Ring out this year in style with the three day long online shopping fest announced by Google. Specifically for Indian web users this Great Online Shopping Festival (GOSF) will take place from 10th to 12th December, 2014.
The festival which was first conceptualized in 2012, offers heavy discounts to viewers and increases sales of online shopping stores. Designed to boost online shopping in India, the mega online shopping festival will feature over 450 partners offering their best deals. Thus it is a win-win situation for both the buyer as well as the seller. The customers get amazing discounts on a wide range of products – apparels, electronic equipment, tour and travel packages, home décor etc. For the seller this is the best opportunity to see their sales soaring high and creating happy customers.
According to Google there has been an exponential rise in the number of online shoppers in India since 2012 – the first time when the Great Online Shopping Festival (GOSF) was launched. Tapping in this growth, Google has rolled out this festival, which covers products and services from more than 15 segments. Also the percentage of online shopping on mobile devices has seen a positive rise. Therefore Google has come up with a user-friendly version of the Great Online Shopping Festival for the mobile devices as well. What makes the Great Online Shopping Festival more exciting, is that it is well connected to all the major social media platforms be it Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Google+. You can thus get all the GOSF updates from all these platforms and from the GOSF official website.
As a pre-party to the GOSF, Google has come up with ‘The Game’. ‘The Game’ offers 14 days of contests, quizzes, and exciting events organized by 14 brands in association with Google. Starting from 25th November to 8th December 2014, ‘The Game’ gives you 14 chances to win 14 minutes of free shopping of goodies worth up to Rs. 2.5 lakhs. The brands participating in this Pre-Party are Asian Paints (25 Nov), Jet Airways (26 Nov), All New Kindle (27 Nov), Micromax (28 Nov), HP (29 Nov), Askme.com (30 Nov), Craftsvilla.com (1 Dec), Cox & Kings and ezeego.com (2 Dec), Goibibo.com (3 Dec), Big Bazaar (4 Dec), Koovs.com (5 Dec), TrendIN.com (6 Dec), Lakme (7 Dec) and Lenovo (8 Dec).
So this is that time of the year, when you can shop smart and save a lot by making the most of this festival. With more than 200 online merchants participating this year, the Great Online Shopping Festival (GOSF) has gotten much bigger as well as much better. This festival not only mirrors the changing behavior of the Indian shoppers, but also reflects how technology can be aptly used to reach out to the masses and generate more saving opportunities and greater revenues.
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So bring in the New Year with the products you always wanted, at prices you always dreamt of!