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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FTC Smacks Down Anti-Review ‘Non-Disparagement Clauses’ In Form Contracts

There are several studies going around that show how important reviews are to a consumer's decision-making when it comes to making purchases. In order to protect the integrity of online reviews, Congress passed The Consumer Review Fairness Act (CRFA) in 2016. This was largely modeled on an earlier California law. The intention of CRFA was to “prohibit the [...]

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Facebook Marketing API To Get ‘Special Ad Category’ Field For Housing, Employment, Credit Advertisers

Facebook is adding the same Special Ad Category field that came out for Ad Managers in July to its Marketing API next month. This update is designed for marketers and developers running housing, employment and credit ads, which limits the set of targeting options to keep marketers from running discriminatory ad campaigns. “All developers that want [...]

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Twitter Introduces 6-Second Viewable Video Ad Bids

Twitter is rolling out a new video ad bidding option that lets advertisers run 15-second or shorter video ads, but only be charged if the ad is viewed for 6 seconds with pixels at 50% in-view. Twitter called it a “Flexible option for advertisers who care about the completed view metric, but are ready to [...]

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Conductor Purchase Price Revealed: $15.8M Cash + $97.8M Stock

Early last year, SEO firm Conductor was acquired by WeWork (now known as "The We Company"), but the purchase price wasn't revealed until Thursday when We’s S-1 filing was released. The deal was made for $15.8 million in cash and $97.8 million in Series AP-1 Preferred Stock. The total transaction was valued at just over $113 [...]

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Google My Business Adds Bulk Review Management

Google has add the ability for users to see reviews across multiple listings on a single page. These can be seen within Google My Business reviews section at https://business.google.com/reviews. Google made the announcement over here saying “Businesses can view reviews for multiple listings at once. With bulk reviews, you’ll be able to view, reply to, and flag reviews for [...]

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Google Opens Up To Fantasy Sports Ads In The U.S.

According to an announcement made on August 13, due to changes in advertising policies, Google will start accepting ads from fantasy sports services in certain US states this month. Fantasy sports companies like DraftKings, FanDuel, and Yahoo Daily Fantasy will have the ability to buy ads across Google properties, such as Search and YouTube, via [...]

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Google Is Aware Of Sites Hosted On Another’s Subdomain

According to Google, hosting content in a subdomain or subfolder of another entity's site isn't against its guidelines, but that it's improving is systems to recognize that content and treat it accordingly. This came from the Google Webmasters Twitter account on August 14. Here is what the tweet said: "We’ve been asked if third-parties can host content [...]

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