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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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Google Drops Support For Meta News Keywords Tag

Google has decided to drop its support for the news meta keywords tag, which was introduced specifically for news publishers back in 2012.  Several months ago, the search engine quietly stopped supporting it. Because Google didn't announce the change, publishers continued using it.  By using the news meta keywords tag, you'll find that it won't help Google [...]

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Google Chrome Extensions Bringing Back ‘View Image’ & ‘Search By Image’ Buttons In Google Image Search

Last week, Google removed the "View Image" button and "Search by Image" feature from Google image search due to a copyright infringement concern with Getty Images.  But, by dealing with Getty in best way Google could think of, they inherently made internet quite unhappy with the search company.  With this change, searchers have certainly made their voice [...]

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Instapage Launches First Landing Page Platform With AMP

This week, Instapage is announcing that it is the first landing page platform to offer Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) as an option. The company said that it worked with Google to offer the format for mobile landing pages.  With this being backed up by Google itself, AMP is an open-source project that creates faster landing speeds for webpages and [...]

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How To Build A Stronger, More Effective PPC Team

Frederick Vallaeys has been doing PPC for a while now, since 1998 to be exact, when every setting was manual.  He knows from experience that it was slow and painful to manage everything by hand.  But, doing it like this does tend to help a person learn the ins and outs of PPC.  In the end, [...]

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Google Announces AMP For Email – Delivering Accelerated Mobile Pages Experiences To Your Inbox

On February 13, Google announced, along with the new AMP Story format at its Conference in Amsterdam, a new way for developers to leverage the fast-loading, mobile-friendly AMP framework. Starting the day of the announcement, developers are able to sign up for preview access tot eh AMP for Email spec and begin developing rich, interactive, engaging email experiences within Gmail. [...]

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How Do You Optimize Content For A Voice-First World?

The use of voice search and voice assistants that answer questions have been on the rise for years now, and according to Google, 20 percent of all mobile search queries are voice search, and that number will only go up. These days, the technology behind voice recognition has been getting better and better.  As an example, [...]

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Google, Getty Images Enter A Multi-Year Global Licensing Partnership

In an announcement made late last week, Google parent Alphabet and Getty Images made a sweeping partnership that ended a long-standing copyright antitrust dispute between Getty and Google, which was filed in early 2016. This deal was characterized by Getty as “a multi-year global licensing partnership, enabling Google to use Getty Images’ content within its various products and services.” [...]

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