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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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Facebook Page Owners Will Soon Be Able To Participate In Groups

On Thursday, Facebook announced that it will soon begin letting Pages participate within Groups.  Something else that was introduced by the company are new posting and comment management tools for Group admins. Facebook Page accounts will be able to participate on Group Pages in the coming weeks, which is something Page owners haven't been able to previously.  One [...]

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Facebook Pages Will Soon Be Able To Respond To Instagram Direct Messages

In an announcement on Thursday, Facebook said that Page owners will soon have the ability to receive and respond to Instagram Direct message via their Facebook Page inbox. Facebook made the announcement during its Communities Summit, an annual event that is being hosted at the company’s headquarters in Menlo Park with more than 400 community leaders and [...]

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Prepare To Say Goodbye To Facebook Ad Set Budgets

On Wednesday , Facebook announced that, beginning in September, new and existing campaigns will be migrated to Facebook's automated campaign budget allocation system.  This system will optimize the campaign budget across an advertiser's ad sets.  The end result means that Facebook advertisers won't be able to define budgets at the ad set level any more. Currently, [...]

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Facebook is Wrong 27% of the Time When Detecting Users’ Interests [STUDY]

According to a recent Pew Research Center study, 27% of US adult Facebook users say the platform’s classification of their interests is inaccurate. Not only that, 74% weren't even aware that Facebook maintained a list of their interests. 51% of users were comfortable with Facebook compiling this information. Pew Research Center asked a representative sample of users to [...]

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Instagram Lets Marketers Share Posts Across Multiple Accounts

Screenshot of Instagram’s new feature shared by Matt McGee. A new feature has been rolled out by Instagram that allows iOS users who are managing multiple accounts to share a post across two or more of the accounts under their management.  “We are rolling out this feature to provide a better experience for [...]

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Facebook’s Year Of Apologies (To Marketers)

It's not all that far fetched to say that Facebook has quite a year.  The social media company received quite the barrage of criticism for how it handled user data and unsecured platforms.  This month, the New York Times reported it gave Apple, Microsoft, Amazon and other companies “far greater” access to user data than what it previously [...]

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Facebook Starts Testing Ads In Search Results

On December 11, Facebook announced that it is now testing ads in its search results.  The two places that the test will run is in both the platforms primary search results and in Marketplace search results. For Facebook, search is one of the few untapped inventory sources that remain for the social platform, which has [...]

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Facebook Passes Key Hurdle In MRC Viewability Reporting Audit

Facebook is aiming to prove its ads are viewable, and they have just taken a giant step forward in doing so.  The Media Rating Council (MRC), which is the industry standard keeper for media measurement, has signed off on Facebook's process for providing data to third party for verification. The MRC has been in the [...]

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Why Businesses Are Relying On Facebook Groups To Build Engaged Audiences

When 2018 first started, Facebook Facebook switched up its algorithm in the attempt to "fix" the News Feed by promoting more posts from friends and family, and demoting content from media, brands and businesses. But because of this move, it ended up distancing brands from their followers on the platform by limiting exposure to organic content posted by [...]

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