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  • Brad_Willis
    HELP.....New profile views have TANKED (Wedding Photography)
    Over the past 4 weeks, my profile views have dropped now (last week and this week) to litterally 0. Yes, that's Zero views for almost two weeks. I haven't had a lead in well over a month. I have changed nothing on my end, and would …
    Brad_Willis 45 views 3 comments Most recent by DustiO
  • Keithgking89
    New
    I’m new to this but I really need to find some work
    Keithgking89 25 views 2 comments Most recent by ShaquealThomas
  • shedoesitall22
    Help finding funds to start your business
    Im just curious, i always hear about different help that s out here to help people like myself and other black women that are trying to get there businessess up and going..but dont have enough revinue to do so, is there really help…
    shedoesitall22 16 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO
  • parvit
    Remote Availability and Skillset
    I continue to have issues getting refunds because some leads only want in person appointments or skills I do not offer. Remote Availability Issue: I was told to enable "remote" on my profile to let clients know I work re…
    parvit 26 views 1 comment Most recent by parvit
  • chilogm1
    same client keep booking
    I have a client who kept on booking me just to ask me question i have come to a decision to not work for her anymore but she stilll have options to book me and makes me loose money how can i fix that
    chilogm1 63 views 7 comments Most recent by D0G_TRAINING_WITH_MJ
  • dieuwke
    just introducing myself
    Hi, I am Dieuwke, dog trainer and owner of Orion Dog Training in San Jose, (www.oriondogtraining.com) Trying to see how this all works, Thank you,
    dieuwke 24 views 2 comments Most recent by soonerkimmy
  • kdiddy01
    Google or Outlook Calendar Sync
    so on Thursday i got a notification from the app telling me that FINALLY there was a Google Calendar Sync option! I got excited, clicked on it, only to have nothing happen....just an error message So i called Thumbtack thinking that…
    kdiddy01 348 views 3 comments Most recent by DustiO
  • gle2nm
    API
    Do you have an API available? I have my own CRM and I am looking to build the integration. All of the other lead generation providers have already given this information to me. I could not find anything on the internet. Thank you,…
    gle2nm 52 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO
  • BITBLeah
    Do you send out a follow up for a review to finished jobs?
    One of the best ways I have found to get a review from a client is by directly asking them, don't just think they'll provide you with one! Today, I received my 50th review from a client I had back in September!! I had sent somethin…
    BITBLeah 383 views 12 comments Most recent by HOLCS_2021
  • RogueRemodeling
    Are you having Blocked Calendar Issues ??
    Anyone else experiencing issues with customers bypassing your blocked calendar or days you are unavailable to work ?
    Poll RogueRemodeling 227 views 18 comments Most recent by Mage
  • Judy_Tourangeau
    Notification that another pro was marked hired, and or how many other pros received “targeted” leads
    Hello, one of the issues I’ve had with Thumbtack for a while and nothing has ever changed that I have noticed, is that it is unknown/ unclear with opportunities, or direct leads especially, when another pro has been hired or how man…
    Judy_Tourangeau 110 views 0 comments Started by Judy_Tourangeau
  • DustiO
    Pro Tips: Tax Prep for Small Businesses.
    Earlier this week we announced an exciting partnership with TurboTax, something set into motion, thanks to feedback from professionals like you. This weekend is one of the biggest weekends of the year for tax prep, so we asked Harve…
    DustiO 72 views 0 comments Started by DustiO
  • Brandon
    Tracking Past Profile Insight
    I'd like to get a better understanding of how my profile has preformed over the last few years. When we go into our Thumbtack profile there is a drop down tab in the top right that has a section called "Insight". In th…
    Brandon 40 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO
  • DustiO
    [POLL] What tools do you use most to increase your productivity?
    Share with us what tools would be most helpful to you, and comment below with what tools you currently use or would like to try using.
    Poll DustiO 29 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO
  • SMishra
    Rankings/Listings
    It's been three weeks and I have received zero targeted leads. I have been checking my rankings daily, and I do not even show up in the list of persons available for the service I offer. As a TopPro for several years, I find this …
    SMishra 62 views 4 comments Most recent by DustiO
  • DustiO
    Upcoming event from US Chamber of Commerce
    I registered for this event and thought some of you might be interested as well. The keynote speakers look pretty cool and the topic sounds really interesting. Here is the event page for more info. It's free and it's virtual! Hope t…
    DustiO 15 views 0 comments Started by DustiO
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  • Eric
    API connections?
    Does anyone know if Thumbtack has connections to other software? We use Jobber for our CRM and it's fantastic but having to manually enter in all my customer data into Jobber every time I get a lead is kinda crappy.
    Eric 377 views 3 comments Most recent by OnesimusLLC
  • Meckell
    How to look like a pro when you’re just getting started:
    Looking professional is key to your company’s growth, especially when you’re just starting out. But things that help your business look legitimate — reviews, customer testimonials, photos of completed projects — are collected over t…
    Meckell 45 views 0 comments Started by Meckell
  • CurlyBartender
    Amazing Business Resource
    Hi ! I just wanted to share one of my absolute favorite online organizing tools. Honeybook ! Honeybook has changed the way I send my clients proposals including contracts, invoices, brochures & so much more. Besides Thumbtack,…
    CurlyBartender 96 views 3 comments Most recent by Danielle_Penn
  • Meckell
    3 tips for female business owners:
    1. Know your worth. “Don’t undersell yourself. People won’t always pick the cheapest quote. Help people see your worth.” - Meghan Aro Negotiating price isn’t easy. Make sure you do the math on your value and costs — and scope out wh…
    Meckell 46 views 0 comments Started by Meckell
  • Meckell
    7 apps to keep your small business organized
    Between accounting, invoicing, marketing, and managing yourself and (if you have them) employees, it’s easy for your small business to take over your life. Luckily, there’s an app for that. Here are a few useful online tools to help…
    Meckell 86 views 0 comments Started by Meckell
  • DustiO
    Are you interested in teaching a virtual workshop in our Community?
    We are always looking for ways to help facilitate connection and foster growth within the Community. Virtual workshops are a great way to do that. If you have any ideas for workshops you'd like to attend, or if you'd like to teach …
    Poll DustiO 75 views 3 comments Most recent by MalenasMusicMore
  • Meckell
    Working from home? Here are a few productivity hacks:
    There are a lot of perks to working from home: freedom, flexible hours, and the time and money you save on the commute. But it also comes with challenges, like getting distracted and staying motivated, or on the other side of the sp…
    Meckell 68 views 0 comments Started by Meckell
  • Meckell
    5 small business marketing strategies
    Marketing is key to building a brand and finding customers — but with so many marketing channels out there, it can be difficult for small business owners to know which to choose. Here’s where to start. 1. Pick a business name that’s…
    Meckell 124 views 1 comment Most recent by patrykkg

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