Frequently Asked Questions
Perspective of a Shopper:
What do I get with my Free Shopper Membership?
- Shopper Rank and Points for Badges, Offers, and Great Prizes
- Access to our community of shoppers and savers
- Custom Deal Alerts to your mobile or email
- Mobile Coupons localized to your area
- Access to sharing services
- Points that equal REAL prizes
- Access to exclusive member only deals
- First Access to new deals and coupons from all over the Internet
Can I use my Facebook Credentials?
Yes, there is no need for a new user name and password, just use your Facebook Credentials and keep it all in one place. Once you are logged in, our system will make a profile for you in our system and automatically integrate your Facebook sharing tools in our website.
What will you do with my personal Information?
Your information will never be shared with third parties without your express permission.
We only want your information so we can send you deals, coupons, and updates that are relevant to you, if you request them. For example, giving us your postal code lets ClipDeals.com find offers close to your area.
Do I need to be a member to use this site?
No, you can clip, print and redeem coupons without being a member. Signing up for our site unlocks a whole range of extra features that are accessible only by members, including the chance to win incredible prizes! Signing up is quick and easy, or just link your Facebook to skip the signup process altogether. To learn more about your membership opportunities click here.
Can I share coupons and deals with my friends?
Yes! Our coupons were meant to be shared online. Help your friends save money while earning rewards and fantastic prizes for sharing coupons on popular social sites like Facebook,Twitter, and others.
What do I get for sharing coupons?
Our member loyalty program offers exciting rewards for sharing coupons. You are eligible for this program whether you sign up for our website, or log in using your Facebook account. Win prizes from monthly draws like gift cards from various stores, iPads, or even a paid vacation!
How do I "clip" a coupon?
To clip a coupon, simply click on it. You will see the text change from "Clip" to "Clipped" on the top of the coupon. You can select multiple coupons by clicking on them once. To de-select a coupon, click on it again. Once you have chosen the coupons you want to redeem, click on the floating "Redeem" button on the right, or the "Redeem!" button on the top of the page. You can then follow the prompts to either print your coupons, or send them to your mobile phone.
How do I use a coupon I have clipped?
To use a clipped coupon, print it using your home printer, or send it to your mobile phone. A printed coupon can be redeemed at stores like any other regular coupon. For help in redeeming a mobile coupon, refer to the next question.
How do I redeem a mobile coupon?
If you are sending a coupon to your mobile phone for the first time, you will get a text message asking you to confirm that you are the owner of the phone. Once you have confirmed that you are the owner, you will be able to freely send coupons from our website to your phone. Keep the coupon on your phone until you buy your item, at which point you can show the cashier your coupon, then press the "redeem" button to validate it. Some coupons might not require a redeem function, and may have unlimited uses.
Is there a limit to the number of coupons I can clip and redeem?
There is no limit to how many coupons you can clip and redeem. Some coupons have a limited supply, so make sure to check the site often to take advantage of these savings!
Where do you get so many coupons?
We use a combination of our publications with existing clients, and indexed coupons from other major coupons websites and social networks. Interested advertisers can send us an email through the feedback form on the left. ClipDeals.com offers you more in one space than any other coupon site online. As the number of coupons, deals, and coupon codes grow, we will organize them all and send you the ones that interest you the most. As some websites change policies and practices, we will change our inventory and continue to search the internet to offer you the best possible selection of coupons around.
From a Perspective of Sharing Coupons:
What is the ClipDeals.com widget?
The ClipDeals widget is a customizable application for your blog which displays coupons from this site. Your readers will see the coupons appear every time they visit your web site or blog. It does not cost anything for yourself or your readers.
Why should I put the ClipDeals.com widget on my site?
By displaying our widget, you will be rewarded with Click Points for both impressions and clicks. Use the points to win fantastic prizes each month. There is no maintenance required for the widget, coupons will refresh automatically.
Can I choose the size and look of the widget?
Yes. The Widget Builder has several sizes available to choose from. If you cannot find a size to fit your blog, there is an option to request a custom size.
Can I choose what coupons the widget displays?
The ClipDeals.com widget builder lets you display coupons that are only relevant to your readers. Display coupons by readers location, or by the popularity, expiry date, and best value.
Can I choose to share just a single coupon instead of uploading the widget?
Yes, all coupons have an embed option for sharing single coupons. ClipPoints are rewarded for single-shares. Nothing to upload, simply copy & paste the embeddable text.
What are the benefits of using the ClipDeals.com widget instead of sharing single coupons?
ClipDeals Widget displays multiple coupons at once, giving your audience a great variety of deals they might be interested in. In this case, more IS better! You also receive substantially more ClipPoints for using our widget as opposed to sharing individual coupons, not to mention it is much easier and more convenient.
Will my widget work if I'm not a member?
No, the Widget Builder is for members only.
Perspective of a Business:
What do you do for businesses?
This innovative social coupon system offers a central location for online coupon creation and coupon distribution over the Internet.
Our team of social media experts will help your business distribute your coupons on the internet, serving as a catalyst to spread your deals across the world-wide-web.
Because our social media sharing model is based on emergent behaviour, businesses can help themselves get greater exposure by getting involved through regular interaction with their consumer base.
How do I upload my coupons?
Our flexible, intuitive coupon builder lets you create and upload coupons for almost any type of deal your business wants to offer. No training or technical knowledge is needed – anyone can build a coupon quickly using our system.
Why share my coupons? Why do I want to use your services?
By using our social coupon services you and your business will be able to take full advantage of social media, social networks and the Internet. We, and thousands spread your promotion on your behalf.
What do you track in your statistics packages?
- Site Visits
- Mobile Coupons
- Social Shares
- Embeds in other websites
- Views on other Websites
- Effectiveness of certain websites
- All of our coupons are trackable. We measure statistics on your coupons shared through blogs on social networks, not just the coupons redeemed from our website.
Where do you distribute coupons?
Coupons are distributed multiple social networks (Facebook, Twitter), online contests, blogs as well as relevant discussion forums. Our point collection system creates incentives and promotes sharing of your coupon to all these web spaces, expanding your coupon reach to more than just one website.
What Security Settings Can I set on my coupon?
We offer many security types to suit all types of coupons and businesses. You can choose a completely open coupon, a coupon that is redeemable only online, a coupon with a limited number of prints, and a coupon with a barcode. If you are unsure as to which security setting to use, contact us and we will be happy to give you suggestions.
Does it cost more to cover more regions?
No, your membership covers internet redemptions, local redemptions, national and international redemptions. Your coupon will be localized to mobile phones and computers in the regions you want.
What do I get with my Paid Business Membership?
- A central place to create, distribute and track your online coupons
- Exclusive simple to use coupon builder with multiple security and regional settings
- Centralized usage statistics that track your coupon all over the internet
- Social Sharing Tools and Training to help you get your coupon out there
- Access to all Shopper Member services, alerts, contests and other incentives
- Access to exclusive deals right in your inbox