Mar 192012
Frugality Is Free

Frugality Is Free has reached an important milestone, because the blog has passed 1 million pageviews, and it is moving faster than ever towards the next million. So to celebrate Frugality Is Free has received a blog makeover, it has moved to WordPress, and there is a bonus for all of you as well.

A $50 Amazon Giveaway!

Amazon is a great place to shop, the free shipping on orders of $25+ is phenomenal, and you can always find the latest and best Amazon deals right here at Frugality Is Free.

Before you enter the giveaway, I would like to invite all of you to check out all of the new changes, the drop-down navigation bar, the easier-to-find deal pages etc.

$50 Amazon Gift Card

Win A $50 Amazon Gift Card

a Rafflecopter giveaway

This giveaway will end Wednesday May 2ndht at Midnight. EST.  
The giveaway is open to U.S. residents 18 years old or older. 1 entry per household. I will chose the winner via, and the winner will be notified by e-mail. Make sure to leave your email, or have your contact available on your blogger profile. The winner will have 48 hours to respond, and if there is no response another winner will be chosen. 
Disclaimer: This Amazon giveaway is sponsored by Frugality Is Free!

  241 Responses to “1 Million Pageviews Celebration: $50 Amazon Giveaway”

  1. It loads quickly and is easy to navigate!

  2. Love the blue! So calming.

  3. I love the pretty blue background and the flowers!

    CONGRATS on reaching this amazing milestone!

  4. i think it looks great and it’s easy to move around

  5. I like the recent posts on the right side!

  6. I love the colors! 🙂

  7. I like it because it is light and easy to read. Looks happy.

  8. I like the wallpaper color and style.


  9. I like the way the pages are laid out. Everything is so easy to find, saving time looking.

  10. Love this site!

  11. I love all the options above and can easy find what I’m looking for.

  12. Clean, crisp look to the blog…the drop down navigation bar is a plus!!

  13. Awesome!

  14. I was so glad you switched because your site is so much faster- cute design also!

  15. the background

  16. It appears more organized and easier to navigate

  17. Less hectic, easier to understand and navigate through. Easier to spot giveaways or offers I am interested in.

  18. Much better than before! Clean navigation and the ads aren’t intrusive at all. Bravo!

  19. I like the background color

  20. I like the background

  21. I like the drop-down menus.

  22. I like the drop down menus….especially the deals categorized by store

  23. I like the colors, and how easy it is to navigate
    Thank you!

  24. It loads fast and I love the pretty blue background!

  25. I love the colors and the flowers 🙂

  26. So many things, but the background is so calming. It is inviting a reader to stay and hang out and relax a bit.

  27. The new design is pleasing to look at and laid out well.

  28. the colors and brightness!

  29. The pretty blue wallpaper

  30. Hey Chica, noticed the new look right away when I swung by today!!! You need to tell me all about how you did it because I have been dragging my feet for way too long with my own blogs. Oh, and the family and I are hopefully setting out for Florida again this summer– going south this time!

    Oh, SUPER CONGRATS on the milestone!!!

    • Sophie, I am working on a post about it…it’ll probably be up tomorrow. Let me know, if you get all the way down here, Sophie….

  31. Clean and much easier to navigate

  32. Loads very fast!

  33. I like the mellow blue background.

  34. The layout is very clean and nice!

  35. Love the colors and the background. So pleasing to the eyes.
    Thanks so much.

  36. I love the colors. So relaxing and stylish.

  37. Love the blue!

  38. i like the blue

  39. i like the blue collage backgound…

  40. I like the blue color, it;s not loud and overpowering.

  41. I love the color and the pattern!

  42. I like that it is easy to navigate

  43. I like the blue flowery background. Its bright and cheery yet easy on the eyes.

  44. I like the background color

  45. I like the wide column (seems wider… I don’t know if it is), and the pretty blue flowered background.

  46. Love the background. It is a clean looking and fast.

  47. I like how easy it is to navigate around

  48. The clean and relaxing background that you chose is absolutely perfect for your site!

  49. Love the blue background, it reminds me of toile.

  50. I must be totally honest and tell you I do not know what is new because I just discovered your blog! It looks good, and is easy to navigate! I LOVE that you have some contests in which I have a chance even tho I do NOT have my face online nor am I a twit!! THANKS

  51. It loads eary and the colors are so nice and cherry. It is so eary to just naviigate right thru. I want to thank you for this awesome sweep and hope to win 🙂 Great site !!!!!!!!

  52. I just adore the blue.

  53. I like the blue background, also easy to navigate.

  54. the navigation tabs

  55. like the setup

  56. Its great to look at with my eyes

  57. The blue against white has a calming effect.

  58. love the blue color

  59. I like the discount codes & coupons listed on the right column

  60. It’s easy to navigate and the blue is beautiful!

  61. The background is very pretty – the design looks slick

  62. i like that its BLUE!

