Updates, Top Deals, Comments, Forum Posts, Members of The Month + Other Stats [April 2019]

Here are your stats for April.


Site Updates of Interest (Not a full list)

  • Google AdSense ads on the search result reduces to 1
  • Choosing the search context on the top-right search box.
Members

Members of the Month

April 2019

Congratulations!

-Scotty

See more about members of the month

Moderation Stats:

  • Reports from users: 3913 (avg: 1 report every ~11 minutes) || March 2019: 4268 || April 2018: 3510
  • Deals Removed: 414 (3045 published) —- Forum Posts Removed: 111 (1131 published) — Competition Posts Removed: 13 (524 published)

Most Deals Posted by a User & Vote Avg (Top 10)

User Deals Avg Vote
dealbot 83 82.37
nocure 75 57.03
save50 46 17.24
Optimus Prime 44 20.91
Being Askhole 38 47.29
onhunt 32 35.28
Lysander 32 18.28
altomic 29 19.52
beatthatflight 23 28.17
grababargain 20 30.50

Most Deals Posted by a New User & Vote Avg (Top 10)

User Deals Avg Vote
Poliskawan 6 33.67
TravelzooAustralia 5 4.80
Zinus Australia 4 8.00
djoz 3 28.33
mrsaffron 3 6.33
TrainedPug 3 5.00
simallow81 3 4.33
Pkt13 3 1.67
CurseAndy 2 10.50
haircloudy 2 9.00

Most Front-Page Deals posted by Users & Vote Avg (Top 10)

User Deals Avg Vote
dealbot 59 109.81
nocure 51 76.25
Being Askhole 18 82.50
tightarse 17 264.94
doweyy 14 128.79
O O 9 148.89
onhunt 9 96.56
RogueWolf 8 84.88
xev 8 67.38
grababargain 8 61.12

Most Front-Page Deals posted by Store Reps & Vote Avg (Top 10)

User Deals Avg Vote Comments Comments (Not OP)
xev 8 67.38 118 4
gotyourback 3 563.67 202 74
tightarse 3 369.33 150 46
beatthatflight 3 101.67 23 0
Mostly Melbourne 3 35.67 37 4
Clear 2 135.00 301 184
IWantThatFlight 2 85.00 2 0
luketechfast 2 69.50 61 6
HamperWorld 2 57.00 28 0
Propaganda 1 248.00 2 0

Most Competitions posted by users (Top 10)

User Comps Avg Vote
gnv9 269 15.66
Katie2014 78 7.78
skyblue333 20 4.60
altomic 16 4.19
sss333 14 4.50
Wreckin Ball 8 11.38
headphonejack 7 23.14
scoreed 7 6.29
Gold Coast 5 6.20
Phalaxis 4 10.50

Most Edits by a Power User

User Edits Uniques
alvian 397 380
r0xz 228 226
Baysew 126 121
gnv9 101 99
doweyy 71 68
tonester 69 66
Steptoe 44 39
O O 37 33
DuckKnight 37 34
dasher86 17 16
Comments

Top 10 Commenters (# of comments, votes)

User Comments Avg Vote +5's +15's -5's -15's
jv 792 0.52 57 12 52 9
Spackbace 557 1.81 80 15 14 2
asa79 382 0.26 5 0 2 0
tshow 358 2.57 41 14 1 0
Diji1 342 1.13 37 5 10 0
Infidel 339 0.94 16 2 0 0
margejsimpson 314 0.44 3 0 0 0
Clear 295 1.21 26 3 3 0
pennypincher98 282 0.99 16 2 4 0
Jar Jar binks 279 0.84 11 1 0 0

Top 10 positively voted comments

Comment Votes User Posted
I would like to keep the 248 kahn 2019-04-23
The stationary section. 228 existence89 2019-04-08
You need to be an OzBargain 164 doweyy 2019-04-01
The story is, my 137 bobbified 2019-04-03
On what basis do you think 131 Ocker 2019-04-26
I think the OPs definition 127 Wolfy 2019-04-05
Park properly in shopping 124 mousie 2019-04-23
Entitled much? Help me 117 deveshwar0 2019-04-03
I think he has one of those 115 tshow 2019-04-18
Drivers responsible sorry. 107 elgrande 2019-04-23

