ZipfWorks Blog

What is Dealspotr?

Dealspotr is the larges and most accurate source of real-time promo codes on the internet. Learn how to get the most out of Dealspotr, whether you're a shopper, e-commerce brand, or influencer.

Promo Code Reliability Study: Which is the Best Coupon Site?

Which is the best coupon site? We tested 20,000 promo codes to see which site has the most working codes.

How Micro-Influencers are Becoming Essential to Marketers

Micro-influencers, with audiences of between 1,000 and 100,000 followers, show higher engagement rates and superior ROI than larger influencers.

Examples of Conversational Commerce, Chatbots & Contextual Commerce

Artificial intelligence, voice search, and voice assistants are quickly becoming a core part of the e-commerce experience. We share our thoughts on how AI and conversational commerce will impact online shopping in the next decade.

Gamification Design in E-Commerce

Gamification design is a powerful tool for appealing to user motivations to drive greater community engagement and activity.

Dealspotr: Accurate Coupon Codes Through Crowdsourcing & Community

How we use crowdsourcing at scale on Dealspotr to accurately update millions of promo codes, saving shoppers valuable time and more money at checkout.

How the Smartest Brands are Employing Digital Offers to Drive Growth

Are you on the fence about using digital offers and coupons as a part of your marketing strategy? Have you been burned by running an expensive Groupon campaign that netted you few real customers? Worried about the negative brand impact of offering too many discounts?

Coupon Code Accuracy Study: Retailmenot,, Groupon, Dealspotr

Shoppers have a love-hate relationship with coupon codes. On the one hand, coupon codes can unlock free money for things you want to buy. On the other, finding one that works can be an exercise in frustration - many websites providing coupon codes display invalid, expired or otherwise non-functioning codes.

Introducing Dealspotr

Dealspotr launched in 2015 with the goal of creating the world's first crowdsourced coupon site. Learn about our mission and goals with this platform.

ZipfWorks: Powering the Next Generation of Connected Commerce Applications

At ZipfWorks, we see a large market opportunity in developing new ways for people to shop online. We see a shift in ecommerce in which we're moving away from a world dominated by Amazon and eBay to one which is driven by mobile apps, social networks and in which buyers,