Amazon.com posts the Amazon’s gold box deal of the day on its website daily and the Today’s Deals link on the home page displays the gold box deals for that specific day. Amazon.com also uses social media to alert followers and shoppers to the gold box deal of the day.
Amazon’s gold box features a different “spotlight” deal each day, as well as “lightning” deals throughout the day. Find all of the gold box deals from the Amazon.com home page, by clicking the tab for Today’s Deals. On the Today’s Deals page, click the “Never miss another deal” link to open a drop-down menu that allows you to like Amazon.com on Facebook, or follow them on Twitter, to receive notifications of the gold box deal of the day. Other options to stay informed of the gold box deals are joining the email list, or installing the Amazon Mobile App or the Amazon 1Button App on a mobile device.
Additionally, Shopping Assistant, a browser add-on for either Chrome or Firefox, provides a sneak peak, or preview, of each upcoming Amazon lightning deal, according to PC World. Shopping Assistant shows a plus sign next to entries marked Upcoming Deal. Click the plus sign, then mouse over a gold treasure chest to view a preview image and a link to the product page on Amazon.com. Click the link to view the product details, but note that the sale price does not display until after the lightning deal goes live.