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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What Do Dolphins Eat? Lessons from How Kids Search

Anybody who has children knows that they will probably do online searches differently than adults.  There are some insights that can be gained from how they use Google that can help deepen our understanding of searchers in general.  There are so many things to dig into, including the comfort levels with specific search strategies and [...]

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Reputation Management SEO: How to Own Your Branded Keywords in Google – Whiteboard Friday

The first experience that your searcher has with your brand happens on Google's SERPs, not your website.  Being able to influence their organic first impression can go quite far towards improving both customer perception of your brand conversion rates.  In this episode of Whiteboard Friday, Rand takes us through the inherent challenges of reputation management [...]

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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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Google Flights Gets A Redesign In Time For The Holiday Season

Google Travel has announced the launch of a new design just in time for the holiday travel season.  With this new design, Google said, searchers have "more ways to find cheaper flights." The interface is both and is quicker than before. #GoogleFlights has a new look on desktop, including more ways to find cheaper flights, [...]

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Google Publishes New FAQ On Job Search Postings For Webmasters

Mariya Moeva from Google has posted a very helpful frequently asked questions document in the webmaster help forums around the new job search functions in Google. Webmasters are encouraged to mark up their job listings, which allows Google to show them in web search for job-related queries.  Google published this FAQ around this topic on July 11. Here is a [...]

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Dex Media Acquires YP Holdings To Expand Its SMB Marketing Automation Platform

In an announcement by Dex Media, they have "acquired YP Holdings, a leading marketing solutions and search platform provider and publisher of the Real Yellow Pages® and YP.com."  This combined company will be called DexYP™.  This deal brings together two rival marketing companies that focus on the local and small business space. It has not been disclosed what the [...]

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