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Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2016 Cheers & Jeers: Sound Off on the Sales!

Everybody take a deep breath: Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come to an end. And so now — after we've caught up on sleep and Westworld — we're reflecting back on how the Black Friday 2016 season turned out. And some stores really surprised — but not always in a good way.

4 Things That Are BETTER to Buy on Cyber Monday

Not everything bags the best discount on Black Friday. It can be hard to know if you should hold out until Cyber Monday for a better bargain. That's why we've picked out four types of items that might be better purchased on November 28.

7 Ways Cyber Monday Is Different From Black Friday

It's easy for Cyber Monday to be overshadowed by Black Friday, but it shouldn't be. This online holiday often provides better savings, and more online sales. So what is Cyber Monday all about?

Everything You Need to Know to Prepare for Cyber Monday 2016

While Black Friday always steals the show this week, Cyber Monday is still a force to be reckoned with when it comes to sales. In fact, there are many things that will actually be better on Cyber Monday. So as you sit in a post-turkey coma, why not brush up on everything you need to know about shopping Cyber Monday sales?

Cyber Monday Store Guides

Cyber Monday Shopping Tips and Information

Thanksgiving vs. Black Friday vs. Cyber Monday: What to Buy Each Day

Black Friday is tomorrow, but our research shows that, for the past few years, the deals are actually better on Thanksgiving — and that's today! But of course, some types of deals are better on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Find out when you should shop this year!

Check Out Our 'Top 5' List for Every Black Friday Category!

Today and tomorrow, the Black Friday deals will be fast and furious. Our diligent writers and editors are posting only the best offers, so you know that everything on the site is at the lowest price around.

But if you need another layer of guidance to navigate the hundreds of offers, the DealNews Blog team is curating the top discounts for each product category. Check out our "Top 5" lists for the hottest Black Friday doorbusters:

The Top 5 Stores for Black Friday Deals Online in 2016

Not sure where to shop today and tomorrow? Here are the stores that historically have offered the best deals.

These Are the Top Black Friday Freebies to Look for Today!

If you can't afford to spend big bucks on Black Friday, never fear! Starting tomorrow, savvy in-store shoppers can snag freebies at a variety of store. Here are our top freebies for early birds.

Apple Will Have a Black Friday Sale, but Is It Worth Shopping?

Apple recently announced its Black Friday sales event, but few details are available. Here's everything we know — including our verdict on whether you should even bother shopping this sale.

Our Master List of EVERY 2016 Black Friday Ad Worth Buying This Week

Sorting through Black Friday ads can be overwhelming, so our editors have pared down the thousands of offers into a single list of only those deals that are truly great. From TVs to tablets, and everything in between, here are the things you need to be on the lookout for this week.

Thanksgiving & Black Friday 2016 Store Hours: Know When to Go!

Black Friday is right around the corner, and while we're staunch advocates for shopping online, there are some deals that will be in-store only. And if you're hunting for one such doorbuster, it's essential to know when stores will open.

Best Black Friday Laptop Ads: You Could Actually Buy a Laptop for $99

Whether you're looking to upgrade your own machine or buy someone a laptop as a gift, Black Friday is an opportune time to find deals. Usually we see better machines for less money than the year before.

Best Black Friday Toys Ads: Best Price on BB-8 Ever!

If you're shopping for toys during Black Friday this week, we've rounded up all the best ads so far. Here are all the lowest prices from the major players, as well as the one place you might find Hatchimals, one of the season's hottest buys.

Best Black Friday Apple Ads: Buy an iPhone 7 and Get $250 Free

The Apple Store won't offer deals this Black Friday, but that doesn't mean you can't save on iPads, iPhones, and more! Here, we've rounded up the best of the best Apple Black Friday ads.

Vote in Our Poll: What's the Best Black Friday Ad of 2016?

At this point, most of the important Black Friday ads are in, so we already know the big doorbusters of the season. And naturally, we're curious to know what our readers think!

9 Holiday Gifts You Can Buy During Black Friday

We've rounded up gift-worthy items from cashmere to video games that are typically discounted during Black Friday week. Even if you have no plans to buy for yourself, getting a jump on your shopping now might just save you more money in the long run.

Best Black Friday Xbox Gaming Ads: Save on Battlefield and Minecraft Console, Controllers, and Games

Chances are you have a gamer who has — or wants — an Xbox to shop for this holiday season, but you don't want to zap your bank account shopping for presents. To help, we've dug up the best Black Friday Xbox ads thus far. Read on to win Black Friday!