Top 10 negatively voted comments

Comment Votes User Posted
Doctors are paid far too -116 dickmojo 2019-04-24
Happy April fools -111 jaykay 2019-04-01
Haha. Yes im most annoyed at -85 odb 2019-04-03
Aldi offers more real -82 IVI 2019-04-18
Who honestly cares though… -81 goodperson 2019-04-25
In this country the dollars -78 JimmyF 2019-04-06
$2.80 It's always $2.80 -72 jv 2019-04-09
Hi all, I am the buyer. -72 CassieRaye 2019-04-30
If it goes to court poor OP -69 profar 2019-04-28
"Smacking's fine. I got -68 thevofa 2019-04-24

Top 10 controversial comments

Comment +Votes -Votes User Posted
That's a ridiculous 26 25 Diji1 2019-04-25
Why do you feel the need to 21 22 Numpty21 2019-04-09
So you can use ozbargain, 20 18 Spackbace 2019-04-08
Can vouch for the black 15 15 jv 2019-04-11
Disgusting kind of 12 10 WesleyNZ 2019-04-03
Is there a reason they 12 11 jv 2019-04-12
A fine example and the 12 11 theearth 2019-04-23
Been on cable for a while… 11 11 hippyhippy 2019-04-01
You could say that, but 11 10 Burnertoasty 2019-04-05
Sign up for a zip pay 11 10 AustriaBargain 2019-04-06

Comments with a net vote between 2 and -2 where the comment has 6 or more positive votes.

Comment +Votes -Votes User Posted
Did you need to say in 42 37 JimmyF 2019-04-06
What did the seller say when 27 31 Spackbace 2019-04-09
That's a ridiculous 26 25 Diji1 2019-04-25
Why do you feel the need to 21 22 Numpty21 2019-04-09
So you can use ozbargain, 20 18 Spackbace 2019-04-08
Disgusting kind of 12 10 WesleyNZ 2019-04-03
Is there a reason they 12 11 jv 2019-04-12
A fine example and the 12 11 theearth 2019-04-23
Sign up for a zip pay 11 10 AustriaBargain 2019-04-06
You could say that, but 11 10 Burnertoasty 2019-04-05

Comments with a net vote of + or - 20% with pos vote count of 10 or more.


Deals

Top 10 fastest deals to the front page

Deal Votes User Posted Mins to Front
10% Cashback (Was 1%, No Cap) at eBay Australia via ShopBack 1192 gotyourback 2019-04-21 5.75
Amazon Australia 10% Double Cashback (Uncapped, Starts 9PM AEST, Ends Midnight AEST) @ Cashrewards 403 tightarse 2019-04-15 6.10
Amazon Australia 10% Double Cashback (Uncapped, Starts 9PM AEDT, Ends Midnight AEDT) @ Cashrewards 385 tightarse 2019-04-04 7.97
Boost Mobile 12 Month Plan 80GB $135 @ Coles 801 jassssone 2019-04-21 10.37
$5 off Everything* (No Min Spend) @ eBay via App 482 tightarse 2019-04-23 11.15
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 64GB Mobile Phone - Black $600 @ Target Online 144 jassssone 2019-04-01 12.47
Refunded Return Shipping Costs (8 Per Year, $45 Max Each, Activation Required) @ PayPal (Also Free Pre-Trip Cancellation Cover) 695 tightarse 2019-04-03 12.47
20% off Sitewide @ Myer eBay 199 nocure 2019-04-30 12.77
Logitech G29 (PS4, PC) / G920 Racing Wheel (XB1, PC) + Logitech Shifter $199 Bundle C&C (or + $10.99 Delivery) @ JB Hi-Fi 320 Gadar 2019-04-26 13.48
20% off Everything @ Bing Lee eBay 237 tightarse 2019-04-18 13.87

