The festive season is around the corner and the major players like Flipkart, Amazon, Jabong have already announced to launch a big Diwali sale from 14th October.  For all those who live under a rock, these sales bring crazy discounts and offers, which can make all your shopping wishes, come true.


For example, Flipkart has announced to drop the Price of Panasonic Eluga Ray from Rs. 8999 to Rs. 6999 on 14th October on 12 pm IST. Now if you don’t wish to miss on hot deals and make your Diwali merrier, follow these 8 hacks.


After all zamana smart hai, toh shopping bhi smart honi chaiye!


Hack 1: Clear Your Browsing History & Cookies

del gistory


Yes, this actually works. E-commerce website shows different prices of the same product to different users based on their past searches. There might be a slight hike in prices if you don’t clear the history.


Hack 2: Make A list of small items to add for free deliveries


Different websites have set up different price range for free deliveries. To not fall short on those terms and save the delivery charges, prepare a wish list of small items, which can be used to meet


Hack 3: Change your sleeping cycle for a night


All the good deals arrive at mid-night (just like good times). Sacrifice your night sleep to catch the best of deals in Diwali sale.


Hack 4: Compare prices on different websites through an aggregator


Google Shopping, Shopzilla are some websites that compare prices of a product from multiple websites, which comes handy to making a smart purchase.


Hack 5: Bank on sign up & referral offers


We keep getting messages about referral offers that we ignore but it might save you few extra bucks this Diwali. Start referring.


Hack 6: Keep a friend handy for group buying offers


Times have changed and e-commerce websites are promoting group shopping, like for example, Myntra asked to form a group and then shop to get exciting discounts. It’s time to get your group online, people.


Hack 7: Get Your old items sorted for exchange deals



You get a decent sum for an exchange of your used mobile or laptop, which can be used to purchase a newer model.


Hack 8: Be on your toes (fingers) as deals have expiry


All good things come with an expiry date, and in e-commerce websites, its expiry time. Keep your fingers glued on apps to never miss an exciting deal.


Happy shopping this Diwali, people.