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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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Twitter Introduces Voice Tweets

A new feature on Twitter is being tested which lets users record voice clips to publish as tweets. Voice tweets join the many existing ways in which users can communicate on Twitter includingphotos, videos, GIFs, and plain text. “Over the years, photos, videos, gifs, and extra characters have allowed you to add your own flair [...]

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Top 10 CMS Features to Increase Traffic & Revenue from Mobile, Schemas, Voice, and Direct Answers

Whether you have a hotel website, retail store page, restaurant website, auto dealer site, banking site, healthcare site or corporate site – there are key elements you can leverage to drive more organic traffic. Discover how key features in your content management system (CMS) can help maximize your website’s revenue for next-generation SEO, mobile technology, [...]

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Google Begins Testing Duplex Internationally

For the first time, Google is testing the Duplex technology internationally, which was announced on Tuesday. The service will be used to confirm holiday operating hours for a pilot group of New Zealand businesses. “Businesses in this pilot group will receive an automated call from Google asking to confirm their hours for the upcoming Labour Day [...]

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Google’s Voice AI Resonates In New Pixel Recorder App

A sound recording application has been released by Google for its newly released Pixel 4 smartphone. This application is simply called Recorder, and it recognizes speech and uses artificial intelligence to produce a written transaction of the recording. Users will be able to search for words and phrases as well as other sounds, like music an [...]

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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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Google Turns On ‘Continued Conversation’ In The Google Assistant

One of the ways Google is attempting to make interactions with the Assistant more natural is allowing follow-up questions and interactions without having to repeat "Hey Google" each time.  The company announced a new feature called “Continued Conversation” at its developer conference in May. Continued Conversation launches today in the US, and allows users to have a [...]

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Voice Usage on Mobile Devices is Growing: Here’s Why

On a modern ship, the captain controls the vessel with voice commands to the engine room. Thanks to voice-enabled devices such as smartphones and smart speakers, we can control our homes, get information, and perform many tasks with voice, too. In this episode of the popular Here's Why digital marketing video series, Stone Temple's Eric [...]

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