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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?
DustiO

Inspiration - Tell us your story.

The most amazing part of my job? The stories I hear of other pros who have overcome great odds to find success. I started my cake business after my husband was diagnosed with a brain tumor, and I real...
by Community Manager DustiO Community Manager 03-25-2019
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DefiningImagery

TT is INFLATING the number of views we actually get!!

I just realized that when they tell us we got X views, they add together the amount of views we had in the search results, plus the amount of profile views, to inflate the number! Here's an example ri...
by DefiningImagery Level 9 07-07-2019
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ScottArcangel

Beginning of the end of the Music Entertainment category...

Well... it's happened.Customers have been offered the option of under $300 for an event. Sure it's labeled with the caviat of "typically only for brief events or small groups" - however that hasn't st...
by ScottArcangel Level 7 07-06-2019
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Meckell

Welcome to our newest Community users! (7/3)

Hey all! If you’re tagged here, you’ve joined the Community in the last few weeks and we want to tell you Welcome!  A huge thank you to those of you who've already started engaging in conversations. E...
by Moderator Meckell Moderator 07-05-2019
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Kameron

Independence Day

The day we celebrate our independence as a country is almost here! Along with the fireworks, family reunions, concerts, carnivals, barbecues, picnics, and parades. I imagine these events in all types ...
by Moderator Kameron Moderator 07-03-2019
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DJStevie

June 2019 updates?

Did I miss something, or are there no updates for June to report?DJ Stevie 7-1-2019
by DJStevie Level 12 07-02-2019
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DustiO

Look back on Community meet-ups in June!

June has been a whirlwind of meet-ups within our pro community. We kicked off the month with a big pro event in Atlanta and then had the pleasure of meeting with pros on 8 other occasions. We hosted m...
by Community Manager DustiO Community Manager 06-28-2019
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HansenJC

Roadblocks To The Community

When I am working in my Thumbtack dashboard (where else would a Pro be when he is trying to use Thumbtack?), I at times would like to pop into the community and perhaps even stop by the water cooler. ...
by HansenJC Level 10 06-28-2019
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GrooveFit

Inappropriate client

As a female trainer, I am cautious about where I meet clients. I don’t usually take clients in their 20s, but this guy seemed to genuinely want to heal and prevent pains related to his work and inacti...
by GrooveFit Level 4 06-26-2019
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thattechjeff

Thumbtack Goes Beyond The Call Of Duty

We are probably almost all guilt of posting things about businesses mostly when we are unhappy. Trying to keep it level so I want to thank Thumbtack for going the extra mile in trying to get the syste...
by thattechjeff Level 5 06-24-2019
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Meckell

Welcome to our newest Community users! (6/20)

If you’ve been tagged here, you’ve joined the Community in the last week and we want to Welcome you all! The Community is all about connecting pros to each other and to us and engagement from great pr...
by Moderator Meckell Moderator 06-20-2019
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