Best Black Friday PlayStation Ads: Get the Top PS4 Bundle Deal, Controllers, and Games

Chances are you have a gamer who has — or wants — a PlayStation to shop for this holiday season, but you don't want to break the bank on presents. To help, we've dug up the best Black Friday PlayStation ads thus far. Read on to win Black Friday!

10 Surprising Things You'll Find on Sale During Black Friday

Almost everything goes on sale for Black Friday, which means you can use it to stock up on almost anything, from the odd to the mundane. From paper goods to flash drives, here are 10 unexpected things on sale during Black Friday.

What Is Small Business Saturday? How to Snag Deals on Local Goods

Wedged between the mega-shopping holidays, Small Business Saturday is a chance to get discounts on unique goods and support your local business community. Here's why you'll want to shop local this holiday season.

Best Black Friday Home Goods Ads: Super-Affordable Keurigs With Gift Cards

We've scoured the Black Friday ads to bring you the best picks for home goods. Here, we've highlighted both major and small appliances, tools, and more.

Don't Be Fooled by the Worst Black Friday Ads So Far

This is the best time for discounts all year, but that doesn't mean every deal is worthwhile. In fact, some are real stinkers. Here are a few examples of Black Friday deals we've seen advertised this year that aren't the best prices we've seen recently, or aren't even a discount at all.

Best Black Friday TV Ads: This Amazon Doorbuster Is Insane (If You Can Get It)

If there's one thing that's synonymous with Black Friday, it's TV deals. No matter the size, resolution, or brand on your shopping list, you are sure to find a great deal. Here are the best Black Friday TV ads so far.

Best Black Friday Gaming Ads: Best Buy Will Have the Best PS4 Slim Bundle

Chances are you have a gamer to shop for this holiday season. But with just a little research, you can find plenty of deals, no matter what platform your giftee prefers. To wit, we've dug up the best Black Friday gaming ads thus far.

Best Black Friday Electronics Ads: Price Drop on the Brand-New Google Home!

Whether you're looking for new gadgets for yourself, or just the perfect gift for someone on your list, there's a Black Friday deal that's worthy of your attention. Here, we've highlighted our top picks in cameras, streaming devices, bluetooth speakers, and more.

GameStop Black Friday Ad Analysis: This PS4 Slim Bundle Comes With an Extra Game

If you think the best things under the tree this year also belong under the TV, you'll be excited to hear the GameStop Black Friday ad has been leaked. We've perused the deals to let you know what loot you need to grab and which deals may be a little... underleveled.

Amazon Black Friday Ad Analysis: Surprise Price Drop on Already-Cheap Echo Dot

We've already analyzed Amazon's Black Friday preview, but the megaretailer just released more deals without a lot of fanfare. Here, we've highlighted the best deals, as well as the worst picks you should absolutely ignore.

Hatchimals Are Sold Out Everywhere, But Walmart Will Have Them on Black Friday

Every year, as children the country over begin writing letters to Santa, there are always one or two toys that rise to the top of their wishlists. With supply unable to meet demand, such items soon become sparse. This year the most coveted of toys is called a Hatchimal — and because of its desirability, it might end up being the biggest Black Friday doorbuster of the year.

Best Black Friday Tablet Ads: Tons of Options Under $100

Whatever OS you prefer, there's a Black Friday deal to suit your tablet tastes. This year seems the best for Apple and Android tablets, but we've highlighted our top ads for Windows and Amazon as well.

Let Gifs Explain Why Shopping In-Store on Black Friday Is a #Nope

Black Friday 2016 looms large on the horizon, and everywhere you look, folks are putting on their shopping game faces. But here at DealNews we're hard at work... rounding up our favorite gifs.

14 Ways to Prepare for Black Friday Like a Pro

Whether you're shopping in-store, online, or both, we've rounded up 14 expert strategies to ensure it goes smoothly, and you get the best deals. Read on to see when to start your planning, what you should have on hand, and even a few sneaky ways to snag extra savings.

You Won't Believe People Actually Wanted These Black Friday Doorbusters

Ah, the days when we believed Palm E bundles and Robosapiens were legit doorbusters. Join us as we travel back in time to make fun of the Black Friday deals of yesteryear. They're delightful in their quaint awfulness!
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