Link Friday: The 2013 Black Friday Edition

Posted on Friday, November 22, 2013 by Kate

Black Friday is almost upon us. There are those who love the tradition and those who loathe it. Either way, you can’t argue that it’s a force to be reckoned with.

  • This year’s Black Friday controversy is the multitude of stores opening on Thanksgiving Day to give shoppers an early deal.
  • But is it even worth your time? Huffington Post calls this year’s Black Friday specials “recycled and lame.”
  • Become a savvy Black Friday shopper by following this advice.
  • If you’re a business owner, take advantage of this annual kick-off to the holiday shopping season through social media.
  • Don’t feel like fighting the crowds on Black Friday? Maybe Cyber Monday is more your style. Find out the pros and cons of both here.
  • And finally, a comical look at Black Friday “deals” by the ever hilarious publication The Onion.