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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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Google Podcasts Gets A Redesign And iOS Rollout

On March 25, Google announced that the Google Podcast app has become available for iOS devices. Another part of the announcement includes the web version of the app now supporting subscriptions. The app has also been reorganized with a tabbed user interface that includes an Explore section where users are shown new show and episode recommendations [...]

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How to Put a Social Media Crisis Communication Plan in Place

In this video, you’ll learn about the world of crisis communications and how social media plays a significant role in this specialized area of communications and marketing. What is a crisis? Crises have been defined as events that either cause harm or the potential for harm to an individual or organization. Whether the harm produces [...]

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Hamlet Batista On Scaling And Automating SEO With Code

Barry Schwartz and and Hamlet Batista, the CEO of RankSense, sat own and chatted about using technology to help automate, scale and streamline your daily work. During their conversation, the two talked about how to scale your SEO through technologies. It can help you take on more SEO work, while automating some of the repetitive [...]

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Choose Your Own Ad Venture With LinkedIn Conversation Ads

SEJ Main Digital Marketing News: Week of March 20th, 2020 LinkedIn launches a feature we actually want to have a conversation aboutGoogle develops new properties to help update eventsBrands can easily create custom lenses in SnapchatFacebook reaches out a helping hand to small businesses in a time of need Plus, learn how to make the [...]

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Google My Business Not Functioning As Expected Under The Strain Of Coronavirus

On March 20, Google temporarily disabled new local reviews as well as the ability of businesses to post review responses. Although this was previewed in Google’s earlier announcement about limited GMB functionality during the coronavirus crisis, it took many local SEOs by surprise. https://twitter.com/JoyanneHawkins/status/1242071745953218566?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1242071745953218566&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fsearchengineland.com%2Fgoogle-my-business-not-functioning-as-expected-under-the-strain-of-coronavirus-331269 By March 23, a number of local SEOs complained about various problems and delays in posting [...]

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Yelp Announces Fundraising Partnership With GoFundMe To Support Local Businesses

After Yelp announced a $25 million relief package for small businesses impacted by the coronavirus last week, Yelp is announcing a fundraising partnership with GoFundMe with the objective to enable Yelp users to donate to businesses directly through Yelp. Many GoFundMe pages have already been created by a number of local businesses. This program will automatically place [...]

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Twitter Echoes YouTube With Automated Review Processes, Instagram Tests Another Camera Feature

On March 20, YouTube made some efforts to maintain its content ecosystem with automated review process during the COVID-19 outbreak. Twitter decided to do the same by implementing its own moderation process that relies on automation tools to detect and remove violating content. With automatic reviews popping up left and right on multiple platforms, it is [...]

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Google Temporarily Disables Local Reviews

It seems Google has disabled local reviews functionality for both consumers AND business owners. SterlingSky’s Jason Brown first flagged this issue on Friday. Joy Hawkins, also of SterlingSky, added, “Any review responses posted right now aren’t publishing live. Same thing with leaving new reviews. None of the reviews I left 5 min ago are publishing.” https://twitter.com/keyserholiday/status/1241062042691223552?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1241062042691223552&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fsearchengineland.com%2Fgoogle-temporarily-disables-local-reviews-331179 When [...]

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Max Prin On Technical SEO Tools And PWAs

Barry Schwartz and the head of technical SEO at Merkle, Max Prin, spoke about some of the new free tools he helped to build at technicalseo.com. Max said that he benefits from building out the tools because it helps him understand how search engines work. The two talked about PWAs and how he likes the [...]

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