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March 14, 2014

3 Free Tools To Help Decrease Your WordPress Page Load Time

3 Free Tools To Help Increase Page Load TimeHow often have you searched for something on the web only to close the first link (or three) because the page loaded too slowly? Today’s internet users are becoming more and more discriminating with their web usage, and time is an important factor. Search engines are beginning to factor load times into page rankings, but more important is how users are reacting to slow-loading pages. Some 50% of users expect a page to load in under 2 seconds, while 75% said they wouldn’t return to a page with a load time of 4-seconds or more. Some users even think slow websites are somehow less legitimate sources of information. This in turn results in lowered page views and reduced revenue. Luckily, there are tons of free tools available to help you optimize your WordPress website or blog for speedy loading. We’ve picked the top three to help give your site a super-quick speed boost. Read Full Article »

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March 11, 2014

Hire Our Professional WordPress Website Designers

wordpress designersAt Thrive, we use the most popular, easy-to-use, and flexible website creation tool: WordPress. For years, we have created websites using our detailed knowledge of WordPress plug-ins and designs. We build all of our client’s websites in WordPress which has allowed us to keep up with the ever-developing options and features available on this platform. We are experienced WordPress website designers. All of our work is professional and driven by your vision for your business.

What’s So Great About WordPress?

We use WordPress for many reasons. It is the best platform we have found that gives our clients almost unlimited options for their website’s features. Also, we use WordPress to help boost your business site’s ranking in the search engine results. There are several plug-ins available that Thrive website designers are competent in using to accomplish this. In addition to being flexible and efficient, WordPress is easy to use for people who don’t have technical experience. You don’t have to know anything about complicated codes to update your site. This makes WordPress a perfect solution for our non-technical clients. Read Full Article »

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February 25, 2014

Marketing Solutions for Busy Business Owners

business marketing solutionOwning a business isn’t easy. If it was, everyone would be doing it. You have to worry about taxes, payroll, government filings, insurance, and more. In addition to all this, you know your customers are not going to beat down your door unless you have an effective marketing strategy. Marketing on the Internet doesn’t have to be complicated. With Thrive, one of the top web marketing companies in Texas, we help provide a way for businesses to have a strong online presence while they are completely focused on running their business.

Business Website

If you don’t already have a website, your business is not reaching its potential. With our increasingly online society, more people are going to the search engines when they need a product or service. This means they are going to be finding your competitors if you are not in the game. In addition to getting more attention from web surfers, having a website for your business has other benefits. You can also add links to your social media site, run a blog, and grow an email list. When your customers associate you with knowledgeable, useful content, you become the authority for your niche market. Read Full Article »

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February 14, 2014

Self Storage Web Design

Our designs convert visitors into customers

Self Storage Website DesignThe self storage business is highly competitive, so you understand the value of a great location. Your online venue is just as important because it’s often your first contact with potential clients. At Thrive Internet Marketing we specialize in unique self storage web design that showcases your facilities and drives customers to your door. With more than 10 years of industry experience, we know what works. Read Full Article »

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February 13, 2014

Thrive: A Full Service Internet Marketing Company

full service internet marketing companyIn a world that is becoming increasingly digital, more and more businesses are focusing their marketing efforts on the Internet. Online marketing consists of many different areas that are all essential for a successful campaign. The problem is that many business owners don’t have time to run an all-out Internet marketing campaign. Additionally, successful Internet marketing involves tactics that search engines and marketing companies specialize in. Finding a company with the know-how to ensure your business grows from your marketing efforts is essential.

Thrive is a full service internet marketing company that can take some of this burden off of business owners. We work with our clients to help them develop a website and turn visitors into customers. We can help with your social media and PPC campaigns. We are also experts in Search Engine Marketing. Thrive can provide all these services and more, or the client can choose what areas Thrive will manage. Read Full Article »

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February 11, 2014

Why Small Businesses Should Move from HubSpot to WordPress

Move From HubSpot to WordPress
Are you looking to migrate from HubSpot to WordPress? At Thrive we have been helping new clients save money by moving their blog from HubSpot to WordPress. As WordPress experts, we are here to provide guidance on why WordPress is a flexible solution that allows you to easily manage your website as your company grows. Read Full Article »

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February 11, 2014

Community Bank Web Design

Let us help you reach your community

Community Bank Website Design CompanyCommunity banks play a vital role in fostering the growth of small businesses and enterprising individuals across the country. We appreciate that focus here at Thrive Internet Marketing because we share your commitment to nurturing success. We offer our professional expertise in community bank website design and development as an investment in rewarding marketing strategies tailored to your institution. Read Full Article »

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February 10, 2014

Credit Union Web Design

Let us show you how we can grow your membership

Credit Union Website DesignCredit unions enjoy a unique position in today’s economy by offering consumers smart alternatives and affordable rates. Here at Thrive Internet Marketing, we adhere to the same principles. Your online success depends on a friendly, attractive website that effectively communicates who you are while it converts interested visitors into satisfied members. Our extensive industry experience in credit union web design and development makes us an ideal partner for all your Internet strategies. Read Full Article »

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December 16, 2013

Yandex Disavows Links As Ranking Factor

Removing Links From AlgorithmAt a recent conference in Moscow the Head of Web Search at Yandex, Alexander Sadovsky, announced that the leading Russian search engine will stop incorporating the value of links in their ranking algorithm for commercial queries. While Yandex is not a household name in the United States, it has a sizeable market share of 60% in Russia (compared to 25% market share for Google). This strategy is quite interesting, in that most major search engines use the value of links as one of the more important ranking factors. Read Full Article »

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December 3, 2013

Why Self Storage Facilities Need Local SEO

Self Storage Local SEO Concepts
Should self storage companies invest in local SEO? We take a look at several reasons why owners and managers should partner with a local SEO company to help them improve their online local visibility. Read Full Article »

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