March 26, 2020

Publisher Partner Sites to Visit While Social Distancing

Tracie Gross

We are all doing our part to flatten the curve and stay home to prevent further spread of Coronavirus as much as possible. But with that distancing comes the potential for boredom (the evenings can feel so long!). Looking for ways to occupy yourself and your family on weekends and evenings while in quarantine? I’d like to share some publisher partner sites that you may find helpful whether you’re looking to stay healthy, want to keep your kids occupied, or just need a quick laugh.

Kid/Parent/Guardian Friendly Sites

Hip2Save  – DIY Projects to keep you and your kids busy, along with all the great hourly deals on things you need at home 

BloggyMoms – You can find and share trusted recommendations on everything from toys, services, travel, parenting resources, and support

PBS.org Kids – Get educational daily activities and tips for kids home from school

National Geographic Kids –  Learn about geography and fascinating animals all from your living room

Tun.com – Student resources, online education classes, and student discount offers

Health and Wellness

With gyms closed and trips to the doctor canceled, there are plenty of ways to stay healthy.

Caring Village – Free help on all topics for families and caregivers of aging loved ones. 

Senior Savings – Articles for seniors including information on how to get groceries while stuck at home 

Yoga Lifestyles – Yoga poses, daily videos, meditation and community

Trail Running Mag – Nothing like getting some fresh air to unwind and relax! This site offers plans and tips to take advantage of the great outdoors

PopSugar Fitness – Check out their comprehensive list of free virtual fitness classes

One Good Thing by Jillee – Great tips and “how to’s” for Spring Cleaning and organizing 

FoodBabe – Healthy recipes to make at home 

Essentials and Savings

With the store shelves emptied and Amazon struggling to keep up, stay on top of savings and availability to make sure you’re the first to know when the toilet paper comes back.

Now In Stock – Get an alert when coveted items (hand sanitizer, anyone?) are back in stock

WellKeptWallet – Personal finance tips and articles 

The Motley Fool – Live guide on market crash coverage 

Fundera – Compare your best small business loan and credit card options

Affirm – Welcome to a new way to pay over time. Affirm lets you shop stress free at thousands of stores, with no late fees and no surprises.

Online Shopping with Rewards

Can’t go out? Shop online and save money while doing so. Check out these reward and cash back sites to save big on purchases.

Rakuten Rewards – Shop by downloading the Rakuten browser extension or shop through their site/app and earn cash back *just added, select retailers are 100% cash back

CouponCabin – Passing 100% of our commission on to our members as cash back in response to Covid-19 and supporting their merchants 

Active Junky – Earn cash back from your favorite outdoor gear retailers and more 

Swagbucks– Earn points by filling out surveys, watching videos, and more

FlipGive – Fund your children’s sports teams by shopping through their list of retailers

Giving Assistant – Save money and support the charity of your choice

When Movie theaters, professional sports and nightlife are canceled…

…here are some great sites to check out and keep you entertained

Ranker –  See what millions of users are ranking from topics like entertainment, culture, products and more. Also, start your own list to rank 

Rob Has a Podcast – Listen to recaps on your favorite Reality Shows

TheChive – Funny pictures, videos and memes to get you through the day

WhoWhatWear – Celebrity style and fashion trends for when we can leave the house again

TwitchTv – Where millions of people come together live every day to chat, interact, and make their own entertainment together. 

Buzzfeed – Latest news and entertainment…and let’s not forget the endless quizzes!

Stay safe out there and take care of each other…from a distance! Want more partner suggestions?

Reach out to Tracie.Gross@partnercentric.com.