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  • patrykkg
    Inviting new pros to join the Community!
    It has been incredible to watch this new Community grow, with all of us leading it. To see what we have built, check out this post about where we started and how far we’ve come in these first weeks. Next week, we’ll be inviting a ne…
    patrykkg 27 views 6 comments Most recent by DustiO Community News
  • CaptJJ
    Getting started
    Been doing photography now many years and in the last 15 more seriously. Retired Navy and now focus on this. Doing great with family, senior, pet, event shoots but would like to know how everyone really got their foot in the door wi…
    CaptJJ 125 views 10 comments Most recent by DustiO Network and Collaborate
  • DustiO
    Growth advice from marketing experts.
    One of the perks of Thumbtack Pro Rewards is the chance to attend a workshop led by marketing experts. During our summer Pro Rewards period pros with Gold and Platinum status learned about marketing strategies with Boot Camp Digital…
    DustiO 2.3K views 11 comments Most recent by DustiO Thumbtack Pro Rewards
  • DustiO
    Coming soon - Thumbtack Pro Rewards
    We’re introducing a new rewards program, Thumbtack Pro Rewards.  (Check out this video to learn more.) When the program launches on September 1st, you’ll be automatically enrolled. This program was built together with pros like you,…
    DustiO 415 views 11 comments Most recent by DustiO Thumbtack Pro Rewards
  • DustiO
    Welcome to our new Community members! (9/27)
    If you're tagged in this post, you've joined the Community in September - and we're so glad you're here. Drop a comment and introduce yourself - post a pic, a link to your Thumbtack profile, tell us about your business - or whatever…
    DustiO 119 views 8 comments Most recent by DustiO Community News
  • DustiO
    Welcome to our new Community members! (8/30)
    If you're tagged in this post, you've joined the Community in August. We're so glad you're here. Drop a comment and introduce yourself - post a pic, a link to your Thumbtack profile, tell us about your business - or whatever you wan…
    DustiO 25 views 2 comments Most recent by DustiO Community News
  • 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 275 views 3 comments Most recent by OnesimusLLC Business Resources
  • cakenweights
    Glitching?
    I got a lead today & it looks like I could see another pros message. I worry that these messages aren’t going to the lead at all. Unfortunately the leads I’ve been getting have been unresponsive lately which worries me if I am p…
    cakenweights 185 views 2 comments Most recent by Azhandyman Thumbtack Resources
  • DustiO
    Meet the faces behind Thumbtack.
    After a recent Thumbtack success workshop, community member and Platinum pro @ParuGambhir shared, “All these years we’ve grown up with TT - it was great to see the people behind the scenes.”  And a Boston area Thumbtack pro told us,…
    DustiO 36 views 0 comments Started by DustiO Inspiration
  • Marlene_Dawdy
    Leads
    Does anyone have any suggestions on how to avoid spam leads. I don't mind paying for a valid lead but when I get text messages only saying hello and do you have a driver's license when they requested data entry, it annoys me to spen…
    Marlene_Dawdy 96 views 7 comments Most recent by Azhandyman Network and Collaborate
  • Call_Emmy21
    My leads and views have gone to Zero!
    Has anyone seen a major decline in leads? I still have the same budget as before but yesterday, I got zero views and today, about 13. My views per day usually are hundreds. I tried customer support and they were not at all helpful. …
    Call_Emmy21 571 views 9 comments Most recent by COC_Ent_2013 Community News
  • DustiO
    AUGUST CONTEST: Back to school tips for parent entrepreneurs?
    Even as I type this I cannot believe it is already August and my son goes back to school in 2 short weeks. This year's back-to-school efforts seem even more daunting than usual, since he did remote learning all last year. What about…
    DustiO 108 views 11 comments Most recent by Meckell Community News
  • DustiO
    Your rewards in action.
    We’ve talked a lot about the Thumbtack Pro Rewards* program and how it works, but let’s get down to the fun part - the rewards.  When you reach Silver status in Thumbtack Pro Rewards you have access to things like expedited chat and…
    DustiO 115 views 0 comments Started by DustiO Thumbtack Pro Rewards
  • DustiO
    Wedding photography discussion
    @Noble_Canon posted a really great discussion topic in the Wedding Photographers group that I wanted to highlight for the wedding industry pros in the Community. You can read the full post here, but he talks about how to handle larg…
    DustiO 76 views 0 comments Started by DustiO Inspiration
  • Meckell
    Meet Adriana.
    Meet Florida chef Adriana, and hear what she thinks about being an entrepreneur. What’s your favorite thing about what you do? The best part of what I do is meeting new people all the time, being creative in every event that I have …
    Meckell 232 views 0 comments Started by Meckell Inspiration
  • cakenweights
    Have phone numbers helped anyone? I’d prefer emails.
    I recently came back to using thumbtack as a pro & know about the new phone numbers feature. I am wondering if anyone had actually gotten a response from a prospect through texting/calling when they aren’t “reading” messages on …
    cakenweights 181 views 6 comments Most recent by Mage Thumbtack Resources
  • Meckell
    National Suicide Prevention Week
    It’s National Suicide Prevention Week. We’ll be sharing resources about mental health, mental illness, and suicide prevention help on our social media channels. Be sure to follow us on Instagram to see more.
    Meckell 16 views 0 comments Started by Meckell Inspiration
  • OnTheRockies
    Another Pro copied my profile
    Recently I worked with a freelance contractor who told me of another pro they worked with who mentioned me by name. I had not heard of this other pro in my industry, and I somewhat regularly check out the competition to see where we…
    OnTheRockies 57 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO Thumbtack Resources
  • musicmanwiththeplan
    Musicians and Event Professionals on Thumbtack - Paying For Non-responsive Clients
    I am a highly rated musician on Thumbtack with a robust client base. I have used every major online marketplace you can think of to get clientele, and I am highly rated on all of them. I am lucky enough to make 100% of my income thr…
    musicmanwiththeplan 348 views 9 comments Most recent by musicmanwiththeplan Thumbtack Resources
  • Meckell
    August Pro Highlights
    "Thumbtack has been a pivotal tool in allowing my wife and I to grow our business. When you are getting started, no matter how good your work may be, if you don’t have a means to connect with people, you can’t get very far. Thu…
    Meckell 77 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO Inspiration
  • Jenn
    Community at Thumbtack - Parents
    At Thumbtack, we champion the working parent. The Parents ERG was created to ensure employees who are parents and caregivers feel empowered and supported by providing a community. Improving policies and company norms is an important…
    Jenn 6 views 1 comment Most recent by DustiO Inspiration

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