed Our Lives

March 22, 2014

2010 was an important year in many ways. The world was conquered by social media applications such as Facebook and Twitter. The world was also introduced to Wikileaks and Groupon. This infographic examines the good, the bad, and how 2010 changed the world permanently. Source


Groupon and Daily Deal Sites

November 2, 2013

Groupon is the fastest growing site in the history of the Internet. With daily deals that users can’t resist companies all over the United States are jumping on the Groupon train. This infographic looks at the pros and cons of the daily deals site and breaks down why it works so well and what they […]

What’s in Your Deal Wallet?

October 13, 2013

Cheryl (our CEO) will be on stage today at the Daily Deal Summit in San Francisco presenting on what daily deal users are actually buying based on their purchase data. To illustrate, we created the below (awesome) graphic on what an average user’s daily deal wallet looks like. Source

The Daily Deals Bandwagon Dissected

The Daily Deals Bandwagon Dissected

September 2, 2013

Take a look at the information presented in this infographic, and in the comments, let us know if you think the tech behemoths will crush the deals-focused startups or if you believe the startups have staying power — or perhaps daily deals aren’t a zero-sum game and there’s room for all these companies to profit. […]

The Social Buying Universe

The Social Buying Universe

August 31, 2013

Today, social buying and daily deals websites are found in nearly every corner of the World Wide Web. But as of late, there has been speculation that this space has expanded too rapidly, and, like an old red giant star, is ready to explode. Source

Groupon: Path From Startup to IPO

Groupon: Path From Startup to IPO

August 28, 2013

Want to get the quick scoop on Groupon’s IPO? Here’s an infographic with the details, including a timeline of Groupon’s history as a company. Source

The Social Buying Universe

The Social Buying Universe

June 5, 2013

This infographic displays information about social buying websites. It provides a break down of biggest and most popular group buying sites.

What’s the Deal with Daily Deals?

May 10, 2013

With more than 660 deals sites currently online, you’d be hard pressed to not hear some type of news, article or press release about daily deals. For this infographic, we surveyed 500 Daily Deal members to determine which sites they are members of, how often they check for new deals and how much they spend […]

Groupon Revealed: The Pros and Cons of Daily Deals

Groupon Revealed: The Pros and Cons of Daily Deals

April 4, 2013

Have you ever wondered how daily deals sites worked? Hailed as a great success this new, niche retail market is helping people to save in creative ways, on a daily basis. But are there any cons? We have taken a close look at what the daily deal market consisted of, in an effort to give […]