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The Internet gives shoppers the freedom to browse through an unlimited number of stores without having to waste time traveling or walking from one end of the store to another. You can see all that a shop has to offer and if you don t like what they have you can shop somewhere else. Having a world of shopping choices at your fingertips does have a downside though. When you need a gift but don t know what the other person wants, the choices can seem overwhelming. For this very reason several sites exist as gift finders which browse the top gadget gifts stores based on the criteria you put in and show you only those gifts that fit your needs. Try these out when you need to find the best gadget gifts for family or friends.

  1. Gifts.com: This site provides a number of search options on the home page. You can choose from popular items or holiday specials displayed in the center. On the side of the website you ll see a list of various search options. The occasion and personality sections let shoppers who know who they re shopping for get right down to business. If you need a little time to browse around, try using the recipient and interest category which asks who the gift is for and then presents a long list of personality types to choose from. You can even take the personality quiz to determine your friend s personality type.
     
  2. FindGift.com: This gift finder uses many of the typical search categories such as personality or interest but starts out with a simple menu to keep from overwhelming its users. You can choose from a category or simply choose who your gift is for. The gift wizard then pops up to walk you through a few questions to better understand the person you re shopping for. When you finish, you can view the suggested gift idea or start over to find a different present.

For shoppers who have a specific gadget gift site in mind but don t know what gift they want to purchase, they can check if the site has its own personal gift finder. You can usually search by occasion, recipient, age or interest but the gift finder will search the website you re on instead of an assortment of online gift and gadget stores. Try one of these gift finders out the next time you need to find the perfect gift without spending hours searching, and if you re confused on all the similar search items you can clear up your confusion by reading our guide to search terms.

To start your search for the perfect present, check out our reviews of the top gadget gifts sites. At TopTenREVIEWS We Do the Research So You Don't Have To.