Classes and Events

WordCamp Asheville 2019!

Hello from Janine, Project Manager here at Big Boom Design. Once again, I’m writing this from our office in West Asheville. The rain has made a quiet, productive atmosphere today, I’m hearing a lot of quiet clicking and key tapping. But the excitement is building. We’re only two days out from WordCamp Asheville 2019! We are so pleased to be Gold Sponsors of WordCamp Asheville for two years in a row. Boomer, a founding organizer, has been an avid supporter of the local WordPress community for many years and we’re happy to be involved in WordCamp at nearly every level. Some of us are volunteering at Precamp, the day-long WordPress bootcamp Boomer’s leading on Friday. I’m speaking Saturday afternoon about project management on the cheap. We’ll be hanging around the booth Saturday and Sunday, stop by and say hello or meet more of the team. Make sure you pick up some new swag or challenge us to a holodeck battle–er, vintage console video game. On the Theme It’s especially significant to me to be speaking at WordCamp this year because of the Star Trek theme. I’m a pretty casual fan myself, but my grandmother was an avid watcher of all the shows. She inducted all her kids and grandkids into not just science fiction television, but also scifi literature and a general interest in space, along with my engineer grandpa. Whenever I stayed over at their house, the evening’s activity...

Understanding Google Analytics for Business Owners

A wise person once said, “If you can’t track it, it doesn’t really exist”. Google Analytics is a free tool that lets us track website traffic and make decisions about how to move forward with content and design. Boomer Sassmann (owner of Big Boom Design) will be teaching a free Google Analytics class today (February 23rd) at the Enka/Candler AB Tech Campus. The class will be held from 3:00 to 6:00 and no registration is needed. The class is meant for people who do not have experience with Google Analytics and are interested in learning the basics of how to track their website...