Top 10 fastest deals to 100 votes

Deal Votes User Posted Mins to +100
10% Cashback (Was 1%, No Cap) at eBay Australia via ShopBack 1192 gotyourback 2019-04-21 21.88
Amazon Australia 10% Double Cashback (Uncapped, Starts 9PM AEST, Ends Midnight AEST) @ Cashrewards 403 tightarse 2019-04-15 27.75
Free Google Home Mini with Spotify Family Premium $17.99/Month 2292 Kerjifire 2019-04-23 33.17
$5 off Everything* (No Min Spend) @ eBay via App 482 tightarse 2019-04-23 35.28
Amazon Australia 10% Double Cashback (Uncapped, Starts 9PM AEDT, Ends Midnight AEDT) @ Cashrewards 385 tightarse 2019-04-04 35.53
Refunded Return Shipping Costs (8 Per Year, $45 Max Each, Activation Required) @ PayPal (Also Free Pre-Trip Cancellation Cover) 695 tightarse 2019-04-03 41.25
Logitech G29 (PS4, PC) / G920 Racing Wheel (XB1, PC) + Logitech Shifter $199 Bundle C&C (or + $10.99 Delivery) @ JB Hi-Fi 320 Gadar 2019-04-26 41.63
Boost Mobile 12 Month Plan 80GB $135 @ Coles 801 jassssone 2019-04-21 51.92
40% off Storewide (Some Exclusions) @ adidas 139 DisabledUser301189 2019-04-30 54.72
Any Coffee of Your Choice (and 5 Babycino's) for $4.25 (Prices May Vary Based on Location) @ McDonald's 379 MJ1 2019-04-07 58.35

Top 10 most popular deals by votes

Deal Votes Clicks User Posted
Free Google Home Mini with Spotify Family Premium $17.99/Month 2292 20427 Kerjifire 2019-04-23
10% Cashback (Was 1%, No Cap) at eBay Australia via ShopBack 1192 5476 gotyourback 2019-04-21
Boost Mobile 12 Month Plan 80GB $135 @ Coles 801 13755 jassssone 2019-04-21
[PC] Assassin's Creed: Unity - Free @ Ubisoft 709 8743 ShadowStealer7 2019-04-18
Refunded Return Shipping Costs (8 Per Year, $45 Max Each, Activation Required) @ PayPal (Also Free Pre-Trip Cancellation Cover) 695 8114 tightarse 2019-04-03
Free 90 Day eBay Plus Trial 615 7165 headphonejack 2019-04-08
[Registrations Closed] AmEx Statement Credits: IKEA Spend $150 or More, Get $30 Back (25000 Offers Available) 484 4640 Hallaj 2019-04-11
$5 off Everything* (No Min Spend) @ eBay via App 482 6397 tightarse 2019-04-23
Amazon Australia 10% Double Cashback (Uncapped, Starts 9PM AEST, Ends Midnight AEST) @ Cashrewards 403 2454 tightarse 2019-04-15
$10 Coupon When Saving Your In-Store Receipt to Your Online Account @ JB Hi-Fi 396 5623 allenhori 2019-04-03

Top 10 most popular deals by clicks

Deal Votes Clicks User Posted
Up to 50% off + Extra 30% off + Free Shipping (No Min Spend) @ adidas Outlet 258 34348 SaveMoniezzz 2019-04-15
Jetstar Return for Free: Melbourne/Sydney to Auckland $197, Honolulu $279, Phuket $319, Bangkok $289, Queenstown $253 + More 162 20524 Gearup 2019-04-30
Free Google Home Mini with Spotify Family Premium $17.99/Month 2292 20427 Kerjifire 2019-04-23
20% off Sitewide @ Myer eBay 199 19993 nocure 2019-04-30
ASICS GEL Nimbus 20 Running Shoes $80 (Was $239.99) Mens/Womens up to Size 12 @ rebel (C&C or + Postage) 107 17700 save50 2019-04-23
Further 40% off Sale Styles @ Tommy Hilfiger 196 17553 moodythrifty 2019-04-24
Up to 89% off Selected Items @ Crumpler 73 15354 StevenUniverse 2019-04-27
Boost Mobile 12 Month Plan 80GB $135 @ Coles 801 13755 jassssone 2019-04-21
70% off Sheets, Towels + Shipping @ Sheridan Outlet 207 13473 zubellas 2019-04-20
20% off Everything @ Bing Lee eBay 237 13424 tightarse 2019-04-18

