What is a price drop?
When a retailer cuts their price for a particular product - that's a price drop. Imagine that yesterday you could buy a 6" inflatable giraffe with real plastic antlers from Spamazon.com for £109.99. Today, you can buy the same giraffe for just £89.99. The price has come down by £20. That's a price drop!
What is a donkey?
A donkey is a cross between a donut and a turkey.
Whose crazy idea was this anyway?
PriceDropDonkey is the brainchild of some crazy people at The Adhere Creative. We're experts on watching prices move, which is, contrary to popular belief, substantially more exciting than watching paint dry.
Yeah, but why PriceDropDonkey?
It was originally going to be called PriceDrop. But we thought that sounded rather stupid. Then we hired a guy called Michael, and he walked into the office one morning and said "PriceDropDonkey". Immediately we knew we had a hit.
Damnit Donkey! I can't find the thing I want to buy!
We feel your pain.
We're working round the clock to get more and more and more products into PriceDropDonkey, so if you can't find what you're looking for today, check back again soon.
But - we only list items that have genuinely come down in price by 5% or more. If you can't find what you're looking for here, chances are it just hasn't had a price drop for a while. Which probably means it's due one soon. So sign up for our DonkeyDrop alerts, and as soon as the price drops, you will be the first to know.
How can I tell my friends about PriceDropDonkey?
If you're the Facebooky sort, you can like us right here, right now, from the comfort of your own home / workplace / private jet / traffic jam (delete as appropriate).
If you're more of a Twitterer, Tweet
I found a price on a website that's different from what I'm seeing on PriceDropDonkey. What's going on, Donkey?
The PriceDropDonkey says: I hate it when that happens! Sorry. I work my cotton socks off try to keep my price data 101% accurate, but occasionally a retailer changes a price before I've had a chance to update. If it's really bugging you, drop me a line and let me know what went wrong. I'll look into it for you and get back to you personally.
Can I come and work for you?
If you're smart, creative, and ready to rise above the rest, then yes! We're hiring people like you. Get in touch on the DonkeyPhone.
Is Pluto a proper planet?
You know what? Who cares? Either way, it looks pretty darn cool.
Is this the way to Amarillo?
It used to be. But they're doing resurfacing work, so you'll have to take a detour.
What kind of question is that?
But seriously, why Amarillo?
Don't ask us. Ask Tony Christie.
Haven't we met before?
Sure. Tashkent, 1987. June.