Almost every product and service imaginable can be purchased online these days. You don’t have to find the time to go to a store, battle traffic and parking, and find yourself wondering what you really want to buy in that one store you happen to be standing in for the time being. If you have a friend or family member with a new baby, it’s easier to buy baby gifts online. Not only will you have a larger selection, you’ll also be able to ship the gift directly to the recipient.

People with new babies are busy. Scheduling a time to go over to their home or have them over to yours so you can give them a gift might be difficult. When you buy the present online, you can send it to them directly, cutting out the other step entirely. May online retailers will even offer free shipping.