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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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Apple’s Siri Gets First Major Redesign In Years

On June 22, Apple announced their major redesign for Siri since its launch in 2011. With this new version of Siri, it won't take up the whole screen, but rather a logo at the bottom of the screen. This will launch in iOS 14. The following image that was shown during the Apple WWDC virtual [...]

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Katherine Watier Ong On How To Grow Your SEO Team

Barry Schwartz sat down with Katherine Watier Ong, who's internet career goes as far back as 1994, and has done SEO for over 15 years. She was able to build an SEO team out of nothing in her early days. Together, Barry and Katherine talked about how she was able to build SEO teams by [...]

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Optimizing For Voice Search & Virtual Assistants

Watch this video by Olga Andrienko, the Head of GLobal Marketing of SEMrush and learn about optimizing for voice search and virtual assistants. Takeaways: - Close to 80% of answers occupy the top three organic results - 70% of answers occupy a SERP feature - Well linked pages favored https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzO8G_DqNm8

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How Digital Marketers Leverage Schemas to Drive SEO & Voice Search

Learn what strategies your business can leverage to be at the forefront of this change. These experts will share data from schema case studies, discuss strategies for implementation – especially for large-scale enterprise sites – along with digging into Microsoft’s latest voice search research. Learn how all verticals - tech, banks, auto, hotels and retailers [...]

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Microsoft Goes Open Source With One Of Its Bing Algorithms

Microsoft made its Space Partition Tree And Graph (SPTAG) algorithm available to all as an open source GitHub project. This algorithm is used in their own Bing search engine. The algorithm uses vector search and deep learning models, which provides results based on search intent. The intent of the algorithm is designed to allow users [...]

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Google App Actions Expands With Four New Categories

First showed off at Google I/O last year, App Actions is expanding with built-in intents for four new App Action categories: Health and fitnessFinance and bankingFood orderingRidesharing These new intents are aimed at enabling developers to integrate their apps with Google Assistant. Developers can start integrating the new actions immediately. Google says that it will [...]

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We Live In The Age Of Voice Assistance (Here’s Why)

More and more people are comfortable interacting with devices using their voice. How does that change the world of marketing? In this episode of the award-winning Here's Why digital marketing video series, Mark Traphagen shares key insights from Google on how voice assistance is changing our world. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVAeqyFvCk4

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