Infographic: How Australians made online gift purchases this Christmas

Over the silly season 78% of shoppers where satisfied with their online gift purchasing experience, while 54% treated themselves to a gift while shopping online.

A study by the website Credit Card Selector took a look at the online shopping behaviour of Aussies, finding that savings was a big driver of shopping for gifts on line with 74% of respondents stating that shopping online saved them money.

Social channels were also found to be increasingly influential on shopping purchases, with 41% using social media to research gift ideas and 37% directly asking friends and family for gift ideas via social channels. However, search engines, website visits and emails from websites are still the most common ways people find online stores.

Check out the rest of the results in the nifty little infographic below: