Archive for the ‘Online Shopping’ Category

Make a Statement with this Jeweled Pink Ribbon

Make a Statement with this Jeweled Pink Ribbon

In celebration of the Breast Cancer Awareness Month, different companies have been selling different fashion accessories in pink, the color that symbolizes the disease. This pink jeweled ribbon pin by Estee Lauder, for instance, creates a simple yet profound statement about the importance of early detection. The pin, which is now available at Nordstrom for […]

Benefits of Holiday Shopping Online

The holidays are here and it’s time once again to go shopping for gifts and presents to give to friends and loved ones. Some may consider doing the usual method of going to shopping malls and department stores to do their annual holiday shopping. But some have moved to doing most of their shopping online not only for the convenience but also for certain benefits. Here are some of them.Better Bargain OpportunitiesOnline shopping offers quite a number of attractive bargains that may not usually be…

Glam Network Awards 2009 Winners

Every year, the Glam Network hands out awards to various vanguards of beauty, style, fashion and celebrity. Below are the winners of this year’s Glam Network Awards. Beauty: Temptalia             Temptalia is the eponymous (in a way) blog site of 22-year old San Francisco native Christine Mielke. The Economics and Political Science bachelor’s degree holder created Temptalia at first as hobby, as she enjoys meeting fellow makeup aficionados online. She now works part time (as she is still a part-…

Bargain Shopping Locations On The Web

Bargain Shopping Locations On The Web

RueLaLa RueLaLa is an online community that offers high-end brands from their online boutique. The community also offers superb deals on exclusives, but not for long periods of time. RueLaLa is also a members-only online community. To become a member, you either have to be invited by a current member of this ultra-exclusive community, or add your name on a wait list and hope for the best. While waiting for an invite or an opened slot, there are other deal locations on the web. DealyardDealyard, …

Online Product Testing Made Easy

OPI, a leading nail polish brand, takes online shopping one-step further.We all want to try out products before we purchase them right? This is what we miss most when we do our shopping online.Fortunately, OPI has come up with a brilliant new web feature. The nail polish company has added a “Try It On Color Studio” to its website, allowing consumers to “test” a nail polishes before making a purchase. OPI’s new website feature works in a similar fashion with those virtual hairstyle sites that let…

Tobi Fashionable

Tobi Fashionable

With every conceivable business or industry going online, you may never have to (or never want to) leave your desktop again. Shopping is not exception. The biggest department store names and designer labels offer online shopping. Seriously. Name one brand or label that doesn’t have that little cart that says “add to cart” or at least a sign that says “you cart/bag is empty”. This online shopping site called Tobi.com is no exception as well. cAnd like other sites, it also allows you to avoid line…

Going Etsy

Going Etsy

If you are an art-and-crafts/DIY/creative genius? Why not make money out of your hobby and turn it into a business.With the world wide web, anythings possible. To attest to that statement, Check out Etsy.com.What is Etsy?Etsy is a website that provides people with a ‘venue’ to hawk their handmade wares. It’s sort of like a trade show fair for handmade products. Etsy was launched in 2005 by iospace, a company comprised of Robert Kalin, Chris Maguire and Haim Schoppik, later joined by Jared Tarbe…

How to Shop Safely Online

Shopping online offers lots of benefits that you won’t find shopping in a store or by mail. For example, the Internet is always open – seven days a week, 24 hours a day. And, bargains can be numerous online. Shopping on the Internet also can be as safe as shopping in a store or by mail. Keep in mind the following tips to help ensure that your online shopping experience is a safe one.Use a secure browser This is the software you use to navigate the Internet. Your browser should comply with indust…

Safeguard Your Privacy Online

Technology now provides companies with the ability to collect information about you and potentially give that information to others. While the Internet can serve as a tremendous resource for information, products and services, you should be sure to safeguard your privacy online by following these tips.Keep your personal information private Don’t disclose personal information–such as your address, telephone number, Social Security number or email address–unless you know who’s collecting the inf…

Online Holiday Shopping Advice

Celebrating any holiday can be a joy indeed, but only after undergoing a lot of stress shopping for all those goods. If you have relieved some of the stress by just purchasing online, the problem is that Internet shopping can be an unsafe environment if you are not careful. Here are our suggestions for a wise online shopper.Know who you are dealing with – Anyone can set up shop online. Do some research and confirm an online seller’s physical address and phone number (as most credible…