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November 24, 2015

4 Web Design Features That Adds Value For Visitors

4 Web Design Features That Add Value To Your Site Visitors
Content management platforms like WordPress use widgets and add-ons to dramatically improve the appearance and capabilities of a web design. These features can empower any web design to compete at a high level for business. There are four web design features in particular that add immediate value to the eyes of visitors, and you can take advantage of these features to make your website more accessible and engaging. Read Full Article »

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November 23, 2015

An Introduction to PPC Keyword Match Types

ppc keyword match types

Keyword match types may seem confusing, even overwhelming to some. Understanding of how they are used properly in a PPC keyword strategy is fundamental to any campaign’s short and long term success via higher click-through-rates, lower cost-per-clicks and increased conversions. In this article we’re going to summarize how keyword match types work and how you can use them to jumpstart and potentially save any struggling pay-per-click campaign from near disaster. Read Full Article »

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November 18, 2015

WordPress Security In 5 Steps

WordPress Security In 5 Easy Steps

It is a common misconception that WordPress websites are not as secure as other websites. The truth is there is no website on the internet that is 100% secure. Just ask the CIA. However, there are still security measures that can make your site less vulnerable to hacker attacks. Put these 5 security steps into practice to maximize your WordPress site security and keep potential hackers at bay. Read Full Article »

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November 13, 2015

SEO Content Writing: 4 Secrets Of Top Content Writing Services

4 Secrets Of Content Writing Services
Once you have targeted your perfect customer to create content for, it’s time to bring your content writing services to life. If you find this task daunting, know that you are in the company of the greatest writers of all time. This article will discuss the top four secrets of successful content writing services. By learning from these trade secrets, you can improve your own content writing prowess and dramatically increase the success of your online campaigns. Read Full Article »

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November 10, 2015

4 Ways To Create Valuable E-commerce Reviews

4 Ways To Create Valuable E-Commerce Reviews
Did you know that two-thirds of consumers will read product reviews before making an online purchase? With millions of products featured online, the value of e-commerce reviews can help drive additional product sales. But not all product reviews are created equal. It’s important to guide your reviewers on what you want them to express about your product. Here are four things your company should be doing to help create valuable e-commerce reviews. Read Full Article »

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November 9, 2015

Thrive Receives Honorable Mention Award For Web Design

MARCOM Honarable Mention For Web Design

The Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals has recently announced the winners for their annual MarCom Awards. The website that Thrive Internet Marketing redesigned for the City of Granbury Convention & Visitors Bureau received a honorable mention in the web design category. You can see the before and after design for the VisitGranbury.com website in our portfolio section.

The MarCom Awards is an international creative competition for print, visual, audio and web materials and programs. There were over 6,500 entries from 17 countries across the world competing for the award this year.

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November 5, 2015

How Retailers Can Use Beacon Technology

How Retailers Can Use Beacon Technology
You may have heard about beacon technology, but your not too sure what it is. Even though the technology has been around for a couple of years, beacon technology is one of the hottest marketing tactics for retailers right now. A recent study found that beacon technology will drive $44 billion in retail sales next year. Another study found 46% of retailers have launched a beacon program this year. This is up 15% from the previous year. So lets see what all of the hype is about. Read Full Article »

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November 4, 2015

Why It’s Vital To Understand Web Analytics Of Your Business Website

Why It Important To Understand Web Analytics
Creating an online marketing campaign is a challenge, but determining if it is working by analyzing web analytics is another challenge entirely. Despite its usefulness, only 60% of marketers use social media analytics tools to track campaigns. Only 48% use metrics for brand analysis and even fewer use metrics to track competitive intelligence, with a surprisingly low rate of 40%. Here’s why it is vital to monitor web analytics for your business website. Read Full Article »

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October 29, 2015

What Is Remarketing & How It Is Retargeting Your Perfect Customer

What Is RemarketingTo answer the common question “what is remarketing?” it’s important to remember the never-ending challenge of marketing: Where is the perfect customer that is both an ideal and realistic target for your marketing efforts? Remarketing is a powerful tool that allows you to tag landing pages with pixels that help you track your perfect customer’s behavior online. Once you understand this behavior, you can start retargeting your visitors with advertisements based on their online interests. Tracking pixels guide ads with search remarketing that follow a user across an advertising network and increases your chances of making a conversion. These conversions can be an e-commerce sale, lead form fill-out, or even a Facebook like. The possibilities are endless! Here are some of the most effective ways of remarketing that can work for your business. Read Full Article »

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October 23, 2015

5 WordPress Developer Myths You Need To Know


There’s so much true and bogus information about WordPress web design it’s tough filtering thru it all. A WordPress developer must constantly address myths on the best ways to maintain the security and performance of a WordPress website, especially those that are unfounded. What makes these misconceptions particularly infectious is that most of them contain an element of truth but are heavily distorted. By learning to spot these myths, you can spend your time and energy focused on more productive methods of site improvement. Let’s set the record straight with 5 of the most common WordPress developer myths now debunked. Read Full Article »

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