Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday November 30, 2012

Cyber Monday Biggest Web Shopping Day in History

Online spending on Cyber Monday in the U.S. was up 17% from a year ago, for a grand total of almost $1.5 billion in sales. eek!

Breaking the total down, ComScore said that the top category for sales was digital content and subscriptions (up 28 percent), followed by consumer electronics (up 24 percent and "buoyed by gains in smartphone sales"), computer hardware (up 22 percent, boosted by tablet sales), video games, consoles and accessories (up 18 percent) and jewelry and watches (up 17 percent).