Everyone knows that one of the busiest shopping days of the year is the day after Thanksgiving, otherwise known as Black Friday. It has become a day for stores to open extremely early and offer amazing deals. And of course, it is a day for shoppers to go crazy for Christmas shopping. But this year you should consider taking advantage of online shopping.There is nothing worse than getting up at five in the morning to beat the rush, only to find out that is exactly what everyone else thought as well. Traffic is a pain and the lines in stores seem endless. And for that very reason, shopping online is the way to go.First off, you will have many more options to choose from by shopping on the internet. Stores simply cannot stock everything they sell. This gives you the ability to find everything you want without having to leave your house.In addition, the chances of the store having the item is much more likely than if you were to go into the actual store. While stores do try to have everything in stock for Black Friday, they are bound to run out of something throughout the day. Shopping online completely eliminates this altogether.If you decide to shop at stores, typically you are not going to find everything at one store. This involves you having to fight traffic and drive around all day to get everything on your list. This is certainly not something that people enjoy doing the day after Thanksgiving. But if you opt to shop online, you can quickly jump from one site to the next and pick out everything you want.Some people for whatever reason actually enjoy spending an entire day shopping. For most people, it is something that has to be done and the best deals of the season fall on the day after Thanksgiving. But shopping online gives you the chance to still take advantage of these amazing deals without having to waste an entire day.The list of advantages to online Black Friday shopping could go on forever. It will save you the time, hassle and headache of battling the never ending crowds and horrendous traffic. With online shopping, you can jump from store to store and find exactly what you want. And you will not have to worry about finding a parking space. The only parking space you have to find is a chair to sit in front of your computer with.