Groupon is described as 'Each day Groupon offers a deal through local vendors in your city. You only get the deal if enough people sign up for it that day' and is an app in the Home & Family category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Groupon for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, Windows, Android and Mac. The best alternative is Honey, which is free. Other great apps like Groupon are Slickdeals (Free), Dealspotr (Free), BuyVia (Free) and Couponifier.com (Free).