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Cyber Monday Funeral Deals

November 25, 2012
Ryan Thogmartin

Ryan Thogmartin is the Owner and CEO of DISRUPT Media. DISRUPT Media is a full-service creative agency built for the now. We partner with death care companies to drive deep-rooted brand loyalty and measurable leads through social media. More Fans. More Conversations. More Leads. Ryan is also the founder of is the leading online daily publication for funeral professionals with a reader base of over 45,000 of the most elite and forward-thinking professionals in the profession. With Ryan has created a global community through an online platform allowing funeral professionals to Stay Current. Stay Informed and Stay Elite.

Cyber Monday Funeral Deals


Is your funeral home offering any “Cyber Monday” funeral deals? Ok, before some of you get upset, this is a joke…kinda.

Black Friday passed without any specials at US funeral homes, except for in Pennsylvania where Caleb Wilde had a huge turn out at his family’s funeral home, complete with fights and all!

Yes, Caleb’s post was a joke but Cyber Monday really does hold a real opportunity for funeral homes to take part in the online shopping spree.

How about getting rid of those old urns that are just taking up space in the arrangement office, or that casket you bought just to see if it would sell? Isn’t there an opportunity to sell those online with a huge discount or even at cost? I bet it would generate a lot of press. Sure some would be negative but that would happen regardless of what you were making the news for. One thing is for sure, it would start the conversation around death and your funeral home would be top of mind.

Do you think Basic Funerals will be offering any Cyber Monday specials?