  63. I love the clean fresh look it has now.

  64. I like the blue color.

  65. I love the color blue is my favorite and the most recent posts on the right hand side of the page

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  67. I like the look with only 1 sidebar.

  68. the background is pretty

  69. I really like the color and it’s easy to read!

  70. the background is very inviting.

  71. I like the blueish background, very soothing.

  72. I like the blue paisley background!

  73. I love how much easier it is to navigate!

  74. It seems to load a little faster. Thanks.

  75. I like the new background! It’s pretty.

  76. Definitely more organized and easier to use….but also very pretty – great background.

    Thanks for the great giveaway, and all you do for us!

  77. The drop-down-menu clearance tab is awesome!! And I had no problem with the page loading – nice and quick!

  78. The site is very easy to navigate

  79. I like the blue background thank you

  80. I love that it is bright, has clean lines, but is still a very pretty and appealing design


  81. its very bright and cheery

  82. I love the colors!

  83. I love the quick load and the colors!

  84. clean and easy to navigate

  85. i love amazon and frugality is
    free,so this is great.

  86. the wallpaper

  87. I like the background. Colorful and not too busy.

  88. i like the blue background

  89. The blues and the background are very pretty. I really like how everything is boxed on the right side. Makes it easier to read.

  90. Love the pretty blue background and how easy it is to find deals for my favorite stores!

  91. I love the color scheme!

  92. I like the clean look of it. nice job.

  93. I love how easy it is to get around and the blue is nice.

  94. I love the quick load your site has and the background color/flower design is beautiful! One of the prettiest I have seen! Great job!
    Thanks for this chance to win.

  95. i like how you’ve listed giveaways and recent posts on the right side bar

  96. I think it is better organized. Thank you.

  97. The best thing is that your blog loads quickly

  98. I like the colors.

  99. Love your choice of wallpaper. Love the blue.
    dolniaks at consolidated dot net

  100. I love how easy your blog is to navigate. I also love the background design. Thanks for the giveaway, and congrats!!

  101. I like how bright and cheery the design is. It’s easy to read and nice to look at.

  102. Easy to navigate

  103. easy to navigate 🙂

  104. I like the light blue color and flowers design. Reminds me of spring.

  105. I love the background. It is very pretty! 🙂

  106. Love the design.

  107. I like the background design it is fun and the blue is pretty

  108. The background and easy to navigate page!

  109. Seems to be less ads or maybe they are less prominent.

  110. I LOVE your background.. and the layout is very clean and organized!

  111. I like the layout colors on the sides, it’s such a beautiful color.

  112. I like the blue background and hte pattern.

  113. Love the color scheme!

  114. I like the price comparison feature.

  115. I like the design and Navigation simplicity.

  116. Love the blue background!

  117. I love the blue and navigation is better – easier to find things!

  118. I thought I was on the wrong blog! …silly me! I love the soft blue color…makes me think of warmer weather and clear blue skies!

  119. ooops – my computer is being realllly slow – hit enter and it didn’t include my pinterest link (sorry) here is the link:

  120. I love the blue paislies! So pretty!

  121. Congrats on your milestone! I don’t know what uri is! HELP! Anyway, thanks for this chance to win! connie d

  122. I like the background, everything looks crisper/cleaner.

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  125. I really like the background. =)

  126. I like how clean your right sidebar looks.

  127. I like the clean format and light blue background – perfect for spring!

  128. Nice job! Keep up the good work!

  129. I *love* the colors. They are easy on the eyes, and very soothing.

  130. i like the button layout at the top

  131. I like that the page loads quickly and I like hte blue background
    luckyseattlemom at gmail dot com

  132. The color. Light, fresh, and soothing! Refreshing!

  133. It is very user friendly. I love the blue background.

  134. I love the clean new look!

  135. Just discovered your site and it looks awesome!

  136. I like the color!

  137. Love your site. Easy to use and very helpful and appreciated. Thank you.

  138. It has a very clean look

  139. I like your Clearance tab — so cool and unique! And appreciate the ease of getting around your website, it’s lovely!

  140. I love the drop down menus on the top and I also love how easy it is to find your giveaways

  141. I’m a newby so I can’t tell you what I like better than before. I can tell you that your topics are relevant to many people, and I look forward to reading your perspective and suggestions!

  142. I like the color!

  143. It’s so cheery!


  144. Love the simplicity!

  145. Your blog is very pretty and I think the background is a great choice. It doesn’t hurt a person’s eyes so they are happy to stay longer.

  146. I like how giveaways are clearly organized.

  147. The overall design is very clean, and I LOVE the drop-down menus… everything is easy to reach! Thanks so much for offering this wonderful giveaway.

