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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SEO + UX = Success

Back in the old days, SEO was pretty simple.  Just stuff a page full of keywords, and you were able to rank at number one.  Of course, these days, it isn't nearly as simple as it was back then.  Now, many other search engines, including Google, literally take hundreds of different factors into account when [...]

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Here’s Why User Experience Matters

You can get bogged down trying to optimize for the hundreds of possible Google search ranking factors, but far better to spend your time on those we know matter. One of those is user experience. User experience is made up of things like page load speed, ease of navigation, related resources and more. In this [...]

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Here’s Why User Experience and Content Quality are SEO Too

If you're trying to build SEO authority for your site, you might not be thinking about user experience and content, but you'd be wrong to leave those out. In this episode of our Here's Why video series, you'll find out why. Full transcript of this video at https://www.stonetemple.com/why-user-experience-and-content-quality-are-seo-too-heres-why-80 - Are Links Still a Powerful Ranking [...]

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UX, Content Quality, and SEO – Whiteboard Friday

We have a double header for you folks today with a second Whiteboard Friday, presented by Moz! Aside from great content, user experience (UX) can, and will, have a great impact on your SEO.  In this episode of Whiteboard Friday, Eric Enge from Stone Temple Consulting will show you how paying attention to your users [...]

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Google Local Pack Displaying Logos In Web Search Results

Google is testing a new local pack design, known as the "snack pack", which is tied in with Google's local maps results.  This feature is triggered based on local intent queries, and displays logos for some searchers. Here is a screen shot of the results posted by Justin Aldridge on Twitter: The local pack normally contains only [...]

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Web Searcher Experience: Is Delight Overrated?

On many websites, user experience (UX) is a pretty major thing.  Without it, the site would be dull, boring, and nobody would want to use it very much.  One word that is heard quite often with a great UX is 'delight'.  This is a term that is commonly used when a website is fun to [...]

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It’s Time to Treat Content as Part of the User Experience

Here we go again. We are here to talk about the importance of content to an online business website.  I still find it hard to believe that there are still business individuals out there who still think that content is just a fad or simply not that important to their business and marketing cause.  What [...]

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