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Noah Britton

I'm Noah Britton, the founder of Thrive. I've been running a website agency since 2002 and focusing on WordPress since 2015. My job at Thrive is to understand the goals and problems of our clients and propose the appropriate solution and I'm backed by an amazing team. I'm passionate about tools, process, and technology, some of which I recommend on our blog.

The Magic Wand and Your Primary Call To Action

What is the #1 Goal of Your Website

By Noah Britton | January 1, 2018

If you could wave a magic wand and have your website’s visitors do one thing on your website, what would it be? That’s called your primary call-to-action. You may not have a magic wand, but here are some “spells” you can cast on your website to drive users toward this action. How to use a call-to-action. What is a call-to-action? […]

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Can We Please Research Your Competition First

Research your competition before designing your new website

By Noah Britton | November 11, 2017

Competition research is the practice of discovering and documenting companies that providing the same services as you. It is an essential step in designing the most effective website for your business. Competition research can also be an important component of Local SEO. Professional or amateur competition research? Should you do competition research yourself? Depends on how much time you have […]

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Fastest Way to Lose 5000 on a Website Build

Fastest Way to Lose $5,000 on a Website Build

By Noah Britton | September 10, 2017

You wouldn’t build a house without a blueprint. Why would you build a website without one? Yet the fact remains that many companies create a website without first properly outlining what they are going to build. They don’t fully answer the question, why are we building this website. You need a company that knows what questions to ask and what […]

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33000 Websites are Hacked Every Day

33,000 Websites are Hacked Every Day

By Noah Britton | July 3, 2017

People often ask me why anyone would want to hack their website. There are three main reasons why they want to breach your security. They want your website to send out spam. They want data your website may contain such as mailing list details, credit card information, or user passwords They want to install code that will download malicious software […]

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How Much Does it Cost to Build a Website

How Much Does it Cost to Build a Website?

By Noah Britton | April 2, 2017

How much does it cost to build a website? This is the most common question we get at Thrive. I understand that cost is usually the #1 thing on people’s minds when starting a new project. However, it’s the same as asking how much does it cost to build a house? Hand on heart the cost of your project has […]

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