I believe that flash sale sites are among the best advantages brought by internet – the connection to all the best deals as the happen all around the world.
As an online shopper, I find the sites as an efficient shopping method that offers me amazing discounts for the best quality products. It also helps me choose the best products from a wider range of choices, especially when it comes to issues such as design and elegance with relation to their prices.
The following are the most popular flash sale sites listed in popularity according to www.semrush.com.
Visitors per Month: 37,600,000
Specializing in: Deals in a variety of products as posted by merchants around the world, with product categories including: Baby, Kids and toys, Collectibles, Electronics, Entertainment, For the Home. Grocery, Household and pets, Health and beauty, Jewelry and watches, Men’s fashion, Sports and outdoors and Women’s Fashion.
About: Groupon is an American Flash sale site that started in 2008. Currently, Groupon is the world’s most popular flash sale site. Groupon operates as a middleman that connects customers to local merchants. With Groupon discount rates as high as 60% and presence in hundreds of cities around the world; it is easy to understand why it has such a large number of users. I would recommend this flash sale site as it provides a large variety to choose from.
Visitors per month: 3,000,000
Specializing in: Deals in clothing, footwear and accessories for all, categorized in family members, including, Moms, Babies, Men and Kids.
About: I know many readers already know about Zulily. This flash sale site deals in home products, toys and clothing. Zulily flash sales are ideal for families as they provide products in categories of each member of a family. It was started in 2009 in the USA but has expanded to Europe as well. I like zulily’s categorizing method which makes shopping for the family easier, cheaper and faster.
Visitors per month: 777,000
Specializing in: Deals in trendy fashion designs of apparels and accessories for Women, Men, Kids as well as services such as Tour and Travel.
About: This is a site that I like for its extent of deals which include services. This flash sale site will connect you to a variety of designs, whether clothing or home products. I also enjoy the offers that come with travel services offered. I find convenient for tourists in a city as you can do shopping and find beautiful places and experiences with amazing discounts, up to 70% off.
Visitors per month: 712,000
Specializes in: Home design.
About: I recommend Joss and Main for any person moving to furnish or design a home, office or any building. This flash sale site is much like Zulily, only difference is that it specializes in housing products. The flash sale site also allows the customer to shop using rooms as categories. It helps you find the list of items you are searching for every room.
Visitors per month: 450,000
Specializes in: Home design, electronics, fashion and sporting gear.
About: Woot is a flash sale site that began business in 2004, offering 1 deal per day. However, now the daily deals have been increased to be as many as possible. With a wide variety of products to choose from, I like visiting this site regularly to see just what deals may be going on. More often than not, I find some great offers in items I needed but did not plan on buying.
Visitors per month: 400,000
Specializes in: Fashion products for Women, Men, Kids and also Home products and Beauty.
About: I recommend Hautelook for customers looking for denim, aficionados and stylish shoes. It is an amazing site for fanatics of unique designs as the site has numerous discount offers. This site has a daily flow of new flash sale events for each category, with great discounts on the products. There are great offers given, with free shipping to various destinations at limited times. Hautelook’s flash sale events begin at 8a.m. pacific time.
Visitors per month: 385,000
Specializes in: Home décor and design products.
About: This site is ideal for shopping for all your home products. It has different sets of categorizations to help you navigate easily. For instance, you can search for a category in a specific price range. There are recommendations for affordable items available as well. There are also numerous options in the styles, rooms and brands categories, which help find items you want fast and easily.
8. Rue la la
Visitors per month: 247,000
Specializes in: Deals in fashion products for men and women as well as providing travel advisory services.
About: Rue la la is one of the most popular flash sale sites in the fashion and design industry. It is popular especially among users with a keen eye on the brands that they buy. It is a flash sale site that serves members only, hence, one must register before accessing any content. The site also offer travel services at special prices.
Visitors per month: 203,000
Specializes in: Deals in fashion items such as clothing and accessories as well as home decor.
About: Jane.com is a site that connects boutiques to buyers. The site allows sellers to sign up and showcase their products. Chosen items ore placed on offer with great discounts. This flash sale site performs extensive check on the sellers to ensure that the customers are not defrauded. With competitive prices and regular deals, it is a great flash sale site for shopping.
Visitors per month: 167,000
Specializes in: Deals in fashion trends for men’s clothing and accessories.
About: Jackthreads.com is a men’s fashion site that offers flash sales on a variety of fashion items. If you are a man looking to try out new designs from up-and-coming designers, this flash sale site is right for you. It has subcategories for each of the above listed categories that makes it easy to navigate.
11. Steep & Cheap
Visitors per month: 166,000
Specializes in: Gear and materials for outdoor activity such as camping, rock climbing and others.
About: This is the site with all the deals to help you when planning for an outdoor activity. There are numerous outdoor gear and apparel with random deep discounts on the items. It is a site I keep watch on when planning to go camping so that I can spot the current steal offers that last just minutes. It is an easy site to use and has a wide variety of products.
Visitors per month: 144,000
Specializes in: Tourist Destinations.
About: This site offers flash sale deals on vacation destinations on a daily basis. It is my personal travel companion, with detailed holiday plans, from destinations, experiences and sites to visit in a particular destination and the budget for your plans. This vocational flash sale site is the ideal travel companion. Using information from many correspondents and journalists, the site is able to offer advice on where to travel.
