Digital Coupons Leader Teams With Bloggers on Five-Day Hunt for Online Coupon Codes
Mountain View, CA – Nov. 15, 2012 – Coupons.com, the leader in digital coupons, today announced the launch of its Cyber Monday Coupon Code Scavenger Hunt in which consumers compete by using clues posted on participating blogs to find specific coupon codes on Coupons.com to win prizes. The Cyber Monday Coupon Code Scavenger Hunt coincides with the launch of Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping pages which help consumers by curating the best coupons and savings from top online retailers and putting them in one place.
The Scavenger Hunt officially kicks off Friday, November 16th and will run through Tuesday, November 20, sending consumers on a hunt to find valuable coupon codes that can be used when holiday shopping on Cyber Monday. Blogs participating in the Cyber Monday Scavenger Hunt include: Savvy Sassy Moms, Budgets Are Sexy, Org Junkie, Southern Savers and Chris Pirillo.
To participate, consumers must follow clues on the popular blogs to find the specific coupon code located on Coupons.com. Thursday through Monday, the first ten people to correctly find and enter the code on the website will receive a $100 gift certificate to the online store of the blogger’s choosing. On Tuesday, the first person to find and enter the coupon code will receive the grand prize – a $1,000 gift certificate to Amazon.com.
“When shopping on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, using coupon codes is key to saving even more money on holiday gifts,” says Jeanette Pavini, Coupons.com’s household savings expert. “Coupon codes can be found for virtually every shopping category, from clothing or jewelry to hardware or electronics. The Scavenger Hunt provides a way for shoppers to not only prepare in advance for Cyber Monday shopping, but also to try to win some extra holiday spending money.”
The participating bloggers will provide the clues on the following days:
Clues are posted on each of the blogs at 10:05 am Pacific. Visit blog.coupons.com/cyber-monday-scavenger-hunt for more details and contest rules.
About Coupons.com Incorporated
Coupons.com Incorporated is the recognized leader in digital coupons, including online printable, save to loyalty card and mobile promotions. For consumers, the company’s products include Coupons.com, the 48th largest website in the U.S. (†), as well as Grocery iQ and Coupons.com mobile applications. For brand marketers, the company distributes digital coupons to millions of consumers through Coupons.com and tens of thousands of websites comprising the Coupons.com digital coupon network. The company also powers digital coupon initiatives in 1-to-1 online marketing campaigns—including display advertising, email and social media programs. For publishers, the company offers solutions to monetize website traffic, including branded microsites, and Brandcaster, a self-service coupons syndication platform. Clients include hundreds of top consumer packaged goods brands (including Clorox, General Mills, Johnson & Johnson, Kellogg’s, Kimberly-Clark, and Kraft Foods), leading restaurant, toy and entertainment companies, as well as top retailers (such as A&P, CVS, Duane Reade, H-E-B, Kmart, Kroger, Safeway and Walgreens). Founded in 1998, the company is based in Mountain View, CA. To start printing coupons, visitwww.coupons.com. To learn more about the company visit www.couponsinc.com. Visit Coupons.com on Facebook at www.facebook.com/couponscom.
† Nielsen, August 2012