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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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Quora Unveils New Promoted Answers Ad Unit

A new native ad was unveiled by Quora on Tuesday called Promoted Answers.  This new native ad offers marketers the opportunity to promote organic content posted on the site by themselves or others.  A Promoted Answer, which features a question, a portion of an answer and a link taking the user to the full answer, [...]

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Instagram Takes Out Fake ‘Likes’ Tied To 3rd-Party Apps

Beginning Monday, November 26, Instagram is going to start removing inauthentic engagement with accounts that use third-party apps to grow their follower count and engagement on the platform, which is a practice that violates the app’s community guidelines and terms of use. Even though Instagram influencers are an important part of brand-consumer relationships on the app, [...]

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Instagram Introduces New Hashtag Search API For Businesses

A new hashtag search API was rolled out by Instagram on Wednesday that allows businesses to search for up to 30 hashtags within a seven-day period. The new hashtag search API replaces the hashtag search feature that is currently part of the Instagram Platform API.  The old feature will cease to exist after December 11, 2018. The [...]

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Facebook Introduces Retention Optimization Option For App Advertisers

Facebook has introduced a new retention optimization feature and four new app retention metrics for app advertisers on Thursday. The reason why app advertisers should care about this latest feature is because it was designed to boost retention among new users.  When used with app install ads, the retention optimization option allows advertisers to optimize [...]

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Reddit Surpasses 1 Billion Monthly Video Views

It's been a year since Reddit launched native video, and since thing, Reddit is reporting it is seeing more than a billion video views per month on average. The platform says it has experienced a 38 percent growth in native videos since the start of the year, with advertisers seeing higher conversion rates and more engagement with video [...]

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Publishers On Twitter Can Now Monetize Videos Viewed By Global Audiences

Twitter is now making it possible for publishers to monetize videos viewed by all followers, and no just in their home countries.  Before, publishers were only able to have in-stream ads inserted in videos that displayed to in their home-countries.   But with Twitter's latest update, it's possible to monetize a publisher's organic video content globally. [...]

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Facebook Extends Video Ad Breaks To 21 More Countries

Facebook is expanding its Ad Breaks ad unit, which are 15 second in-stream video ads, to eligible publishers and creators in 21 more countries.  The ad unit was first launched in August in the US, the UK, Ireland, New Zealand and Australia and gave publishers and creators a new way to monetize their content.  The latest rollout [...]

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