Development

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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The 7 Biggest Trends Driving Customer Loyalty

According to 3Cinteractive, 64 percent of brands are reporting an increase in loyalty program membership over the last year.  Lately, programs have be become more sophisticated, moving beyond the traditional spend-and-get model.  They've evolved into omnichannel and multichannel programs that recognize customers for each interaction they have with a brand.  Smart marketers are capturing and leveraging loyalty data to understand their customers [...]

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Facebook Will Disable ‘Like’ Button In Third-Party Mobile Apps

Three years ago, Facebook rolled out a version of its “Like” button for developers to feature in their mobile apps, and now, the company is shutting it down. On February 6, 2018, the native "Like" button embedded in third-party iOS and Android apps will no longer work.  The news was announced to developers earlier this week Because [...]

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Amazon to Give Prime Customers Free Access To Paid Alexa Skills Content

Amazon is continuing to expand the benefits of its Prime membership as an acquisition and customer retention tool.  At this point for the company, Prime has become a critical program of theirs, currently covering over 60 percent of US Amazon shoppers.  These members spend almost 2 times as much annually as non-Prime members do. Aside from [...]

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Facebook, Google And Apple Are The Top Drivers Of Mobile App Installs

Facebook and Google AdWords, not surprisingly, are still the top media sources driving mobile app installs.  Apple Search Ads is on the rise though, according to AppsFlyer's latest performance index (registration required).  The rankings are based on 6 billion installs from the first part of 2017.  They are organized by region and OS into gaming and [...]

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Apple Search Ads Expanding To Canada, Mexico & Switzerland

The Apple App Store announced that they are expanding support for  Search Ads into Canada, Mexico and Switzerland. A little over a year ago, it was announced that the Apple App Store was expanding support for released Search Ads, with previous support limited to the US, the UK, New Zealand and Australia. Apple's Search A product is the [...]

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Google Releases A Variety Of Accelerated Mobile Pages Project (AMP) Updates: Scrolling Animations, Video Analytics, Fluid Ad Support

On October 2, Google announced several Accelerated Mobile Pages Project (AMP), technical updates.  These updates included scrolling animations, an improved responsive-navigation sidebar, support for video analytics, fluid ad support and other features to improve ad targeting. Here’s a little more color on the list of new capabilities: Scrolling animations: enables “parallax effects, subtle zoom or fade-in of images, [...]

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