Hyperlocal Mobile Coupons = Smart and Easy Business Idea

Hyperlocal Mobile Coupons = Smart and Easy Business Idea

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8coupons.com is the next generation of coupons. You can text yourself great deals for big savings in NYC.

CEO’s Pitch

8coupons is a fun and easy way to save time, money, and trees by getting the best, up-to-the-minute deals on your cell phone (e-mail, iPhone, facebook, and anywhere else you want it). So instead of having to spend time looking for deals and cool new places to try around NYC, you can either subscribe to 8coupons’ weekly “Top 8” emails or sign up to get deals alerts from your favorite restaurants, shops, spas, and even Broadway shows! Users can redeem an 8coupons deal by simply showing their phone (text coupon) to the cashier. For local business owners, 8coupons is an efficient and affordable way to a) get the word out about your store or restaurant and b) get new customers in the door to try out your product or service. Read more…

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