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Suffering From Deal Overload? Get Deals by Citysearch, the New Mobile App That Instantly Delivers Curated Deals Built Around Your Location and Lifestyle

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 01:00

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Citysearch, a property of CityGrid Media, LLC ("CityGrid Media") and an operating business of IAC (Nasdaq: IACI), today launched Deals by Citysearch, its new location-enabled local deals app that aggregates the best deals from CityGrid Media advertisers and third-party content providers including Groupon, The Dealmap® and others. Deals by Citysearch is available today for download on iPhone and Android

"Citysearch knows consumers are experiencing deals overload and want a deals experience built around their needs," said JP Bedoya, Senior Director, Citysearch. "Deals by Citysearch curates the best local deals and allow users to search based on their individual lifestyle and location whether they're on the go or at home."

With Deals by Citysearch, users can:

  • Find deals nearby using our location-enabled map-driven application
    • Switch between Map view or List view to see all deals at once
    • Drag the map to a new location, or type in a city to search for deals anywhere in the USA
  • Get the Groupon daily deal with one touch from the navigation bar
  • Access hundreds of thousands of deals including more than 400,000 local and daily deals aggregated by The Dealmap®
  • Browse deals by category such as restaurants, bars, shopping, and more
  • Save deals for later and sort by expiration or distance from your location
  • Share a deal from any offer detail screen
  • Use Airprint (iOS 4.2) to wirelessly print offers and coupons
  • Personalize the app to store your preferred filters and automatically delete expired deals from your saved list


Citysearch also worked with Skyhook, a leader in location positioning, context and intelligence, to integrate its Location Engine into the Deals by Citysearch for Android.

In addition to Deals by Citysearch on mobile, Citysearch rolled out a new deals section on its website. To view offers online, check out http://www.citysearch.com/deals.

Download Deals by Citysearch for a chance to win a deal a day for a month

Along with the launch of Deals by Citysearch, the company also announced a sweepstakes enabling one user of the app to win a month's worth of deal vouchers by simply entering your email address. Citysearch will select the best deals across all deal providers and randomly choose the winner from the pool of users who have downloaded the Deals by Citysearch app on iPhone or Android and entered their email for submission between today and February 24th.  The winner will be announced on February 25th. For more information, visit http://blogs.citysearch.com/national/win-deal-day.

To download the Deals by Citysearch app on iPhone, visit http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/deals-by-citysearch/id415813243?mt=8&ls=1 . For Android, visit http://market.android.com/details?id=com.citysearch.deals.

About Citysearch

Citysearch is the leading online local guide that enables consumers to stay connected with access to neighborhood restaurants, bars, shopping, beauty and professional services across every zipcode in the US. When you are on the road, Citysearch offers mobile applications for iPhone, iPad, BlackBerry, Android and Palm. Citysearch is a property of CityGrid Media, the online media company that connects web and mobile publishers with local advertising organizations by linking them through CityGrid®, its local content and advertising network. CityGrid Media is an operating business of IAC (NASDAQ: IACI). For more information, visit www.citysearch.com

Media Contact:


Brandi Willard for Citysearch – a CityGrid Media property


310.775.3738


Brandi.willard@citygridmedia.com




SOURCE Citysearch

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