10 Baby Groupons Make Their Own Plays

Deal site clones explode across the Web

Groupon’s success at buffing a digital sheen onto a classic boiler room sales operation has spawned an explosion of clones. With a business plan so simple, it’s no wonder a flood of wannabes have jumped on the group-buying bandwagon. There’s even a company called Groupon Clone selling user-friendly “build your own Groupon” software packages.