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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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Instagram Tests Scannable Nametags, Taking Another Page From Snapchat

Last week, Instagram was taking a page from Snapchat’s playbook once again.  According to TechCrunch, it was confirmed by the Facebook-owned social media site that it is testing Nametags, which works similarly to Sanpchat's Snapcodes. With Nametags, users can create an image that other users will be able to scan with the Instagram Stories camera to follow somebody.  This feature [...]

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Does Cambridge Analytica Have Your Info? Here’s How To Check

With the Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, headed to Washington, D.C. to testify before Congress about Cambridge Analytica exploiting user data, the social media website is making it easy for users to see if their information was shared with the analytics firm. The feature can be found in the company's help center, and by doing a search [...]

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Facebook Expands A/B Ad-Testing Capabilities & Adds Reporting Features

New features are being added by Facebook to its A/B split-testing feature for advertisers and making it available from within the Quick Creation workflow. The A/B ad-testing option was originally available in the Facebook Ads Manager's Guided Creation workflow screen.  This update ads the split-testing option to Facebook's Quick Creation flow where advertisers can create ads in bulk. With [...]

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Why Your Facebook Strategy Must Change: Here’s Why

Content and social media marketing these days is a war for attention, and marketers have pulled every trick in the book to get it. Now Facebook has called them on it, and whether they realize it or not, done them a huge favor. In this episode of the popular Here's Why digital marketing video series, [...]

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After A Week Of Crisis And Mea Culpas From Facebook, Assessing The Threats And Exposure

Ever since the breaking news a week ago of the Cambridge Analytica data mining revelations, there has been a lot going on.  At first, Facebook apologized in order to reduce its role in the scandal, and afterwards, opened the door to being regulated. After this had happened, along came another scandal that around around the collection of Android users' [...]

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US Senators Call For More Congressional Involvement In Wake Of Facebook, Cambridge Analytica Debacle

There are some who believe that congress should become more heavily involved in how businesses are using artificial intelligence (AI).  Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) and Sen. Todd Young (R-Ind.) shared this sentiment on Tuesday at a panel on that topic sponsored by the Washington Post. Young and Cantwell are sponsors of the Fundamentally Understanding The Usability and [...]

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