When Is National Shopping Day?

The internet history of Shopping Day

  National Shopping Day is on the 3rd of May

  102 tweets

  First detected on the 12th of March 2015

Is It Shopping Day Today?

It's Shopping day on the 3rd of May.

The most recent detection of references to Shopping Day was 11 months, 3 weeks ago.

There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 3rd of May. In total we detected 69 total unique days being shared such as Prayer Day which had 7,906 people talking about it, or Brothers And Sisters Day having 2,308 tweets.

How Is The Date For Shopping Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Shopping Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on May 3, 2018 across social media making references to 'Shopping Day'. Our algorithms examine all of the references to National Days across social media and updates whatnationaldayisit.com hourly, with our homepage displaying the current national day, including others such as: Paranormal, College Signing or Hoagie Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Shopping Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!

I'd Like To Promote National Shopping Day

We've put together the following resources full of nifty tips on how to increase the reach of Shopping Day. The resources include: graphs, badges, and resources on what steps to take to boost Shopping Day's visibility.

Can I Register Shopping Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Shopping day". We only aim to programatically reflect what 'National Day' it is based of what The Internet Says It Is. We believe this is much more fun as it reflects the nature of how the most amusing / interesting national days are often created organically and grow based off popular social trends and sharing, as such we don't add new days to our database unless they are organically observed on social media.

Is it National Shopping Day Everywhere?

Yes? No.. Sort of | Maybe ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

What's really intersting is how whilst some National Days like National Daughters Day are seemingly celebrated internationally irrespective of geography, some very popular days (That often become the No. 1 National Day on our homepage) are in fact locally very specific and are offical holidays celebrated on a Country's national calendar. Take National Rambutan Day for instance, Rambutan is a popular Souteast Asian fruit and not seen so much in the UK, Europe or the USA. Some regionally specific trends subsequently become immensely popular internationally and worldwide, partly fuelled by widely shared 'National Days', National Pabebe Wave Day being one such example.

We're now tracking the sentiment around every mention of Shopping day to show how people feel about Shopping. See if people like Shopping here.
We're detecting how Shopping affects other things more widely than just being a celebrated day. See how Shopping affects company share prices.

Hang On, It Was National Shopping Day Already This Year..!?

Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Shopping Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Shopping Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Shopping day, then the date shown for National Shopping Day, could come up twice :D

We have also detected mentions of Shopping day on;

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National Shopping Day

It's Shopping Day
On May 3rd

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National Shopping Day, on the 3rd of May

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