Knock your shopping knack

Internet lets you get the best at the cheapest price.

By Author   |   Published: 18th Jan 2017   11:10 pm Updated: 19th Jan 2017   6:57 am

Evoke the smart buyer in you, because online shopping is at a pace, which if you manage to catch up with, will get you a good lot of things without much expenditure.

Follow them
Keep a close watch on the shopping websites you frequent. Follow them on social media and also download their apps. This will keep you updated about on coming sales, offers and discounts. Apart from the popular online shopping sites, there are accounts in Instagram and Facebook that are equally good. Track them down as well.

Keep your cart full
Instead of checking in as a guest, it is better to have a registered account with the sites. Also, every time you check in, put the items you like in your cart. Chances are, the website might get back to you with discounts and offers for those items.

Refer people
Most of the websites give you offers on referring a new person. You can refer your friends to avail the offers. Try also availing the first purchase discount that the website provides to new users.

Leave no trace
Log out of all your social media accounts, clear your browsing history and cookies, and go incognito mode while shopping. Online merchants can track your browsing pattern, preferences and put up the product with prices and offers likewise.

Search right
While shopping, filtering the price range and size will save your time. Before you pounce on a product and hit the purchase button, check several other websites and compare the prices because you might get the same product for a lower price or a better offer somewhere else.

Tap resources
Make use of websites that offer facilities like price comparison, cash back, digital wallet and so on. Paytm and PriceDekho are two such websites. Some extensions and softwares will also inform you about the discount codes for websites.