  148. I put the wrong subscribed email in the Rafflecopter form. It should be lfortener1 at woh dot roadrunner dot com. Thanks!

  149. Blue is my favorite color so I like it

  150. I love the background! very pretty

  151. Love the background design!

  152. I love the background print

  153. Easier on the eyes, Love the print and color! : )

  154. I’m a kindle junkie, so on amazon a LOT. Got the deal of the day a few weeks back for hubby’s FAther’s day or birthday. So easy and REASONABLE!

  155. The background is pretty 🙂

  156. I like the drop down.

  157. I love the clean layout!

  158. I love the blue design. It is wonderful! Thanks for the giveaways!

  159. The blue designs!

  160. I love the blue color and the new drop down menus! Great layout. Thanks for the giveaway and congrats!

  161. the color!

  162. i like background – pretty but not too distracting

  163. Love your blog. We are located pretty close together in So FL so much of what you most is relevant to me

  164. I love the blue background 🙂

  165. It’s very easy to read. I like the color scheme.

  166. It loads quickly, I love the new background, and it’s easy to navigate!

  167. I like how easy it is to navigate & I also like the design & background

  168. I love the colors!

  169. I like the color.

  170. Your new design is so freshly pretty! I love the swirls.

  171. New design looks good to me. Easy to navigate not cluttered

  172. Ease of navigation and I love the relaxing color theme

  173. I love the colors… nice to look at!

  174. First time at your site, and I love the blue background.

  175. the background

  176. the color!

  177. The pages seem to load a lot faster!

  178. I find the shades of blue very attractive.


  179. I love the fresh new spring like colors and design!

  180. The new background design.

  181. Easy to navigate.

  182. I love the blue designs and flowers.

  183. easy to locate giveaways

  184. Nice set up, easy on the eyes!

  185. When I layout documents I always give special attention to fonts, color schemes and layout. This gives the reader a pleasant experience when absorbing the info. Your blog is well designed for readers. Its like a comfortable reading room.

  186. Since I have no idea what the old look was I’ll just say that I love the blue background, feminine and modern and clean.

  187. very easy to navigate

  188. I like the it is cheery, clean and simple

  189. I like the blue design. Very soothing.

  190. I like the open look of your new blog design

  191. Blue is my favorite color.

  192. I like the Deal pages..really easy to see now.

  193. I like all the giveaways being listed together

  194. I love the color theme. I am obsessed with blue and I love that it’s not too overpowering.

  195. I love that the new design is clean, well organized and easy to navigate.

  196. background is easier on the eyes

    brich22 at earthlink dot net

  197. I love the calming color and freshness of your new design. Very nice! 🙂
    Sml Footprints
    reducefootprints at gmail dot com

  198. The blue color on your website is pretty. Easy to navigate.

  199. I like the blue background

  200. I like the color and paisley like print!

  201. I love fue new blue background and I like how easy it is to navigate. Congrats on the new site 🙂

    Lyndsey.rullman at hotmail dot com

  202. I like the color and design of the blue background.

  203. It loads quickly.

  204. Thanks for the giveaway…like the less cluttered look.

    senorpiero [at] yahoo [dot] com

  205. I like the colorful design

  206. easy to read and like giveaways in sidebar.
    Thanks for the contest.

  207. yes i can use it

  208. The blue.. love the color.

  209. Ì like that it is easy to navigate and pleasing to the eye

  210. It is easy to navigate.

  211. Really like the pretty blue background and the pages load really quick!

  212. First time here. Looks like some great content. Thanks!

  213. I really love the background!

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  215. I like the blue color and the white swirl designs

  216. I like the layout and the blue paisleyishy pattern is adorable.

  217. I love the blue and how easy it is to find what you are looking for in the categories at the top navigation bar.

  218. It is very pretty. Thanks for the giveaway.

  219. I like the background wallpaper
    Lovefool827 (at) yahoo (dotcom)

  220. The background wallpaper is cute. Thanks!

  221. I like the list of recent blog post. Easy to find posts.

  222. I like the classy blue and designs on the sides.

  223. The layout is lovely and functional :D.

  224. I like the design and color.

  225. I love the Colors!

  226. I like your colors and that everything is really easy to find!

  227. Love the background!

    -Ashley Marie Morrissey

  228. I like the colors its easy on the eyes

  229. I am a new user so I do not know the old design. But this has great colors, not overloaded with info and your contact is at the top right. Consider adding Pinterest .

  230. I really love the background. It is pleasant to look at.

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  231. Blue is my favorite color, and the background is really cutesy.

  232. I love the flowery background, and that it’s easier to read.

  233. I like how simple the sidebar is – easy to read and not loaded down with tons of buttons like some blogs! Plus the background’s nice. 🙂

  234. really like the new look. color and layout really stand out.

  235. I like how easy to navigate the blog is, and it looks new and hip, way to keep up with the times!

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