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February 26, 2015

5 Traits of a Great WordPress Developer In Dallas

Five Traits of a Great WordPress Developer
Whether your small business is in need of a complete website overhaul or does not have a website at all, choosing a WordPress developer in Dallas is the way to go. Local professionals can create a powerful and efficient website for your business that also takes the local market into consideration. This is especially crucial in a world where search engines deliver locally-themed results to users and rank local businesses in terms of authority. From SEO to customer service, here are the top five things to look for when hiring a Dallas WordPress developer. Read Full Article »

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February 25, 2015

Choosing The Right WordPress Designer In Dallas

Keys To Selecting The Right WordPress Designer In Dallas
A streamlined website is essential to any small business looking to build a presence online. WordPress offers one of the most user-friendly platforms on the internet, but a good developer can be hard to find. Hiring a local WordPress designer in Dallas is the best way to get a website that truly meets the needs of your individual business. Here are the top four traits to look for when hiring a Dallas WordPress designer. Read Full Article »

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February 20, 2015

Using Hello Bar to Increase Email Sign Ups / Lead Generation

Using Hello Bar For Lead Generation / Email Sign Ups
Maximizing the monetary value of visitors to a website has been the tough nut to crack for small business owners since the nascent days of the web. The goal is to collect vital information needed for marketing that may be utilized at a later date to provide opportunities for savings and corporate outreach.

Reaching out to potential subscribers does not need to be a major challenge. Readers, if presented with the invitation in a unobtrusive and friendly manner, will readily provide their contact information. The question is how to straddle the line between getting the request in front of the reader without obstructing access to the needed information.

Hello Bar handles this task easily, by creating an easily recognizable, though unobtrusive, banner at the top of the web page. This banner can be customized to either show an email sign up form, social media buttons, and even a custom link to a specific landing page. Here is how easy it is to use: Read Full Article »

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February 16, 2015

Increase Social Sharing With These Five WordPress Plugins

5 WordPress Plugins To Increase Social Sharing
Sharing is an essential component to any effective social media marketing strategy. Social sharing plugins make it possible for visitors to any website to share content with a single click, making them essential for content to achieve viral status. The best way to drive traffic to a website is to produce quality organic content that drives visitors to share what they found after reading it. These five WordPress plugins will make the sharing process as easy as pushing a button. Read Full Article »

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February 9, 2015

SkyStats Flies Into PressNomics 2015

SkyStats Plugin Release at PressNomics
“It’s a dark and scary world out there,” said Joshua Strebel, CEO of WordPress hosting company Pagely. “People are using Drupal and Joomla!” Laughs and claps roared from a crowd of 250 + WordPress marketing agencies, plugin developers, and designers. Read Full Article »

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January 22, 2015

The No Link Approach To HVAC SEO

The No Link Approach To HVAC SEO
Every year a new “SEO is Dead” article is published proclaiming that current search engine optimization tactics no longer work. Well SEO is not dead, it is just morphing into it’s next phase. In this next phase HVAC contractors need to know that HVAC SEO is more than just building links. Read Full Article »

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January 20, 2015

Case Study: Adjusting Posting Schedule Saw 385% Increase In Engagement

Facebook Engagement Optimization Case Study
A law firm came to us to help increase their social media presence. They had some trouble getting people to like or comment on the content that they were sharing on their Facebook page. Thrive was able to analyze the law firm’s Facebook Insights data to create a strategy to increase engagement on the page. Read Full Article »

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January 16, 2015

8 Great SEO WordPress Articles for Beginners and Pros Alike

SEO WordPress Articles from SEO Experts

Just started your own blog in WordPress? Want to take your WordPress website to the next level? Heard about SEO but not really sure how to implement it? We’ve compiled some of the best SEO WordPress articles around to help you get your site where you want it to go.
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January 16, 2015

How Do You Apply A Filter In Google Analytics?

How To Apply A Filter In Google Analytics
In my previous article, How To Spot Referrer Spam In Google Analytics, we took a look at the different ways to identify referrer spam in your Google Analytics data. In this article we are going to look at how to banish the referrer spam from Google Analytics. So let’s get started. Read Full Article »

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January 14, 2015

2014’s Fun Moments at Thrive

Best Internet Marketing Company to work for

We’re already working our way through 2015, but we’ve got a lot of fun memories to appreciate as we look back at all the fun we had together at Thrive during 2014!

Here’s a quick recap of our best Thrive team and family moments from last year.
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