Top 5 most popular deals by traffic (in pageviews)

  1. Free Google Home Mini with Spotify Family Premium $17.99/Month - 133,973
  2. Boost Mobile 12 Month Plan 80GB $135 @ Coles - 73,744
  3. $5 off Everything* (No Min Spend) @ eBay via App - 57,907
  4. Up to 50% off + Extra 30% off + Free Shipping (No Min Spend) @ adidas Outlet - 55,142
  5. 10% Cashback (Was 1%, No Cap) at eBay Australia via ShopBack - 42,400

Most Popular Deals by Category

Category Deal Votes Clicks User Posted
Automotive [QLD] Extra 95 Fuel 99.9c Per Litre @ 7-Eleven, Robina 140 931 Meliorist 2019-04-27
Books & Magazines FREE: 5th Edition Emergency First Aid eHandbook (Normally $11.99) 395 4737 tightarse 2019-04-13
Computing WD My Book Desktop External Hard Drive 10TB $228.45 + Delivery (Free with Prime) @ Amazon US via AU 309 5326 O O 2019-04-15
Dining & Takeaway Any Coffee of Your Choice (and 5 Babycino's) for $4.25 (Prices May Vary Based on Location) @ McDonald's 379 971 MJ1 2019-04-07
Education Free - 624 Programming & IT Courses @ Udemy 245 908 dealbot 2019-04-28
Electrical & Electronics $10 Coupon When Saving Your In-Store Receipt to Your Online Account @ JB Hi-Fi 396 5623 allenhori 2019-04-03
Entertainment Free Google Home Mini with Spotify Family Premium $17.99/Month 2292 20427 Kerjifire 2019-04-23
Fashion & Apparel Up to 50% off + Extra 30% off + Free Shipping (No Min Spend) @ adidas Outlet 258 34348 SaveMoniezzz 2019-04-15
Financial [Registrations Closed] AmEx Statement Credits: IKEA Spend $150 or More, Get $30 Back (25000 Offers Available) 484 4640 Hallaj 2019-04-11
Gaming [PC] Assassin's Creed: Unity - Free @ Ubisoft 709 8743 ShadowStealer7 2019-04-18
Groceries 8 Meals + 3 Meal Kits (14 Meals) for $61 Delivered ($4.35 a Meal) @ Youfoodz 340 6210 Nyclix 2019-04-19
Health & Beauty 50% off Any 2+ Select Dove Products (e.g. 2 Dove Roll On Deodorant $1.95) + Delivery (Free with Prime/$49 Spend) @ Amazon AU 287 7286 O O 2019-04-27
Home & Garden 50 Free 6x4" Digital Photo Prints (Free to Pickup or + Delivery) @ Harvey Norman 317 5468 dealbot 2019-04-05
Internet Free Speed Boost for Existing Telstra Cable Customers (In NBN HFC Areas) 197 5127 Archsyren 2019-04-01
Mobile Boost Mobile 12 Month Plan 80GB $135 @ Coles 801 13755 jassssone 2019-04-21
Other 10% Cashback (Was 1%, No Cap) at eBay Australia via ShopBack 1192 5476 gotyourback 2019-04-21
Pets Free 50g Pet Food Sample Delivered @ Ivory Coat 89 3131 chrisie 2019-04-25
Sports & Outdoors Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 35 - $80 @ Rebel Sport 212 12011 BlackBirds 2019-04-23
Toys & Kids LEGO Saturn V 21309 $119.00 Delivered @ Target 99 3935 jemba 2019-04-04
Travel [Free] 90 Days Visa-Free Entry to Brazil for Australian Passport Holders 252 908 sacs2k1 2019-04-14

Competitions

Most Popular Competitions (by votes)

