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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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10% of Twitter Users are Creating 80% of Tweets

A study from Pew Research Center on Twitter usage among US adults has found that there is a disproportionate amount of users who are responsible for the greatest share of tweets. They even analyze the demographics and attitudes of Twitter's most active users. Findings from the study are based on survey responses from 2,791 US [...]

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Twitter is Still Verifying Users Despite Pausing the Application Process

Since Twitter suspended their verification application process in 2017, Twitter has reportedly verified over 10,000 accounts since then. According to Mashable, only those with connections to the company are able to get their accounts verified. Previously, anyone could apply to become verified. Currently, ordinary Twitter users aren't able to have their accounts considered for verification. [...]

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Twitter Fights Spammers by Limiting the Number of Accounts Users Can Follow Per Day

Twitter, in an effort to fight spammers, is reducing the amount of accounts users are able to follow everyday. The original limit was 1,000 account follow per day, but from this point onward, the limit has been reduced to 400 a day. https://twitter.com/TwitterSafety/status/1115308523901079557?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1115308523901079557&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.searchenginejournal.com%2Ftwitter-fights-spammers-by-limiting-the-number-of-accounts-users-can-follow-per-day%2F302543%2F Going from 1,000 follows to just 400 is quite a drop, but [...]

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Twitter Hires Google Exec To Head US Agency Development

Doug Brodman. Image: Twitter Doug Brodman has been hired by Twitter as its US agency development director.  For the last five years, Brodman had been with Google's US agency team With this new role at Twitter, Brodman will be leading the team that works with the big holding companies and their agencies to [...]

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MoPub Partners With Pixalate, DoubleVerify To Fight In-App Ad Fraud

On Tuesday, January 8, MoPub announced that it's partnering with Pixalate and DoubleVerify to help reduce invalid traffic (IVT) and in-app ad fraud on the Twitter-owned mobile ad exchange. Pixalate and DoubleVerify are accredited by the Media Rating Council (MRC) as mobile IVT-management vendors. We've seen how investment in mobile advertisement has really taken off, but because [...]

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Twitter Reported To Be Under Investigation For Violating GDPR

Twitter is, according to a Fortune report Friday, under investigation by Irish privacy authorities for violating the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). A report was filed by Michael Veale, a privacy researcher at the Unversity College London, with the Irish data protection (DPA) and complained that Twitter refused to give him records on waht sort of data was being [...]

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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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Good Riddance To Social Media Mass Production

Saving social media marketing is something that deserves all of our attention. Back in March, Mark Traphagen wrote here on Marketing Land talking about how social media marketing is in near-crisis mode.  Mark says that only the adoption of mature, time-proven, sustainable marketing methods can save it, and that it's worth the effort. Now, he wants to address one [...]

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Tweetbot & Twitterrific Remove Features No Longer Available As Twitter Rolls Out API Updates

Last December, Twitter announced that it would be deprecating access for app developers to its site stream, user stream and some direct messaging features. This week, updates have been rolling out this week, which impacts functionality of apps like Twitterific and Tweetbot. According to MacRumors.com reports, Twitter timelines, now without the ability to connect to streams in real [...]

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