Introducing Thrive Apprentice

Today, we're rolling out a new feature in several of our themes. The feature is called Thrive Apprentice and it's perfect for anyone who wants to create a course, information product or any other kind of well organized membership content.

Watch the video for a tour of the new feature.​

How to Track Conversion Goals in Clicky Analytics

Clicky is a website analytics tool that's often used as an alternative to Google Analytics, because it's a lot less complicated.

As with all reporting tools, the data you get in Clicky isn't that useful until you do some customization and digging. The first step to getting more valuable and actionable reports is to start tracking conversions. This guide will show you exactly how to do that.

How to Optimize a Website With Low Traffic

At Thrive Themes, we're passionate about making better, more effective websites. One of the best ways to optimize a website is A/B testing, because it allows you to make real improvements and gain insights of the best kind: those based on cold, hard facts.

Unfortunately, you need to already get traffic to your site, in order to get your hands on those cold, hard facts and that's bad news for brand new websites or any site that hasn't built up a lot of traffic yet.

But despair not: here's a simple, 3-step guide to optimizing low traffic websites.​ Watch the video to discover the 3 steps and see which mistakes you must avoid.

The Non-Techy Way to Track Revenue in Your Analytics

You analytics data becomes infinitely more useful once you start tracking conversions and revenue. Revenue tracking helps you truly understand what your most valuable pages and traffic sources are and how to improve your website.

Unfortunately, setting up revenue tracking is usually complicated and requires some custom coding. If you're not ready to take that step yet, here's the simplest guide you'll find to start tracking revenue (almost) no matter which analytics tool you use... and all without touching a single line of code!

Where’s the Ultra-Multi-Purpose Chameleon Thrive Theme?

Take a look at the current state of the WordPress themes marketplace and you quickly come away with one conclusion: if you want to sell a premium WordPress theme, it should be ultra-customizable. In fact, it should appeal to everyone and be suitable for every type of website imaginable.

​With Thrive Themes, we are deliberately not getting on board with this trend and here are the top 5 reasons why not.

Traffic vs. Effective Traffic

Today's video is about a certain kind of website optimization that can provide a big but almost invisible benefit to your business.

What you'll discover in the video is a distinction between how much traffic you're theoretically getting and how much (useful) traffic you're really getting and it's a distinction that is partially lost to your web analytics tool.

Watch the video to see exactly what I mean.​

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