Comp Votes Clicks Entered User Posted
Win a Trip for 2 to London + Spending Money + 2 OPPO Smartphones or 1 of 5 Runner-up Prizes from OPPO 78 3392 222 Katie2014 2019-04-26
Win a Hisense 453L Black Steel Bottom Mount Fridge Worth $1,699 from Hisense 74 3042 289 gnv9 2019-04-01
Win 1 of 5 Dyson V11 Absolute Cordless Vacuums Worth $1,199 from Babyology 74 4228 308 gnv9 2019-04-29
Win 1 of 30 Pokémon Detective Pikachu Prize Packs Worth $143.47 from Roadshow 54 2170 186 gnv9 2019-04-18
Win a Trip to Vivid Sydney for 2 Worth $2,500 from Expedia 54 1973 208 gnv9 2019-04-19
Win a Ski Trip for 4 to Queenstown from Lake Wanaka Tourism 52 3516 226 headphonejack 2019-04-21
Win an Mwave F30i Gaming PC Worth $1,999 from Mwave 48 2961 246 gnv9 2019-04-05
Win a $1,000 Gift Card from Adairs 47 2434 195 gnv9 2019-04-03
Win an Apex Legends Gaming PC Worth $1,999 from Computer Alliance 46 2713 196 gnv9 2019-04-12
Win an MSI GeForce RTX 2070 Gaming Z 8GB Graphics Card Worth $899 from PC Case Gear 46 2311 167 gnv9 2019-04-15

Most Popular Competitions (by clicks)

Comp Votes Clicks Entered User Posted
Win 1 of 5 Dyson V11 Absolute Cordless Vacuums Worth $1,199 from Babyology 74 4306 320 gnv9 2019-04-29
Win a Ski Trip for 4 to Queenstown from Lake Wanaka Tourism 52 3554 234 headphonejack 2019-04-21
Win a Trip for 2 to London + Spending Money + 2 OPPO Smartphones or 1 of 5 Runner-up Prizes from OPPO 79 3452 229 Katie2014 2019-04-26
Win a Hisense 453L Black Steel Bottom Mount Fridge Worth $1,699 from Hisense 74 3044 289 gnv9 2019-04-01
Win an Mwave F30i Gaming PC Worth $1,999 from Mwave 49 2962 246 gnv9 2019-04-05
Win an Apex Legends Gaming PC Worth $1,999 from Computer Alliance 46 2715 196 gnv9 2019-04-12
Win a Perisher Family Snow Trip Worth Over $8,000 or 1 of 23 Perisher Weekends/Ski Passes/Gift Cards from ALDI 41 2672 200 gnv9 2019-04-23
Win A Luxury Melbourne Getaway from Visit Victoria 32 2567 164 tomski182 2019-04-22
Win a $1,000 Gift Card from Adairs 47 2434 194 gnv9 2019-04-03
Win an MSI GeForce RTX 2070 Gaming Z 8GB Graphics Card Worth $899 from PC Case Gear 46 2314 167 gnv9 2019-04-15

Most Won Competitions

Comp Wins
Win 1 of 663 Double Passes to a Preview Screening of The Curse of The Weeping Woman Worth $50 from Roadshow [NSW/QLD/VIC/WA] 8
Win a Trip for 2 or Instantly Win 1 of 7,140 Spotify Codes [Buy 2x Specially Marked “Tic Tac Spotify Music Edition” Products] 7
Win a Share of $250,000 from Sanitarium [Purchase Up&Go] 5
Win a Double Pass To Charlize Theron & Seth Rogan’s New Movie 'Long Shot' From Pedestrian 2
Win 1 of 832 Family Tickets to a VIP Preview of Peppa Pig: Festival of Fun in NSW, SA, VIC, TAS, QLD or WA from Vicinity Centres 2

Other stats

Top 5 most popular forum thread by traffic (in pageviews)

