Journey from Buying to Shopping:
The word, the act, that women like the most. Yes indeed! The word shopping definitely gives a chill running down the spine to both men and women. Well if you are a female, you would love it and if you are a male, you will fear it! Jokes apart but shopping is becoming a tradition in almost every culture. No matter what may be the occasion, shopping is definitely a part of it. Be it any culture, any place, shopping spree is always on. We often wait for the grand discounts to be offered for enjoying the festival of shopping. In the same way, shopping has become a part of our lives. Traditionally, we used to go out to buy things but that has now changed to something called shopping. Shopping is much more than just buying things. We plan it, make a list, budget it, look for more discounts, schedule it and ensure that we enjoy it the most. It has become a kind of social activity. You plan the day with your friends, have some food and also buy your stuff. Yes this is shopping.
New trends in Shopping:
Time is money. Yes today most of us keep really tight schedules and hardly find time for any social activities. We just get a day or two off in a week and have a huge pile of pending work that needs to be completed. In these busy schedules, shopping is often left behind. Men are generally bound to be lazy during the weekends. They like to sleep or get wasted in a club etc. In this busy weekend schedule, shopping is often left behind. So, the trends of shopping evolved. Yes evolution is a part of our lives. There came time when we need not go to markets for buying things. All you need to do is, just pick a phone and order what you need. Now it was time for men to evolve. Yes men became lazier than ever before. There were a couple of disadvantages also attached to shopping via phone. Now it was the time for Online Shopping.
Evolution of shopping gave way to Online Shopping. For this kind of shopping, you don’t need to go out or call any one or find time. All you need is a list of things that needs to be purchased and a system with internet connection. Yes! That is right; it’s as simple as that. You have a wind range of things that are offered on internet. You can purchase anything of your desire from internet. There are many websites that offer you huge discounts and fabulous offers. From ordering food to ordering an apartment, it’s all possible over internet.
Advantages of Online Shopping:
Time is a very important factor in once life. You can save a lot of time by online shopping. Today most of us have an easy access to computer and internet. All you need to do is, spend a few more minutes over the internet and complete your shopping. You can log on to a range of websites and get the best deals and discounts. You can compare price of same commodity over couple of websites and go for the best deal. The product that you have purchase will generally be delivered to your doorsteps at no extra cost.
Disadvantages of Online Shopping:
You might not be able to check for the quality of product example: thickness of pants or material / fabric of shirts etc. There are also possibilities of fraud. There are many fishing websites over internet that can capture you’re banking information and misuse them. You can also end up in getting damaged articles and might have to wait for the replacement etc.
But, overall online shopping is a totally new experience all together.