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If you plan to succeed online and grow your business through online channels, you’re going to need development help. Whether you need a complex custom ecommerce website built from scratch, a simple themed WordPress site setup, or individual fixes, plug-ins, site maintenance, or coding assistance, Thrive’s experienced technical staff has you covered! We will work directly with your in-house technical team, collaborate with your current development contractors, or take on all development needs ourselves. Every situation is different. Thrive will work to make yours a success! Web Development.

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Robots.txt Tester Is Added To Bing Webmaster Tools

A new feature has been added to the new Bing Webmaster Tools - a robots.txt tester. You can take the tester for a ride over here. This feature was added by Bing back in 2009, but was dropped. Now, it has officially returned. What does the Tester do? According to Bing, it will analyze Webmaster's [...]

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GoogleBot Can Add Products To Shopping Carts

According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, a Google crawler has been adding products to e-commerce site shopping carts. Apparently, there have been complaints by sellers about a serial cart abandoner named John Smith. But it turns out that the abandoner is actually a Google bot. A spokesperson from Google said that i [...]

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Common JavaScript Errors That Can Harm Your SEO

“Often, I see JavaScript being blamed when the problem is something else,” search developer advocate at Google,Martin Splitt, cited as the underlying issue behind many of the site errors he has run across. During the crawling and indexing session of Live with Search Engine Land, Splitt talked about the most typical JavaScript-related issues that can hurt [...]

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How Google Crawls And Indexes: A Non-Technical Explanation

The groundwork for search engines' ability to rank well is the crawling and indexing processes of websites. Crawling and indexing are usually overlooked or misunderstood, despite its importance of fundamental aspects. During the crawling and indexing session of Live with Search Engine Land, Martin Splitt, search developer advocate at Google, explained these two processes using [...]

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Shopify SEO Guide: How To Increase Organic Traffic To Your Store

It's very important to optimize your Shopify store for Google, Bing and other search engines if you want potential customers to find your site. A number of the search engine optimization tenents are based on providing users with a good, positive experience. The easier it is to discover and use your Shopify store, the higher [...]

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Screaming Frog Releases SEO Spider Version 12.0

Screaming Frog, a search marketing firm, has released version 12.0 of its popular SEO Spider tool on October 22. In this update, you'll find PageSpeed Insights integration, auto-saves for database storage mode and a customizable GUI, along with other improvements. Website crawler tools are a valuable resource for analyzing sites, understanding how search engine crawlers navigate [...]

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Google To Update GoogleBot’s User Agent

In an announcement made by Google, beginning in December, the company is going to update its user agent to represent the version of Chrome that GoogleBot is running. It is important to update any code you have that may look at the user agent of GoogleBot to suggest this change going forward. After the Evergreen GoogleBot [...]

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