Il y a un certain temps, j’ai acheté un bon chez Groupon pour un restaurant indien.
Editor’s note :This guest post was written by Rocky Agrawal , an entrepreneur who has worked on local products since 1995.
The Scaling Startups Series is supported by Brother International .
that's entertainment Posted by Sheila Shayon on March 17, 2011 10:30 AM
By MICHAEL HICKINS
I have been reading with great interest (especially here ) the stories of retailers sharing their experiences using Groupon .
When Philz Coffee Inc. offered half- price $20 gift cards to users of the Groupon coupon site, the San Francisco-based chain of coffee shops figured it would get a few hundred takers. It got more than 2,000.
I’m frequently asked how Groupon chooses which businesses to feature.
Jose More/Chicago News Cooperative A huge public stock offering would be a significant milestone for Andrew Mason, Groupon’s founder and chief executive. 9:40 p.m. | Updated
“You know what’s cooler than a million dollars? A billion dollars.” Fans of the movie The Social Network — especially those who live in Silicon Valley — like to recite that line a lot, and now Groupon gets to feel how cool that really is, thanks to a new round of funding.
In one month, Groupon's skyrocketing revenues suddenly tanked by 30 percent—and it just happened to be the month of the site's widely hated Super Bowl ad, according to data compiled by TechCrunch .
Update: this post was picked up by Mashable , Business Insider , Screenwerk and was the top story on Techmeme on October 24, 2010.