13. The Clymb
Visitors per month: 127,000
Specializes in: Deals in sporting gear, apparels and other materials such as camping gear.
About: The Clymb partners with destinations around the world and offers deep discounts for its member’s visits. The site also employs professionals to record stories of adventures from around the world through photography and writing to inspire. Outdoor gears are placed on flash sale offers everyday as well to cater for customer needs.
14. Touch of Modern
Visitors per month: 85,000
Specializes in: Men’s products such as shoes, apparel and also deals in tech gadgets, art and home products.
About: The Touch of Modern is a flash sale site for men’s fashion pieces. It is a members’ only site that offers a variety of classic designs for men’s items. The flash sale site offers members with deep discounts of selected items. Additionally, I find this site exceptional in the variety of designs and products that it provides for men, extending to home decors that men would like.
Visitors per month: 63,400
Specializes in: Deals for clothes, jewelry and home decor.
About: This flash sale site connects designers to customers through membership. From home products designs to trendy fashion designs, this flash sale site has it all with amazing deals. A look at the website’s reviews however reveals discontent among users with most vendors complaining of non-payment and buyers being defrauded of refunds.
Visitors per month: 49,200
Specializes in: Deals in a variety of products including Art, Home products, tech and fashion and beauty products.
About: This site serves the art lovers looking for exquisite designs on different pieces. I find this site as one with some of the most unique items. Fab.com website is simple to navigate, with departments that guide customers to different categories to choose from. These categories range from furniture, jewelry, accessories, toys and even services such as photography.
Visitors per month: 46,700
Specializes in: Deals in sale of fashion wear from renowned brands for women and men.
About: PLNDR is the site that offers street wear from big brands in the fashion industry such as Adidas, 10 Deep, Street Vault and many others. Serving members only, the site offers time-limited offers with deep discounts of up to 80% on items. I find this a useful site for original brands in fashion at great prices.
18. Beyond the rack
Visitors per month: 44,600
Specializes in: Deals in sale of designer apparel and accessories to a wide customer base. It’s categories of sale are men, women, kids/maternity, home and curvy closet.
About: Beyond the rack is a private shopping site that offers time-limited flash-sales on authentic apparel and accessories. This site is strict on the number of people that join, hence control new entries to crowding. All items posted here are on great deals and are unavailable on the site beyond the set time. One can join the site through invitation from members or marketing partners.
19. LeftLane Sports
Visitors per month: 33,800
Specializes in: Deals in outdoor and action sporting gear, footwear and apparel from top brands around the world.
About: Leftlane Sports exhibits and deals with the most exquisite designs in endurance, outdoor and action sporting gear. I especially like their option to select the best items which are placed on flash sales rather than have an open pool where low quality items may be advertised. I recommend this for any extreme athlete looking for convenience in finding the best items from top brands.
Visitors per month: 22,900
Specializes in: Deals in a variety of goods, including, apparel, accessories, jewelry, kitchen items, electronics, home and beauty among others.
About: Opensky serves as a middleman between the merchant and buyer. It is an ideal place to find the goods that are rare to find since it connects a seller to tens of thousands of sellers. I like its ability to connect me to sellers with products I need in my area, which makes it easier for me to shop.
21. Lot 18
Visitors per month: 9,800
Specializes in: Deals in wine sale.
About: This is that site I visit when special occasions are nearby- for their variety in wine. Lot 18 offers exotic wine from different winemakers from around the world. Professional wine tasters working with the company are used to identify unique wines selected from around the world and are offered on the site for a limited duration at great value.
22. Pick Your Plum
Visitors per month: 7,300
Specializes in: Deals with an assortment of goods, including apparels, accessories, electronics and gifts.
About: This is an open platform that helps buyers connect with sellers dealing with unique items at exceptional deals. I especially like the unique gift items that are available on the site. The numerous number of deals occurring at a given time is also an advantage which increases the value for money for shoppers.
Visitors per month: 7,200
Specializes in: Deals in dog products such as chews, toys, treats and many other products.
About: This flash site serves dog lovers only! Here, you will find all times that will help your dog have fun, play and be comfortable. With flash sales offered on different items, I recommend the site for all dog keepers out there. You may find items you would never find in your local pet store.
24. Shop it to me
Visitors per month: 5,500
Specializes in: Deals in Apparels, footwear and accessories for both men and women.
About: This site serves the fashion lovers who are keen on the brands they wear and accessorize with. The sites items are arranged in brands, so that a person checks out designs from a particular brand as they wish. I find it efficient for me to check out new brands and see which designers may catch my eye. The wide variety of brands for women’s and men’s apparels and accessories provide unique and cheap place for shopping.
Visitors per month: 4,400
Specializes in: Deals in top designer brands on clothes, accessories, beauty products and home products.
About: SecretSales offers new sales on a daily basis, which last for 4 days. The duration for the sales offer is longer than most other flash sale sites. This is the aspect I find most amazing, as it guarantees continuous deals every day. It is an ideal site for a person to keep constant checks for the offers which range discounts between 30% and 80%
The visitors per month numbers are estimations by semrush.com. I hope this ranking will help you whenever you need to shop to identify the best site to search for a particular product and get the best value for your money. Note that most of these sites deal with specific products which would be helpful in identifying a larger variety of products to choose from.
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