LivingSocial Quadruples Inventory, Moves Away From Daily Deals
As customers tire of flash sales and daily deals, LivingSocial hopes that merchants will appreciate its new extended-length promotions.
Groupon's New CEO May Be Its Best Deal Yet
The daily deals site has called off its search for a new head in favor of retaining their temporary CEO permanently.
Struggling Deals Site LivingSocial Kills Events Group, Closes New York Office
The move eliminates 30 full-time positions and will have remaining staffers working remotely.
Groupon Founder Turned Musician: Andrew Mason's 'Hardly Workin'
In the collection of songs, Mason sings about lessons he learned founding the daily deals company.
George Zimmer and Other Famous Founders Ousted By Their Own Companies
Lessons entrepreneurs can learn from founders who've been shown the door.
How Groupon Thinks It Can Become a $100 Billion Company
Instead of just pumping out daily deals, the company wants to become a mobile, local commerce powerhouse.
Groupon Founder Andrew Mason Out as CEO
The embattled founder's memo to staff details why he was dismissed.
Overcoming the Groupon Effect: How to Sell Merchants on Your Start-Up Deal Site
Faced with a glut of daily-deal sites, new entrants are having a tough time winning over merchants. Here's how to cut through the hype and build your client roster.
New Sheriff to Police Daily-Deal Industry: Good News for Businesses?
The newly established Global Daily Deal Association wants daily-deal providers to do more than just improve consumer and merchant perceptions.
How to Make Daily Deals Pay Off For Your Business
If you're interested in testing the social coupon waters, consider these four tips to help increase your likelihood of success.
The Three Worst Daily Deal Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Some small companies have had nightmarish experiences working with sites like Groupon and others. Follow these tips to make your campaign a success.
Groupon, Other Deal Sites Not a Good Deal for Small Businesses
A new report suggests voucher offers largely aren't shoring up new customers or sales.
What Groupon's IPO Means for Your Startup
Groupon went public to overwhelming demand. But will the surge help melt the near-frozen IPO market?
Venture Investors Spar Over the Tech Bubble
Call it a bubble or not, Groupon's lower valuation may throw a wrench in it.
New Ways to Tap into Daily Deals Sites
Having to be accountable to merchants is driving a wave of innovation in the world of daily deals.