People go crazy for Black Friday deals.

People go crazy for Black Friday deals.

Mobs of people, hours waiting in a line, frantic searching through the store for that one item you wanted. Sound appealing? Of course not. But, if you don’t plan your Black Friday ahead, this will be you! Since I’m a deals fanatic, I’ve compiled a list over the last three years which I use every year to track the Black Friday deals. This cuts down the time I spend in store by roughly 70%, as I know exactly what deals are active and what I want to pursue.

Here, then, are three websites that will allow you to be incredibly efficient on Black Friday.

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Google Ads

See those links at the top and right rail of the page? Those are Google Ads, your new source of traffic.

When most individuals and small companies hear about advertising they think two things. The first: Evil!!! The second: Sure, it can benefit large companies, but what about little old me? If you believe this, get ready to break through your assumptions: the benefit to everyone can be gigantic. Using the methods below, I was able to transform a media company’s advertising platform from an inefficient, expensive, time-sink to a smooth-running, automatic operation that I check once weekly and results in a few thousand more clicks per day. As a side note to prove scaling in Google Ads, my personal AdWords account (spending maximum $10 per day, usually a lot less), I get 1-2 clicks and usually have the first advertisement seen. So, without further ado, here’s how to create a rock star advertising campaign using the company I advise as an example…

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