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topic id 25265: Pricing
topic id 24883: The purpose of promotion and set your budget in advance
topic id 22503: Leads
topic id 26197: Paying twice for the same lead
topic id 22064: Questionable leads
topic id 14288: Declined "Leads" charged
topic id 19454: Marketing Executive From Thumbtack Chooses Promoted Lead, Then Radio Silence
topic id 18206: New Model?
topic id 100: Is quick reply worthy of charge?
bauti0202

What to expect when importing Facebook Reviews

I want to import reviews from Facebook. But before doing so I want to know how it works. Because Facebook does not have a star rating system like Thumbtack. It has a recommendation system. So how exac...
by bauti0202 Level 4 07-11-2019
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mnemosyne

Insights View Type

Under your insights, does anybody know the difference between "listing view" & "profile view"? What does "listing view" even mean? That somebody scrolled through the list of providers and saw your lis...
by mnemosyne Level 7 07-08-2019
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Trace

Why can`t I submit a quote without creating a budget?

When I try to submit a quote, I am required to create a budget.  I do not want to create a budget; whereas, TT decides who I should be submitting a quote to. I will only submit a quote to the prospect...
by Trace Level 5 07-03-2019
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WerkFitnessSD

Thumbtack Success: Before/After Changes

I have been on TT for a couple years now, and have been through all of the changes they've made. Since the newest "search ranking" idea came online, it's been nothing short of a disaster, evidenced by...
by WerkFitnessSD Level 5 07-01-2019
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Moraxus

I'm always getting leads early in the morning while asleep

I've set my service hours to 10am to midnight but when I promote my profile leads are contacting me early in the morning before 10am while I'm still asleep and I cant reply right away thus I'm wasting...
by Moraxus Level 4 07-01-2019
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Lar

How do leads end up on the Jobs tab?

I'm trying to figure out precisely what criteria/circumstances/process Thumbtack usesto determine how and when the job details for a lead is broadcast/syndicated to the Jobs tab of its Pros.If a job p...
by Lar Level 9 06-28-2019
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tmholbert

How is the ranking calculated?

Ranking? I see several other competitors ahead of me in ranking and just wanted to know how it works? I viewed thier profiles and most arent even complete with zero pictures and less reviews. What giv...
by tmholbert Level 5 06-27-2019
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Jessicajones838

Want honest opinion

How many of you have notice that a lot of leads look the same with different names and material but same location ?
by Jessicajones838 Level 4 06-26-2019
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ScottA

Resource of the week: Search results and rank

Hey everyone! This week I wanted to share this help article about search results and rank. Many of you will already be familiar with the concepts in this article, but if you're new to Thumbtack it's a...
by Thumbtack Employee ScottA Thumbtack Employee 06-26-2019
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ScottArcangel

Are ghost leads in violation of the terms of service?

Terms of UseLast Updated: November 1, 2018PROHIBITIONSAs a user of the Platform, you may not:Sign up for, negotiate a price for, use, or otherwise solicit a Pro Service with no intention of following ...
by ScottArcangel Level 7 06-26-2019
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