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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How to Submit Your XML Sitemap to Google, Bing, and Yahoo

The most important part of on-page SEO allows search engines to crawl and index your pages. On-page SEO is all about increasing your discoverability in search engines. You can’t do this without allowing these search engines to access your pages. This is where crawling, indexing, and ranking comes into play. In this video, the folks [...]

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Is Google E-A-T Actually a Ranking Factor? – Whiteboard Friday

A number of SEOs believe that displaying authority, expertise, and trustworthiness in the content on your site is important in regards to ranking well. This is because Google E-A-T is a ranking factor, right? In this episode of Whiteboard Friday, Cyrus Shepard talks about whether it can be considered a true ranking factor, making your [...]

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Shopify Launches Post-COVID POS, Yelp Rolls Out Omnichannel Tools For SMBs

For years now, omnichannel has become a buzzword in the retail industry and has been somewhat synonymous with digital transformation. Now, there is more urgency as traditional merchants need to place more emphasis on technology, e-commerce and integrated online and offline during COVID-19. Shopify has launched  an update point-of-sale (POS) system for the post-COVID retail [...]

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Ecosia To Join Chrome v81 Default Search Engine Choices

According to a TechCrunch report, Berlin-based search engine, Ecosia, will be included among Chrom version 81's default search engine choices in the US, UK, Germany, France and 43 other markets. Ecosia is joining Google, Bing, Yahoo! and DuckDuckGo, which added to the list this time last year. Ecosia boycotted Google’s Android choice screen auction in the EU, which [...]

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Google Dataset Search Is Out Of Beta And Adds New Features

On January 23, Google announced that it brought Google Dataset Search out of beta and is now completely live. Google has also added new features to the speciality search engine. With Google Dataset Search, searchers can find datasets that are stored across the web through keyword searches. “The tool surfaces information about datasets hosted in thousands [...]

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Bing Spotted Showing Domain Sources In Image Carousels

A new image carousel feature is being tested by Bing that features a preview of the image accompanied by the page title and domain name on its main search results page. “We’re experimenting with it on a set of image answer queries,” the Bing Images team said. This test was seen by digital marketing consultant [...]

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‘Swipe to Visit’ has arrived on Google Images

Google has launched “Swipe to Visit,” an Images search feature that displays a preview of an AMP-enabled website's header after a user selects an image result. After that, the users can swipe up on the preview to load the images's corresponding web page. Swipe to Visit in action. Source: Google. With visual searches, users can [...]

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Yelp Offering More Paid Profile Upgrades For Business Owners

Yelp is introducing new paid-promotion tools for business owners to give them more control over how they appear to users. These tools also count as non-advertising, revenue-generating products for the company. The intent of these products is mainly to help business owners, but they also bring more value and utility to consumers too. This news [...]

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