Last call for discounted tickets to Online Retailer NZ on the 29th October.

If you’re an online retailer (or thinking of becoming one !), we highly recommend that you attend the inaugural Online Retailer NZ conference on Wed 29th October at Viaduct Events Centre in Auckland. The special discount price of $395 lasts only until COB on Thursday, so contact Shelley now at to book your seat. This conference covers almost everything you’ll need to grow your online business, and features a long list of excellent presentations by leading industry figures from around the world. Go for it !

PriceMe is a Red Herring Top 100 Asia Finalist

We’re very pleased to announce that PriceMe has been selected a finalist by the Red Herring’s editorial team, which has evaluated the growth potential and innovation for a large pool of private technology companies accross the Asia business region. Continue reading “PriceMe is a Red Herring Top 100 Asia Finalist”

Retailer Exposure on

We are glad to announce the addition of TestFreaks ( to PriceMe’s partner network. PriceMe retailers are displayed on TestFreak’s shopping pages. Consumers interested in reviews can browse TestFreak’s site and then quickly find reliable online shop for immediate purchase. In short, an excellent new customer acquisition channel for our retailer partners. The PriceMe partner network already includes popular sites such, alaTest and ReviewitNZ. Continue reading “Retailer Exposure on”

Is your business making sense of its online ad-spend?

Tracking ROI of ad spend

Online advertising is growing quickly, as advertisers and businesses compete for eyeballs in the rapidly-changing digital space. According to the latest Online Advertising Expenditure Report conducted by PWC for IAB (Interactive Advertising Bureau NZ), $183.45 million was spent on online advertising/paid search in New Zealand to the end of Q3, with that figure likely to end up around $255.0 million by the end of 2010. Continue reading “Is your business making sense of its online ad-spend?”

Are you Converting your Clicks to Sales?

PriceMe is driving  a large volume of traffic to its retailer partners’ online stores.

It’s great to receive qualified traffic to your online store – but are you converting these prospective customers to sales? If not, you may need to have a look at the following checklist to ensure your website is delivering the best ROI on stock units sold and AOV: Continue reading “Are you Converting your Clicks to Sales?”

PriceMe Traffic Surges

PriceMe is gaining in popularity among Kiwis. Traffic to the website keeps increasing as we keep adding products and retailers.

Key stats for the last 30 days:

  • Visits*: 271,890
  • Number of pages viewed*: 876,761
  • Busiest day of the week*: Tuesday
  • Busiest hour of the day*: 8PM-9PM

*Google Analytics (8th April – 7th May). Stats for the main website only (Deals, mobile and Australian sites excluded).

Hitwise top10 winner

PriceMe was a HitwiseTop 10 Award winner for the period July – December 2009.
PriceMe ranked number 5 based on market share of visits among all  in the Shopping and Classifieds – Rewards and Directories industry. The previous ranking was number six if I recall correctly, so it seems that PriceMe moved up one notch. Hitwise used to have a quarterly reward, but has chosen to award winners twice a year. Continue reading “Hitwise top10 winner”