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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 Adds Playable Podcasts Directly In The Search Results

Google has announced that you are now able to play podcasts directly in the desktop and mobile search results. Google said, “Starting today, when you’re searching for a podcast about a topic on Google, we’ll show you playable episodes in Search results alongside web pages, news, images and videos.” Here are some screen shots of this [...]

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Google Beats Out Microsoft, Amazon, IBM In Image Recognition Study

Over at Perficient Digital, an image recognition study was released that looked at the accuracy of the respective technologies. The study found that Google Vision beat out the competition, which included Amazon AWS Rekognition, IBM Watson and Microsoft Azure Computer Vision. As you can see below, Google has scored the highest among the technologies: There were [...]

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“Popular Dishes” Have Arrived In Google Maps Listings

Google Maps has added a new section to eatery listings called “popular dishes” which gives prospective diners a faster way to check out a restaurant's most talked about food and drinks. The popular dishes section is located within a listing's overview tab and is already availabe on Google Maps for Android devices. The section will [...]

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How to Get Into Google News – Whiteboard Friday

How do you increase your chances of getting your content into Google News?  In this episode of Whiteboard Friday, SEO specialist Berry Adams is going to share the framework that you need to have in place in order to be able to appear in the Google News carousel.

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3 Big Lessons From Interviewing John Mueller At SearchLove London – Whiteboard Friday

When you have one of Google's most helpful and empathetic voices voices willing to answer incredibly pressing SEO questions, who should you ask?  Recently, Will Critchlow interviewed Google's John Mueller at SearchLove London.  In this episode of Whiteboard Friday, Will shares his best lessons from that session.  He covers Domain Authority, the great subdomain versus [...]

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6 Ways To Boost Organic Video Results

In the world of content marketing, videos are a powerful tool.  Videos can provide a great opportunity for marketers to create incredibly emotionally connections by visually capturing customer's attention, which can lead to a higher brand engagement and increased leads and sales.  According to Forbes, by 2019 video will account for 80 percent of global consumer Internet traffic. [...]

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Google’s August 1st Core Update: Week 1

On August 1, Google (via Danny Sullivan's @searchliaison account) announced that the release of a "broad core algorithm update." Algorithm trackers and webmaster chatter had confirmed multiple days of heavy ranking flux, including the MozCast system. Source: Moz.com On the dates of August 1st and 2nd, temperatures peaked, while there was a sustained 4 day period ranking [...]

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