NEW YORK, July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- July 4th or American Independence Day is celebrated in various ways. People participate in activities such as parades, barbecues, picnics and carnivals. However, participating in 4th of July fireworks is one of the most popular activities for the day. Around 115 million people planned to attend fireworks displays in U.S.A in 2012, as mentioned in 'Fourth of July By the Numbers' published by US News. It also mentions that $649 million was spent on backyard fireworks, reinstating the popularity of fireworks as the thing to do on Independence Day.
For 4th of July celebrations, around 14,000 fireworks shows are hosted in the country every year. Shows are spread across cities like New York, Washington D.C, San Francisco, Addison and many more. People also enjoy virtual fireworks as seen by the number of fireworks-themed ecards sent from 123Greetings.com, last year. Almost 40% of the greetings, sent by users for the holiday, depicted fireworks as compared to any other theme. These insights suggest that fireworks form an integral part of the day. To further enhance the magnificence of fireworks, 123Greetings.com offers ecards especially designed for the occasion. These free online greetings form an environment-friendly way of enjoying fireworks on July 4th 2013.
Arvind Kajaria, Founder of 123Greetings.com says, "July 4th is celebrated with much enthusiasm across the country. Our Fourth of July ecards with virtual fireworks add to the celebrations without hurting the environment. We encourage people to share these with loved ones to augment the festivity."
123Greetings.com offers over 350 ecards for 4th of July across eight categories for users to choose from.
123Greetings.com is the world's leading online destination for human expressions reaching 95 million visitors annually. Drawing from its tagline "Free Greetings for the Planet" the service exemplifies the notion that the best things are free in our planet and so should wishes, greetings and personal expressions be. Its offering of over 37,500 greeting cards covers a mix of 3,000 seasonal & everyday categories.
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