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topic id 24883: The purpose of promotion and set your budget in advance
topic id 22503: Leads
topic id 25265: Pricing
topic id 26197: Paying twice for the same lead
topic id 22064: Questionable leads
topic id 14288: Declined "Leads" charged
topic id 18721: Old format
topic id 19454: Marketing Executive From Thumbtack Chooses Promoted Lead, Then Radio Silence
topic id 18206: New Model?
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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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Philbomb

I believe that Thumbtacks "Ranking" system is unethical

I'm having a problem, and I don't seem to be able to get the Thumbtack administration to consider that their algorithm system is unethical.  I have been a Thumbtack Dog Training Professional with Thum...
by Philbomb Level 6 Saturday
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MGR1

Where do freelancers work from?

Hey all -- curious to hear about where all the freelancers on Thumbtack in creative or software industries work from? Is it mostly coffee shops like Starbucks, or just from your home? I feel like home...
by MGR1 Level 4 Friday
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hwoodartchick

Invite Pros

I can't access "invite Pros" per the posted instructions.  There is no such selection in a drop-down menu when I click on my name in the upper right on my page.  Does anyone know how I can do this?
by hwoodartchick Level 1 Wednesday
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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 3 weeks ago
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pgrether

Summer

Hello Everyone!It has been a while since I have been on here!! I have been either busy or working on developing new business! That is the one thing that I have noticed and that is during the summer it...
by pgrether Level 5 4 weeks ago
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Jim_ggf

Top Pro Status

So correct me please because maybe I am wrong. In order to be a Top Pro, we need to be 4.8 Stars or Higher, over 5 verified leads and pay for at least 75% of the leads we recieve? If not then are cust...
by Jim_ggf Level 4 06-14-2019
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TheLast10SF

Why don't we ever hear more about TT demand generation efforts?

Leads in my categories have been pretty slow for the last few weeks (in fact for the first time in a year I don't have a next project committed) which got me thinking - if TT is all about generating h...
by TheLast10SF Level 7 06-14-2019
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VideoTerry

Packaged Services

Today, I learned about something called "Packaged Services" where you can pre-pay for, say, as little as $200 and get $400 in bidding value (my term). Is this true? This is as close to the old "credit...
by VideoTerry Level 6 06-10-2019
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Juliarenareal

How do I get rid of the HP Support Assistant?

The HP Support Assistant (HPSA) comes pre-installed on many HP computers. Its most important purpose is to keep your HP computer performing updates and scheduled updates that HP deems important. Howev...
by Juliarenareal Level 1 05-23-2019
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jcp

Monthly Totals - what are your numbers?

What were your totals for April? I want to know how other Top Pros are doing. I spent $216 with TT - 17 leads over three service categories I offer. 7 ghosted me - 1 posted twice and contact 14 pros b...
by jcp Level 9 05-20-2019
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