  1. 7/11 Fuel App Watch - Nationwide - 59,304
  2. [April Fools] Be Part of an Exclusive Club - Introducing OzBargain PREMIUM - 29,359
  3. Survival Tip for a Month without Money and No Food - 24,508
  4. 10 Day Old Samsung 65" Nu8000 TV Developed Major Issue. Goodguys Won't Refund or Replace, Say Samsung must inspect/repair it - 21,984
  5. eBay Buyer Try to Return Second Hand Item 6 Months after Purchase - 17,721

Top 5 most popular wiki pages by traffic (in pageviews)

  1. List of Birthday Deals/Frebies - 20,153
  2. Discounted eGift Cards - 3,940
  3. List of Cheap Chinese Online Buying sites - 2,954
  4. Price Comparison Sites - 2,844
  5. Cards with No Overseas Transaction Fees - 2,570

Top 5 most popular stores (in pageviews of their store page)

  1. eBay - 166,573
  2. Dominos - 97,232
  3. Uber Eats - 34,726
  4. Youfoodz - 20,096
  5. Hungry Jacks - 13,689

Top 10 most popular stores (amount of published deals posted)

Store Count Avg Vote
Amazon AU 165 39.47
JB Hi-Fi 90 34.76
Woolworths 71 31.42
Harvey Norman 70 26.89
Coles 53 48.34
Bing Lee 50 42.98
BIG W 48 25.00
Amazon Global Store 44 45.07
Bunnings Warehouse 44 23.16
The Good Guys 43 19.81

Top 10 most subscribed to stores

Store # of subscribers
American Express Cashback Offers 752
I Want That Flight 594
eBay 512
Specsavers 351
American Express 339
Amazon AU 332
Youfoodz 328
Uniqlo 262
JB Hi-Fi 220
CT Shirts 216

Top 10 Search Alerts

Query Count
nintendo switch 781
lego 377
dyson 330
sonos 248
xiaomi 240
rm williams 228
ps4 220
airpods 217
japan 208
sony wh-1000xm3 199

Top 5 sites referring traffic to OzBargain (sessions)

  1. googleapis.com (Google/Google Now/Discover/Android recommended stories) - 704,539
  2. Facebook - 115,006
  3. Whirlpool Forums - 110,247
  4. Oursteps - 50,195
  5. Twitter - 35,323

Top Browsers (by Sessions)

  1. Chrome 62.32%
  2. Safari 25.41%
  3. Firefox 3.91%
  4. Samsung Internet 3.81%
  5. Edge 1.17%

Everything else

Real time stats from our wiki

2019: Jan - Feb - Mar
2018: Jan - Feb - Mar - Apr - May - June - July - Aug - Sept - Oct - Nov - Dec
2017: Zeitgeist - Jan - Feb - Mar - Apr - May - June - July - Aug & Sept - Oct - Nov - Dec
2016: Zeitgeist Jan - Feb - Mar - Apr - May - June - July - August - September - October November - Dec
2015: Zeitgeist Dec - Nov - Oct - Sept - Aug - Jul - Jun -May - Apr - Mar - Jan
2014: Zeitgeist - Nov - Oct - Sept

Comments

  •  

    I wish there was a stat winner for most negs directed by one person all to the same person.

    • +3 votes

      id win that

      • +1 vote

        Dunno, some good competition here

      • +1 vote

        Dunno man, jv is quite popular with everyone…

  • +1 vote

    Yay for controversialness

  • +5 votes

    It only took me nine-odd years to get the most up-voted comment. That's hard yakka. It wasn't even that funny to be honest.

    • +1 vote

      So it took 9 years for everyone's comments to suck enough to enable you to get on the scoreboard? 🤣

      • +2 votes

        Some of the forum topics are just begging to get trolled. Admittedly, it has become easier to get up-voted without competition from scab, pjc, the nerds, and pre-lobotomised tuzii.

  • +1 vote

    Top controversial comments, highest is 26+ and 25-, lowest is 11+ 10-.

    Looks like I'll be making next months controversial comments, my comment here is 16+ and 20-!
    Didn't know so many people on Ozbargain liked O'l Trump, Trump.

    • +2 votes

      Your comment is in the shadow of waterbottled's.

      • +1 vote

        Wow, didn't realise that!
        I'm sure I'll make it into the top 5!