Shopping can be so tiring, time consuming and a big hustle during the holidays.  With the development of the internet technology, ecommerce came to the rescue.  Monday after Thanksgiving is now known as Cyber Monday.

When is Cyber Monday in 2017?

Cyber Monday 2016 shall be celebrated on Monday, November 27, 2017.

Cyber Monday is always celebrated on the first Monday after Thanksgiving Day.

Origin of Cyber Monday:

Cyber Monday was created by marketing companies during the holidays of 2005 to promote ecommerce.  It is a business strategy to persuade people to shop online.  This is observed by the United States of America, Canada, United Kingdom, Portugal, Germany, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Chile, Columbia and Japan.

How to Celebrate Cyber Monday:

After Thanksgiving, people start shopping for the holiday season.  To meet the Christmas rush, Cyber Monday’s success is immense.  During this day, huge discounts are offered online enticing the people to shop through the internet.  Since 2006, this marketing move proved to be successful!

Shopping online proved to be a time-saver device for buyers.  No traffic, baggage handling and safety are some of the advantages of buying online.  On this day, businesses offer 50-70% discount and free delivery.  On this day, people can shop online for TV deals, electronic items, home products, clothes, shoes, bags and accessories for men, women and children.  Even hotel accommodations and food items are offered on discounted prices.  Sale of services is also offered through the sale of gift checks.  Due to the convenience of online shopping, Cyber Monday will remain a successful marketing move.

To get the best out of this day, a list of people to give presents to should be prepared in advance.  The choosing of the specific gift and price comparison can be made during Cyber Monday.  Noting delivery dates, a schedule may be prepared for the actual gift giving.

When is Cyber Monday in 2018?

Cyber Monday shall be celebrated again on November 26, 2018.